Whether or not you are ready to leave, counselling can help you understand yourself and your situation

This is a free service providing individual or group counselling for women who have

  • Experienced violence in relationships

  • Experienced sexual assault

  • Experienced childhood abuse or violence

and who

  • Reside in the Comox Valley or surrounding area

  • Are 19 years of age or older or Are under 19 years of age and are leading an adult lifestyle

  • The service is available to all women including aboriginal women, women of colour, women with disabilities, lesbians, bisexual women, transgendered women, immigrant women, sex trade workers and older women.
  • Counselling is short-term or about 8-10 sessions which may be extended in some circumstances. The sessions are about one hour long with the exception of the intake session which is about half an hour (30 mins).
  • Groups are offered throughout the year.
  • Women may self refer or may be referred by other agencies.

Recognizing, Understanding, Overcoming the Impacts of Abuse: this is a psychoeducational group offered on Wednesdays, 9:00-11:00 am. Open to all women. Please call for dates and to register.

Call 250.897.0511 for more info

or to make a referral or an appointment.