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 Karen Gignac, Manager; Phone: ext 236; Email:
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
Application Appointment required
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Call about other languages via interpreter
Fees None
Agency Information
Primary Executive Claudia den Boer, CEO, CMHA
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
Bus Routes Transway 1C
Accessibility Fully Accessible - Parking, Washroom and Entrance
Other Details
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