Family/Parenting Support

CFS of Western Manitoba believes that the best way to protect children is by strengthening and supporting families to be able to meet the needs of their children. We offer a wide range of community support and programs that help parents do just that and fulfill their role as the primary nurturer, protector and educator of their children.

Our family/parenting supports and services include (but are not limited to):

  • Family strengthening and support
  • In-home family support
  • Life skills programs such as cooking and sewing
  • Parenting education and groups
  • Parent-child home programs that promote attachment and early childhood literacy
  • Children therapy programs to support victims of maltreatment
  • Youth engagement
  • Early childhood education
  • Family services such as protection, single expectant parent and family enhancement
  • Supported access
  • Alternative care resources such as adoption, foster care and residential youth care
  • Programs for newcomer Canadians and their families including literacy and support groups