The PEACE Program provides supportive, psycho-educational counselling for children and youth, aged three to 18, who have witnessed or experienced violence in their homes.
PEACE program counsellors support children and youth to feel safe, respected, valued and heard, and to reduce their isolation. Our goal is to let them know they are not alone.
Our services are free, compassionate, culturally informed and confidential, and available in several languages. While the program’s focus is primarily on experiences of trauma from family violence, we are also able to provide support for children and youth who have witnessed or experienced violence as a result of migration.
With the help of this program, children and youth will:
We also provide support and information to non-offending caregivers and work with schools and other youth programs to provide prevention activities through the Violence Is Preventable Program (VIP).