Manitoba

Manitoba

Manitoba Office Info

Youville Centre 33 Marion Street Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 0S8 Contact: Carmen Paterson-Payne NPP Manitoba Provincial Coordinator Email Carmen Phone (204) 231-3208 Fax (204) 233-1520



Parent Groups are offered for free at various family centres, parent child coalitions and other organizations throughout the province of Manitoba.

Remember that child minding and snacks are always provided!


Parent Groups

Winnipeg Groups

Tuesdays starting January 23 to February 13

9:30 – 11:15 am

Marion School Family Centre

619 Des Meurons

Contact: Michelle at michelle.oakes@lrsd.net  or 204-237-5176

 

 

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Thursdays

All Nations Family Resource Centre

1008 Wall St

Contact: Sharan 204-944-4465   or sharan.sandhu@gov.mb.ca

Dads Groups

Saturdays February 17 – March 24

10:15 – 12:15

Family Dynamics

4th floor Portage Place Mall

Contact Maryanne to register: 204-947-1401  or msproule@familydynamics.ca

Facilitators: Chuck and Maryanne

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Wednesdays January 17 to March 8

4:30 – 6:30 pm

IRCOM (Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization of Manitoba)

215 Isabel Street

To register contact: Nikhat  204-943-8765   or  nikhatm@ircom.ca

Facilitators: Dawit and Clement

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Thursdays January 18 – February 19th

6:00 – 8:00 pm

Où: CRÉE 177 Eugenie

Supper and child minding provided! Souper et garde d’enfants fournis!

La Coalition francophone de la petite enfance du Manitoba contact: Pour vous inscrire au programme, svp communiquez avec par courriel programme@laFpm.com  ou par téléphone au 791-3286 or  Sandrine 204-237-9666

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NOBODY’S PERFECT, A PROGRAM FOR DADS! – For Dads of Children ages 0 to 6

Raising young kids is one of the greatest and most challenging experiences men face in their lives. Why do this journey on your own? Meet with other men who are raising children in a safe welcoming group for men of all places, ages and beliefs. Share questions, concerns and ideas about real life parenting situations.

Childminding is available. Registration begins January 8.

Date:  Tuesdays, for 6 weeks from February 13 to March 20

Time:  6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Fee:    FREE courtesy of Nobody’s Perfect Manitoba and The Winnipeg Foundation

Location: Crescentwood Community Centre—1170 Corydon Avenue

*To Register, PLEASE CALL THE OFFICE at 204-284-9311, Mon-Fri from 9:00 am-4:00 pm*

Nobody’s Perfect Poster Dads swificgroup

Facilitator: Julio

 

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DADS ONLY GROUP at North Point Douglas Women’s Centre

Wednesdays February 7 – March 14

starts at 5:30 pm

NPDWC   221 Austin St N

Email or Call Jess to register at  jess@npdwc.org  or 204-947-0321

Facilitators: Matt and Jess

Dads Groups - in French
Thursdays January 18 – February 19th   6:00 – 8:00 pm Où: CRÉE 177 Eugenie Supper and child minding provided! Souper et garde d’enfants fournis! La Coalition francophone de la petite enfance du Manitoba contact: Pour vous inscrire au programme, svp communiquez avec par courriel programme@laFpm.com  ou par téléphone au 791-3286 or  Sandrine 204-237-9666
Winnipeg Groups for Newcomers

All Mosaic family programs are specially designed to meet the needs of newcomer participants. We offer language and cultural support, and quality child care. All of our programs are free. The program aims to encourage sharing and learning together. Participants also get to meet with newcomer parents and talk about being a parent in Canada. This is also a way for each parents to practice their English language skills through conversation circles. To register for either group below, contact  Mosaic Newcomer Family Resource Network Phone: (204) 774-7311 Email: MosaicInfo@mosaicnet.ca

 

Mondays – February 5 to March 12 9:30 am – 11:30 am

Sister MacNamara School

460 Sargent Ave

Language support in Arabic

To register: mosaicinfo@mosaicnet.ca  or Phone: 204-774-7311 More information: http://www.mosaicnet.ca/family_program/nobodys-perfect/

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Thursdays February 1 to March 8

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Grand Mosque 2445 Waverley St

Language support in Arabic

To register: mosaicinfo@mosaicnet.ca  or Phone: 204-774-7311

More information: http://www.mosaicnet.ca/family_program/nobodys-perfect/

 

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Thursdays February 15 – March 22

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Heritage Park

1 Braintree Cres

Language support in Arabic

To register: mosaicinfo@mosaicnet.ca  or Phone: 204-774-7311

More information: http://www.mosaicnet.ca/family_program/nobodys-perfect/

Brandon MB
January 25 – March 15 2018    1:30 – 3:15 pm Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre 255 – 9th Street Brandon, MB Contact:  Tammy 204-726-6280
Pine Falls, MB

Starting soon at Sagkeeng Health!!

Contact Darian or Tamara   204-367-9990


About Nobody’s Perfect Manitoba

NPP Manitoba is funded by Healthy Child Manitoba. Provincial coordination of Nobody’s Perfect is the responsibility of a part-time coordinator with support and guidance from a Steering Committee. (Terms of Reference). The Steering committee meets 5 times a year usually in September, November, February, April and June. If you would like to attend a meeting or become involved, please contact the Coordinator. We’d love to have you! Next meeting: September / October (TBA)  2017 at 1:00 pm at Youville Centre 33 Marion Street. Winnipeg, MB All are welcome! Youville Centre Inc. administers the Provincial office at the Diabetes Education site at 33 Marion Street in Winnipeg. The Coordinator sits on Youville’s Family Health Team.

The Nobody’s Perfect facilitator training is for those with some previous experience and/or education in facilitating groups, in child development and working with families. Applicants should be comfortable with the basic principles of adult education, currently employed with a family support organization and should be passionate about supporting families who may be facing life’s challenging circumstances.

Facilitator Training Information:

More Info 

Registration form

2018 Dates:

April 24, 25, 26 & 27   2018

October 23, 24, 25 & 26  2018

Youville Centre 33 Marion st in Winnipeg

or

June 4, 5, 6, 7 2018   WESTMAN

Rivers, MB

or

April 16, 17, 18 & 19 2018   NORMAN

Flin Flon, MB   – sponsored by Norman Parent Child Coalition

 

COST:         $450 (Wpg or Rivers)

(includes parent kit, facilitator guide and snacks)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NPP Manitoba Facilitator Forms

*Facilitators, please sign into the facilitator only portal and join our national database!  Email Carmen for the password.  carmen@youville.ca

 

NPP Manitoba Facilitator Upcoming Professional Development:

Check back soon!

NPP Manitoba is the provincial representative for Dad Central.

Check out Dad Central website: http://www.dadcentral.ca/

 

 

Dad Central Manitoba Newsletters: Summer DCMB Newsletter 2017


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