Group Name: Flemingdon Neighbourhood Services – Violence Against Women
Description: Flemingdon Neighbourhood Services (FNS) is committed to enhancing the overall quality of life for residents of Flemingdon Park and the City of Toronto. As a multi-service organization, we are dedicated to increasing access to information and community resources for our clients through advocacy, empowerment and education. We facilitate the achievement of personal goals, provide support, promote safety and foster harmony, vitality and community development. We celebrate diversity by promoting understanding, acceptance and respect for each other.
The Women’s Program raises awareness and connects with women in the community regarding issues related to domestic violence, women’s rights and options. We support women through the choices they make, whether they remain in their homes and increase their safety or choose to leave their abusive situation. Individualized support includes and isn’t limited to, providing an understanding, professional and confidential environment for women in abusive relationships, assisting women in crisis due to their abusive relationship, and assisting women who are preparing to leave or have left abusive relationships. Women’s support groups:
- Groups enable women to build connections through peer support
- We offer women’s support groups throughout the year
- Here to Help is a support group for children who have witnessed abuse and their mothers
*** We provide these services primarily to women in Flemingdon Park and surrounding areas.
Where: 10 Gateway Boulevard, Suite 104 | Toronto, ON M3C 3A1
When: Please call for more information.
Contact: 416-424-2900 Exts. 16, 17 | firstname.lastname@example.org | www.fnservices.org