Children Who Witness Abuse Groups in Surrey and White Rock

DATE: Every Wednesday starting Sept 20th
TIME: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
LOCATION: White Rock

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For more information or registration for this program please contact Alisha at:
T: 604 220 9404
E: cwwa@atira.bc.ca or alisha_kuntz@atira.bc.ca

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DATE: Every Thursday starting Sept 21st
TIME: 4:00pm - 6:00pm
LOCATION: Maxxine Wright Place

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For more information or registration for this program please contact Rosie at:
T: 604 584 7597 ext 21
E: rosie_braich@atira.bc.ca

 


The Children Who Witness Abuse program is a 10-week program offering group and individual support to children and youth up to 18 years of age and their mothers/caregivers who have witnessed and/or experienced abuse. All services are free and confidential-snacks are included during the group.

CWWA Goals

  • To validate children and young people’s experiences
  • To support children & young people to explore their thoughts and feelings in safe and healthy ways
  • To learn about anger and different ways of expressing it
  • To encourage positive self-esteem and healthy coping skills
  • To create personal safety plans
  • To explore communication and problem solving
  • To develop awareness of the different types of abuse and their impact
  • To support the understanding that victims of abuse are never responsible for the behavior of the abusive person