Other Counselling Supports

Housing Outreach Support Worker

This worker provides guidance and assistance to residents of public housing regarding the management of behavioural, mental health and emotional issues in order to maintain their eligibility or tenancy.

Information and referrals are provided to community services to assist in preventing homelessness. Referrals are made by the Public Housing Review Officers through the City of Stratford, Social Services Department.

Ontario Works Counselling

In partnership with Ontario Works, people are supported to resolve individual, couple and/or family issues which may be preventing them from becoming gainfully employed.

Referrals are received through Ontario Works Case Workers only.

Probation and Parole Counselling

Through a purchase-of-service arrangement with the Ministry of Attorney General, individuals who have been involved with the criminal justice system can access counselling to better adjust to residing within the community.

This program is open to individuals referred by their Probation and Parole Officers only.