Programs / For Women

Adult Depression & Anxiety Group

Registration Registration Required
Fees $125
Contact Receptionist
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 306-244-0127

This closed group will be 6 weeks with 2 hour sessions each week. The group will be a combination of psychoeducation, group activities, and exercises to complete at home.

Some topics that will be covered include an introduction to anxiety & depression and the effects it has in the body and the brain, how to manage symptoms, assertiveness skills, and more.

There will be a pre-group interview.

Invisible Scars: Exploring Emotional, Verbal and Psychological Abuse (Intimate Partner Violence)

Registration Registration Required
Fees Free
Contact Reception
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 306-244-0127

An eight-week group designed for women, who have experienced intimate partner violence, to gain personal awareness and understand how prolonged exposure to emotional abuse erodes self-esteem and confidence. The focus of the group is about healing and moving on from the effects of emotional abuse. Emotional abuse cuts to “the core of a person” (Engel, 2002) and leaves invisible scars.

Community Counselling

Registration Registration Required
Fees Based on sliding scale
Contact Intake Counsellor
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 306-244-0127

Counselling services available individuals, couples, families and groups. Confidential, professional assistance for those experiencing personal difficulties, life transitions, family crises, work or community concerns. Fees are based on income and family size.

Intimate Partner Violence Drop In Group

Registration None (Drop In)
Fees Free
Contact Reception
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 306-244-0127

Open and ongoing group for women who have experienced or are experiencing violence in their intimate partner relationships. Each week a new topic is discussed focusing on the general experience of intimate partner violence. Free childcare is provided.

Tuesdays 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Thursdays 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm

Domestic Violence Court Case Workers

Registration Registration Required
Fees Free
Contact Alana Gardiner
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 306-975-8212

Family Service Saskatoon employs three Domestic Violence Court Caseworkers. These workers ensure that victims of domestic violence are supported from the point of first contact to the complete resolution of their court case. Court caseworkers provide various supports such as court updates, trial support, reports to assess requests for changes to release conditions, advocacy, and referrals to other services offered in Saskatoon.

Intimate Partner Violence Outreach Program

Registration Registration Required
Fees Free
Contact Intake Counsellor
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 306-244-0127

Family Service Saskatoon provides individuals affected by interpersonal violence a place to come for confidential support in a safe and secure environment. The IPV team provides unique individualized support especially in crisis situations. This is a voluntary program for those requiring assistance establishing and maintaining safe and healthy relationships.

Abuse and Beyond for Women

Registration Registration Required
Fees Free
Contact Reception
Contact Email [email protected]
Contact Phone 306-244-0127

Abuse and Beyond brings understanding to the role that violence plays in intimate partner relationships. The group helps women experiencing violence with their partner to find the strength to change this pattern. Groups are offered several times a year with free childcare services. Individual counselling services are also an integral component of this program.