Brave Beginnings is currently helping people within the GTA. Looking for more specific and emergency help in the GTA and across the country? We’ve compiled a list of resources below to help:

Toronto Resources


Etobicoke Resources


Durham Region-Shelters


Dufferin Country


Peel Region

  • Peel Committee Against Woman Abuse (PCAWA) – A hub for a number of support agencies and provides service referrals
  • HEAL (Helping End Abuse for Life)
  • Victim Services of Peel – Crisis support service for victims of crime and trauma including domestic abuse
  • Family Services of Peel – Provides one-to-one counselling, therapy groups, education, and support services to women who have experienced domestic abuse
  • Chantel’s Place – Mississauga Hospital-secure hospital wing which provides injury assessment and treatment and which offers emotional support and counselling, medical, and legal information
  • Catholic Family Services of Peel – Provides group counselling and crisis support: (905) 897-1644


York Region


Simcoe County




Resources in other provinces