Cornerstone Family Violence Prevention Centre

Site: Cornerstone Family Violence Prevention Centre

Service: Community Counselling and Transitional Housing and Support Program

Description (Service) Community counsellors offer individual and group counselling to women and children who have been impacted by family violence. Counsellors also provide public education, advocacy, and referrals to other community services and resources. These services are available in various locations throughout the county. 
The Transitional Housing and Support Program assists women and their children who are victims of family violence to establish stable violence free lives in the community. The Transitional Support Counsellor will assist women in identifying and accessing the supports they require and assist women to find and maintain housing. The counsellor will also coordinate services with other community support agencies, provide public education, and advocate for women. 
Family Court Support Worker provides a variety of supports to victims of family violence as they go through the family court process. This program is available to female or male victims of family violence and is funded through the Ministry of the Attorney General.
Service Details
Hours Resource Center: Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Dates All Year
Areas Served Northumberland County
Eligibility Women and children who have been impacted by abuse.
Application Call for further information
Languages English ; Interpretation is provided through MCIS Non-Profit Language Services.
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Cobourg
Address & Map
40 Swayne St
Cobourg, ON K9A 1K5
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-372-1545
Toll Free Phone Shelter: 1-800-263-3757
Crisis Phone 905-372-0746
Fax 905-373-4800
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Primary Contact Jane Lang, Manager of Community Services; Phone: 905-372-1545 ext 231
Alternate Contact Christina Colacicco, Manager of Residential Services; Phone: 905-372-1545 ext 238; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Janelle Eisler, Manager of Resource Development; Phone: 905-372-1545 ext 236; Email:
Primary Executive Nancy Johnston, Executive Director; Phone: 905-372-1545 ext 224; Email:

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