Nova Vita Domestic Violence Prevention Services

Site: Brantford - North Park St

Service: Children Exposed to Domestic Violence

Record Details
Public Comments COVID-19 Updates:
* The 24/7 Crisis Line is always available and continues to operate as usual
* Shelter for women and children experiencing domestic violence and homelessness continues to operate as usual with the implementation of extensive health & safety procedures for clients and staff
* All scheduled individual or group counselling sessions have been cancelled until further notice
* Counselling & Outreach Teams are available to anyone in need of support or information by phone or virtual platform Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
* No visitors or volunteers are able to enter the building at this time
* No donations are being accepted on-site or in the donation bin at this time
* On-going service disruption updates are available at
Service Details
Hours Shelter & Crisis Line Mon-Sun 24 hours 
Office Mon-Fri 8 am-5 pm
Dates Spring and Fall
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford ; Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Children 4-16 years old and their mother
Application Call or e-mail  
  • no referral required
Languages English ; French ; Punjabi ; Urdu
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Address & Map
59 North Park St
Brantford, ON N3R 4J8
Intersection North Park St and Eastbourne St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description (Service) Children and adolescents aged 4 to 16 meet in small groups to deal with the impact of the violence they witnessed in the home. 
Concurrently, the mothers attend separate sessions to discuss the impact of domestic violence on their children and learn parenting and coping strategies.
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-752-1005
Crisis Phone 519-752-4357 (HELP) 24 hrs
Primary Contact Dana Sears; Phone: 519-752-1005 ext 221; Email:
Alternate Contact Melanie McFadden, Community Counselling Manager; Phone: 519-752-1005 ext 251
Primary Executive Natasha Dobler, Executive Director

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