Family Conflict Prevention Program

 Program Description

The program provides professional, culturally-sensitive counselling for immigrant women and their families who are experiencing family, domestic, gender-based and/or intimate partner violence, relationship problems, abuse and trauma.

Program Details

  • Culturally- sensitive individual, couples and family counselling
  • Emotional support for clients
  • Workshops and support groups
  • Community resource referrals and advocacy
  • Emergency housing support

Eligible Clients

The program is available for all immigrant women, men, and their families, ages 14 years old and older, regardless of immigration status.

Additional Program Information

  • The program assists immigrant women, their spouses and families
  • We offer culturally-sensitive assistance with family conflict and domestic violence issues
  • Clients receive support in their first language if needed
  • Referrals to other CIWA programs help clients access additional support services
  • Clients and their partners receive support with parenting and self-confidence
  • The program is offered in community locations
  • Client confidentiality is maintained at all times
  • Childcare is available (restrictions may apply)
  • First language support is available

If you need help in the evening or weekend please call:

  • Distress Centre (403) 266-4357
  • Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter (403) 234-7233
  • Sheriff King Home (403) 266-0707
  • Calgary Police Service Non-Emergency (403) 266-1234
  • Calgary Police Emergency Services 911

For more information, please email:

Funded by:

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