PEACE – (Prevention, Education, Advocacy, Counselling and Empowerment)
Formerly Children Who Witness Abuse Program. Provides group and individual psychoeducational counselling for children ages 3 – 18 who have witnessed abuse, threats or violence in the home. Program focuses on expressive/play therapy techniques to increase children’s safety and skills and to help them understand domestic violence is not their fault, with the ultimate goal to reduce intergenerational abuse. Children may be referred by a parent or a service provider.
Funded by the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General.