New Choices

 New Choices is a program of the Salvation Army’s Grace Haven Hamilton. We are located Off-Site at  431 Whitney Ave (In Womankind Building) Hamilton, ON, L8S 2H5  


New Choices is a community day treatment program. Women attend once  a week daily with their children. Within that time, women have the   opportunity to access services based upon individual needs. These services   include addiction groups, parenting
 

Helping Women and Children Together

New Choices is an innovative program to reduce the harmful effects of substance use on pregnant and/or mothering women and their children by providing a diverse range of integrated services and supports all in one place.  

Who we serve

 -Women with substance use concerns who are pregnant or mothering children ages 0-6
- Women feeling overwhelmed, trapped, frustrated, lonely or out of control 

-Women worries about their children or about themselves  

How We Help

 -A full range of services all in one place
-Services that are tailored to the individual 

-Teaching skills and providing supports for both women and children      

What We Offer

For Women    
-Addiction and educational support  
-Individual counselling  
-Case Management and Coordination  
-Support and Advocacy
-Parenting education and support  

-Women’s health education and support including prenatal and postnatal   education and support  
-Referrals and Assessment  
-Outreach  
-Innovative relaxation Techniques  
-Life Skills groups  
-Infant Massage    

For Children    
-Therapeutic Child Care  
-Opportunities for mothers and their children to play together
-Circle time, arts and crafts and dramatic play
-Individual programming based on children’s needs  
-Speech and language services and developmental screening
-Infant Massage  
-Multi-sensory Room (Snoezelen Room)  

Referrals

 New Choices is a community day treatment program. Women attend once  a week daily with their children. Within that time, women have the   opportunity to access services based upon individual needs. These services   include addiction groups, parenting

Contact Us

New Choices

431 Whitney Ave (In Womankind Building) Hamilton, ON L8S 2H5

905-522-5556 Ext 303