Catholic Family Service Ottawa


Purpose of the Counselling Services:

To strengthen and empower individuals, couples, families and groups in crisis and/or in need of support.

The services are intended to help:

Deal with family issues:

Improve personal well-being

  • Bereavement/loss
  • Anger management
  • Post traumatic stress
  • Suicidal ideation
  • Depression
  • Health problems
  • Eating disorders
  • Addiction
  • Financial problems
  • Relationship issues
  • War trauma
  • Sexuality
  • Self-esteem
  • Stress
  • Newcomer issues

Support victims of abuse

What benefits will the services bring to participants?

Description of the services:

After a discussion with the Intake Worker, you will be assigned to a professional Counsellor who can help you explore and understand your challenges and together set goals that move you towards managing these challenges better.

Services Include:

Counselling is available in English, French and Farsi.

Our Agency, at its own expense, provides multilingual and sign language interpretation when requested.

Our services are offered within the following areas of the city:

Cost: Fee for services is assessed using a sliding scale and based on your annual family income and the number of dependents.

All locations are physically accessible.

Contact information:

If you would like to access the counselling services or would like more information, please contact the Intake Counsellor by telephone at 613-233-8478 or by TTY at 613-233-1866.

This program is subsidized by United Way/Centraide Ottawa and the City of Ottawa

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