Canadian Mental Health Association - Windsor-Essex County Branch

Site: Windsor - Windsor Ave

Service: Prevention Services - Bereavement Resources Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-255-7440
Fax 519-255-7817
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Reception / Secretary; Phone: (Business) 519-971-0314; Fax: 519-971-7930
Volunteer Coordinator Kerri Hill, Fund Development Officer; Phone: ext 197; Email:
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) * program provides supportive grief counselling to bereaved individuals, as well as education and consultation to community agencies, groups and the general public.  
* Facilitated support groups based on type of death or relationship to the deceased offer peer support and education which promote understanding of grieving process, as well as learning and implementation of healthy coping strategies.  
Individual assessment 
* Time limited individual support (4-6 sessions)  
* Community Group and Public Educational Presentations about grief and supporting grieving individuals 
* Annual Candlelight Vigils for those bereaved by Suicide or Homicide 
* Brief Supportive Educational Groups in Partnership with Hospice offered throughout the year
Hours Mon-Fri: 8:30 am-4:30 pm * After hours by appointment only
Areas Served Essex County ; Windsor
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
* Windsor and Essex County Residents 16 years of age and older who have experienced a recent loss (up to 24 months prior) through death. 
* Widows and Widowers of all ages 
* Bereaved Parents of Older Children as well as Infants 
* Adults Bereaved by Suicide  
* Adults Bereaved by Homicide  
* Adult Grievers (bereaved by death of parent, friend, extended family member)
Application Appointment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Call about other languages via interpreter
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Claudia den Boer Grima, CEO, CMHA
Alternate Executive Mary C Wilson, Director of Operations, Canadian Mental Health Association - Windsor-Essex County Branch; Phone: 519-255-9940 ext 230; Fax: 519-255-7817; Email:
Funding Grants ; Donations
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1400 Windsor Ave
Windsor, ON N8X 3L9
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Intersection Windsor Ave and Ellis St
Mailing Address c/o c/o Canadian Mental Health Windsor Essex County Branch Workplace Health Services
Bus Routes Transway 1C
Accessibility Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Other Details
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