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Organization: At^lohsa Native Family Healing Services  
Phone Numbers: 519-438-0068
Crisis: 519-432-0122 (24-hour) or 1-800-605-7477 (24-hour)
Fax: Office: 519-438-0070
Email: admin@atlohsa.com
Website: www.atlohsa.com
Address:
343 Richmond St, Ste 109
London, ON
N6A 3C2
Intersection: Richmond St and King St
Location: Central London
Accessibility:     Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Shelter: Daily 24 hours * Administration: Mon-Fri 12:30pm-2pm *
Service Description: Helps with healing and recovery from the effects of native family violence through protection, support, education and intervention using a holistic approach
 
Aboriginal Youth in Transition - Transitional support to youth
 
Community Education, Training and Prevention Program - Community education, training and prevention work on the awareness and impact of family violence conducted throughout the community *  promotes community participation in preventing family violence * builds networks of support and coordination of existing services, programs and resources within and in between communities and/or staff of public schools, other educational institutes and service providers * shares resources by providing consultative services, information sharing and training to boards, staff and volunteers of various Aboriginal healing centres, services and programs
 
Community Resource and Volunteer Program - Resources available:
 
Crisis Telephone Line - Holistic crisis telephone line providing supportive counselling * ongoing family violence prevention plans * referral and advocacy services
 
Drop-In Centre - Supports include access to a telephone and the internet, hot lunch and transitional support worker to help with searching for housing
 
Elders Circle and Teaching Program - Elders provide ongoing cultural relevancy of programs and services by working with First Nations individuals, families, staff, volunteers, board members and the community * offer support, guidance and teachings in the promotion of wellness and healing through Aboriginal traditional healing practices * ongoing recruitment of additional Elders
 
Family Support Unit - Focuses on the intervention and prevention of family violence by offering counselling (group or individual, support, traditional teaching circles and advocacy
 
MinoBimawdizwin - Children's program offering specialized activities with a focus on Native Canadian culture
 
Zhaawanong Shelter - Emergency shelter for abused women and their children * can stay up to 42 days * intervention and crisis counselling * traditional healing circles * health and wellness promotion * family violence prevention * emergency transportation * referrals and advocacy
Fees: Free
Application: Call or visit
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People belonging to the First Nations community
Languages: English
Language Note: Interpretation available upon request
Area(s) Served: London, Middlesex and area
See Also: Aboriginal Health Centres and Programs
Alcohol and Drug

This information was last completely updated on 5/27/2014

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About Us
At^lohsa (Ate^nlos) means "Friends" in the Onyota' a:ka language. The name was chosen to reflect the desire of Ate^nlos to provide support, understanding, education, intervention and prevention to victims of family violence. At^lohsa (Ate^nlos) means "Friends" in the Onyota' a:ka language. The name was chosen to reflect the desire of Ate^nlos to provide support, understanding, education, intervention and prevention to victims of family violence.