Everyone needs support at some time in their life. Our qualified counselors can help you work through your concerns, develop new coping skills and build self-resiliency to help you move forward through whatever your stage of life. Our counselors use several therapeutic interventions that are best suited for each client and their desired outcomes.
We offer individual, couples and family (including children’s and youth) counselling services in such areas as marriage, addiction, depression, anxiety, sexuality, separation, divorce, parenting, trauma, self-esteem and emotional regulation and overall wellness. Family Services Windsor-Essex offers our services at locations across Windsor and Essex County. Our counselling fees are affordable as we are committed to ensuring that no one is turned away due to their inability to pay (see below for more on fees). If you need to talk, we are here to help.
How does it work?
Our Qualified Counselor will:
- Meet privately with you and talk about your issues
- Help you decide what issues to work on together
- Discuss your challenges and opportunities
- Help you decide on action steps to move forward in your life
- Connect you with other Community Agencies, as needed
- Support you while you take your first steps
- Help you deal with any new issues that may arise
- Help you cope with changes in your life
Who We Help
Choose the type of counselling service that works best for you:
Walk-In Counselling ClinicsWalk-in, individual/couples/family counselling; this week at a location near you
Walk-In Wellness SessionsJoin one of our Wellness Group Sessions this week to help deal with your daily issues.
Talking with a Counselor can help You:
- Reduce feelings of sadness, anger, fear, anxiety
- Learn new coping skills to manage your issues
- Get life coaching to better handle various stages of your life
- Know that you have professional support
- Connect you with other services, as needed
Professional Counselling When You Need It:
- Available for individuals, couples, families, teens and children
- Walk-in, Appointments and Group Counselling available
- Short or long-term support based on your needs
- Referral to other Community Agencies, when needed
Counselling works best if You:
- Are open and honest with your counselor
- Trust that talking about your feelings and thoughts is important
- Understand that change takes time and effort from you
- Are ready to follow through on decisions made
by you during counselling
- Come on time for appointments and be ready
to work with your Counselor
Our Qualified Counselors:
- Focus on your growth and development
- Facilitate your overall well-being and resilience
- Have a broad range of clinical expertise and real-life experience
- Can support you to work on a wide range of issues
- Are Members of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers with at minimum a University Master’s degree
Take action to move forward in your life. Contact us today at 1-888-933-1831.
Fees for Counselling Services?
Our Counselling Program is committed to ensuring that no one is turned away due to their inability to pay for service.
Affordable counselling fees are determined through a sliding scale that is based on household income, family size and ability to pay.
Counselling services may be free to you if:
- You are covered by your workplace Employee Assistance Program,
- You are covered by a health care benefit package, or
- You qualify for a financial subsidy (100% subsidies are widely available for people unable to pay)
Regular counselling fees range from:
- Free to $20 for Group Counselling Sessions
- Free to $95 for Walk-in Counselling Clinic or Scheduled Counselling Appointments
Visa, Mastercard, Cash and Debit are accepted.
Call us at 1-888-933-1831 for more information