Babies and Beyond
A weekly peer support program for teen parents under the age of 21. The program offers a warm, nurturing atmosphere of acceptance, encouragement and respect. Activities include weekly guest speakers, assistance with education and child care, support and referrals to service providers. Lunch is provided. The program offers an opportunity to socialize, share, gather information, connect with resources and feel supported.
Babies and Beyond groups are offered in Bancroft, Madoc, Trenton, Belleville and Picton
For more information, please contact 613-966-3100
Daddy and Me
This program is for men and their children, ages 0-6. Whether you are a father, grandfather, uncle, or friend, this program offers space and time for play. Dinner is included!
For more information, please contact 613-966-9427.
A partnership between Children’s Mental Health Services & Early Years Program.
Raising your Grandchildren Group
Monthly peer support group for grandparents raising their grandchildren. The group offers support, assistance and resources to help grandparents.
Registration for Child Care — Call 613-966-9427 Ext. 229
Supported by Children’s Mental Health Services & Family Space
Transition to High School for Students with Asperger Syndrome
The focus of this group is to support grade eight students diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome with transitioning from elementary school to high school. The program addresses social skill development and teaches coping and organizational skills that promote success and reduce anxieties. This program runs 9 weeks and runs from April to June.
Register by contacting Children’s Mental Health Services at 613-966-3100
Special Needs Parent Support Group
Connect with other families in your community and discuss topics that effect and interest you. Gain support and insight from local families.
This support Group is for parents/grandparents/caregivers of children with all special needs.
Every second Thursday of the Month 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Child care is provided. Please contact Orlana Bourgoin at the number listed below.
For further information, please contact Orlana Bourgoin from the MFRC at 613-392-2811 – Ext: 3953