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Student Placement Information

Halton Women’s Place welcomes students from a variety of educational programs who wish to complete their placements with our organization.

Public Education Team

We encourage students enrolled in a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) program and who are looking for an Alternative Practicum in a community based setting to apply to work with our Public Education Team.

If you are interested, please send the following information to the Nicole Chapman, Public Educator, Team Lead – [email protected]:

  • Your resume;
  • Indicate the educational institution you are attending;
  • Indicate the program you are currently enrolled in and anticipated graduation date.

 

Residential and Outreach Programs

We currently encourage students enrolled in the following programs to apply for a placement:

  • Social Service Worker Program (SSW)
  • Child and Youth Worker/Child Studies program (CYC)
  • Bachelor or Masters of Social Work Program (BSW/MSW)

If you are interested, please send the following information to:  [email protected]

  • Your resume;
  • Indicate the educational institution you are attending;
  • Indicate the program you are currently enrolled in and anticipated graduation date.

 

If you have any questions related to placement options, please contact Amy Marshall, Manager of Outreach Programs and Quality Assurance, via email at [email protected] or via phone at 905-332-1200 ext. 224.

Halton Women’s Place welcomes students from a variety of educational programs who wish to complete their placements with our organization.

Public Education Team

We encourage students enrolled in a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) program and who are looking for an Alternative Practicum in a community based setting to apply to work with our Public Education Team.

If you are interested, please send the following information to the Nicole Chapman, Public Educator, Team Lead – [email protected]:

  • Your resume;
  • Indicate the educational institution you are attending;
  • Indicate the program you are currently enrolled in and anticipated graduation date.

 

Residential and Outreach Programs

We currently encourage students enrolled in the following programs to apply for a placement:

  • Social Service Worker Program (SSW)
  • Child and Youth Worker/Child Studies program (CYC)
  • Bachelor or Masters of Social Work Program (BSW/MSW)

If you are interested, please send the following information to:  [email protected]

  • Your resume;
  • Indicate the educational institution you are attending;
  • Indicate the program you are currently enrolled in and anticipated graduation date.

 

If you have any questions related to placement options, please contact Amy Marshall, Manager of Outreach Programs and Quality Assurance, via email at [email protected] or via phone at 905-332-1200 ext. 224.

You have options:

You have options:

IF YOU DECIDE TO LEAVE
  • Call the Halton Women’s Place 24 hour Crisis, Information and Support Line to speak with a trained Crisis Intervention Counsellor;
  • The Crisis Intervention Counsellor will explore your options with you and support you to create a Safety Plan, along with creating an Emergency Escape Plan
  • If you have pets, you can explore safe options with the Crisis Intervention Counsellor.

If you do choose to come the Halton Women’s Place, you and your child(ren) may stay for up to 12 weeks.  Our Crisis Intervention Counsellors will work alongside you on your personal goals, which may include:

  • Accessing community support;
  • Accessing counselling;
  • Obtaining housing;
  • Accessing financial supports;
  • Exploring legal supports;
  • Any other individual goals.

 

Emergency transportation is available to help you get to the shelter.

IF YOU DECIDE NOT TO LEAVE
  • Call the Halton Women’s Place 24-hour Crisis, Information and Support Line.
  • Our Crisis Intervention Counsellors will offer support, counselling, resources and information.  They will also explore your options.
  • Crisis Intervention Counsellors will also offer to support you to create a safety plan for you, and your children, if applicable
  • Crisis support is available on the phone or in person at either shelter.  No appointment is necessary.
WHAT TO EXPECT AT THE SHELTER
  • Safe shelter with staff available 24 hours a day;
  • Clean and welcoming bedrooms;
  • Laundry facilities;
  • Children’s Services, including parenting support, therapeutic groups, children’s activities, playroom;
  • Court support for interim custody and restraining orders;
  • Supportive counselling;
  • Advocacy for you and your children;
  • Support in accessing community services;
  • Support groups;
  • On-Going Safety Planning;
  • Planning for departure from shelter
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NEED HELP NOW?
CALL OUR 24-HOUR CRISIS LINES

BURLINGTON & OAKVILLE: 905-332-7892

MILTON & HALTON HILLS: 905-878-8555

NEED HELP NOW?
CALL OUR 24-HOUR CRISIS LINES

 

 

BURLINGTON & OAKVILLE

905-332-7892

 

 

MILTON & HALTON HILLS

905-878-8555

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