Program Details

The Family Resource Network is a collaborative group of community-based service providers offering prevention and early intervention services and supports for families with young children and teens.

Programs focus on supporting the whole family. This includes providing caregivers and parents with skills and knowledge to strengthen family relationship, teaching children and teens to cope with trauma and improve child and youth development by building resilience and fostering well-being.

YW Calgary coordinates the Calgary City Centre Family Resource Network programs and provides services alongside five other community partners, including CUPS, The Alex, Carya, Catholic Family Service, Big Brothers Big Sisters.

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Free workshops for parents and caregivers tackling common issues and topics that come up for kids of all ages. Upcoming workshop topics include kids’ mental health, healthy sleep routines, parenting styles and setting boundaries.

Our warm and experienced facilitators provide free virtual home visitation support to parents to build skills and problem solving strategies that will enable effective and safe home environments for kids. Facilitators will connect with families over the phone and/or online during the pandemic.