Abigail Hamilton – Executive Director/Co-Founder
Shortwood Teachers’ College, Jamaica (Education)
York University (Sociology)
Provincial Prosecutor (Peel Region)
Currently serves on:
Toronto Police Services Board - Mental Health Sub-committee
Peel Police Black Advisory Committee
Member of a Faith Group
Served on numerous boards/committees for over 35 years
Sheridan College – Professional Advisory Committee (PAC)
New Horizon Youth Outreach - Founder /President (Defunct)
Jamaica Canadian Association Board - Executive Committee
Recipient of numerous awards including the Marcus Garvey Award for Advocacy
Peel Board of Education for her contribution to Education
Dr. Daniel Cowans – Founding member / Psychotherapist
His Biography and Accomplishments
Dr. Daniel Cowans, M.C.C., D.C.C., D.Div (Hon)., D.P.C (Hon), D-C.P.C., Ph.D., D.Min. (C).
Dr. Cowans is the senior pastor at the Bibleway Church of God in Christ, in Toronto, Canada.
He is also the Superintendent of the Toronto District of the Church of God in Christ.
He is the founder of the Bibleway Institute of Christian Counseling and Theological Studies in Toronto, a former professor at California State Christian University and Victory Bible College.
He is a certified Christian Counselor and Psychotherapist and holds the following degrees:
M.C.C. - Canada Christian College
D.C.C. - Canada Christian College
D.Div. (Hon.) - Canadian Christian Clinical Counselors Association
D.P.C. (Hon.) - Canadian Seminary (E.O.C.P.C.)
D-C.P.C. - Evangelical Order of Pastoral Counselors of America (E.O.C.P.C.)
Ph.D. - California State Christian University
D.Min. (C) - Mount Olive Bible Institute & Seminary
Dr. Daniel W. Cowans, (Pastor and Psychotherapist) with a PHD in Psychology & Counselling, two Doctorates with expertise in Christian Counselling to include Drug Abuse, Anger Management and Marriage Counselling. He facilitates Seminars and provides Medical Support and Equipment to Jamaica.
Dr Daniel Cowans has been a founding member of ResQ youth International since 2002.
During this time he has served as a board member and soon after he began to facilitate a counselling Program as part of the Restorative Justice Program. This program is extremely successful and has been incorporated into the core programs of the organization.