Family Conflict Program

The program provides professional, culturally-sensitive counselling for immigrant women and their families who are experiencing transition challenges, relationship problems, abuse and trauma.


Program Details

  • culturally- sensitive individual counselling
  • emotional support for clients
  • workshops and support groups
  • community resource referrals and advocacy
  • emergency housing support


Eligible Clients

The program is available for all immigrant women and their families, including those who are Canadian citizens.


Additional Program Information

  • the program assists immigrant women and their partners
  • we offer culturally-sensitive assistance with family violence issues
  • clients receive support in their first language if needed
  • referrals to other CIWA programs help clients access additional support services
  • clients and their partners receive support with parenting and self-confidence
  • the program is offered in community locations
  • client confidentiality is maintained at all times


If you need help in the evening or weekend please call:

  • Distress Centre (403) 266-1605
  • Calgary Women’s Emergency Shelter (403) 234-7233
  • Sheriff King Home (403) 266-0707
  • Calgary Police Service Non-Emergency (403) 266-1234
  • Calgary Police Emergency Services 911


Free childcare and first language is available.


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