Women's Resources of Kawartha Lakes

Site: Women's Resources

Service: Bridges of Kawartha Lakes

Description (Service) COVID19 No programs running at this time. 
Providing access to multiple services at one location for women 16+ who have experienced abuse or violence.  
Services include: 
* Safety planning  
* Family Court information 
* Admission to a safe shelter 
* Information about making a police report 
* Counseling 
* Children's Aid support and advice 
* Support applying for assistance 
* Housing  
Family Court Support Worker Program -- information on the family court process * assistance in preparing for family court proceedings (documenting history of abuse, accessing Legal Aid) * referral to specialized services and supports in the community * safety planning * court accompaniment to proceedings when appropriate 
Some of the service providers available at Bridges are:  
* Kawartha Sexual Assault Centre - Counsellor 
* Kawartha-Haliburton Children's Aid Society (KHCAS)  
* Women's Resources - Outreach Counselling and Community Support 
* Community Health Centre (Community Care) - Registered Nurse  
* Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) - Wellness worker  
* City of Kawartha Lakes Family Health Team - Registered Nurse
Service Details
Hours Mon 10 am-3 pm
Dates Closed Holiday Mondays
Areas Served Kawartha Lakes
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
Women who have experienced abuse or violence
Application Call for information. 
Family Court Support Worker Program -- victims of domestic violence involved in the family court process
Languages English - Reception, Website, Programs, Publications ; Interpretation services can be made available if required.
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Lindsay
Located In Community Lindsay
Address & Map
22 Russell St E
Lindsay, ON
Canada K9V 2A1
Intersection St Lawerence Street and Russell Street
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Washrooms, Parking, Entrance
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-879-9759 (call or text) 
705-878-4285 (call)
Crisis Phone 1-800-565-5350 or 705-878-3662
Fax 705-878-0022
E-Mail bridges@womensresources.ca
Website womensresources.ca/bridges-kawartha-lakes/
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/WomensResources
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/womensresources/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/@WomensRes_CKL
Primary Contact Cassandra, Bridges of Kawartha Lakes Coordinator
Primary Executive Lori Watson, Executive Director; Email: lwatson@womensresources.ca

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