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

 

Facilitator Training Information



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

Thursdays September 20– October 18

1:30-3:00

WOLSELEY FAMILY PLACE

LL-691 Wolseley Ave

Nobody’s Perfect is a parenting support group for parents of pre-school aged children.  Using a sharing circle format parents get together to talk about the stresses of parenting, children’s health, behavioural issues and how to encourage learning.

Child care is available on site.  Please let us know at time of registration if you will need a spot for your child in the Playroom.

Please call 204-788-8055 or email parenting@wfpwpg.ca to register.

 

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Wednesdays starting October 10 – November 14th

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Hastings Family Centre

50 Hastings Blvd

Info:  204-253-1371

or robyn.brown@lrsd.net 

 

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Wednesdays October 17- November 21

9:30-11:30 am

Location: Family Dynamics, 393 Portage Ave, 4th Floor Portage Place Mall

Contact: Ainsley (204)470-9327

 

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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

DADS GROUP in Portage

Thursdays September 27 – November 15

7:00 – 8:30 pm

Portage Learning and Literacy Centre

110 Saskatchewan Ave W

Portage La Prairie, MB

To register contact:  Miriam 204-857-6304 ex 229

or settlement@pllc.ca  

 

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Dads groups coming soon in Winnipeg!

The following places are making plans for the fall.  Yes, the contact people are women, but the groups will have a male facilitator when possible.

For more information, contact any of the following

Maryanne msproule@familydynamics.ca   Family Dynamics Family Resource Centre

Jess jess@npdwc.org  North Point Douglas Women’s Centre

Cathy cathy.lrs@mymts.net Little Red Spirit Head Start

Melinda mpascual@mosaicnet.ca Mosaic Newcomer Network

Kelly kmartino@retsd.mb.ca River East Transcona School Division

Trish exec.director@swfic.org  South Winnipeg Information Centre

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/

Sioux Valley MB

July 24, 25, 26, 31 and August 1, 2

1:00 – 3:00 pm

Sioux Valley Head Start Building

contact: Rhonda at mckayrk18@hotmail.com

call 204-855-2358

text 204-741-0172

Pine Falls, MB

Starting soon at Sagkeeng Health!!

Contact Darian or Tamara   204-367-9990

Portage La Prairie, MB

DADS GROUP facilitated by Troy

Wednesdays September 26 – November 14

7:00 – 8:30 pm

Portage Learning and Literacy Centre

110 Saskatchewan Ave W

Portage La Prairie

To register contact:  Miriam 204-857-6304 ex 229

or settlement@pllc.ca  

Steinbach, MB

Starting May 25th

1:00 pm

Steinbach Family Resource Centre

101 North Front Drive

Steinbach, MB

To register contact:  Maggie   204-346-0413

maggie@steinbachfrc.ca 


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 24th 2018 at 1:30 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:

2018 NPP facilitator Training info w brochure

NPPFacilitator-Training-2018 2019-applicationsurvey

2018 Dates:

 

October 23, 24, 25 & 26  2018

April 23, 24, 25 & 26 2019

Youville Centre 33 Marion st in Winnipeg

COST:         $450

(includes parent kit, facilitator guide and snacks)

Register now!

 

 

 

 

 

 

NPP Manitoba Facilitator Forms

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

 

New information to help you understand how to report on your parent groups and obtain your facilitator certificate.

click here

 

NPP Manitoba Facilitator Upcoming Professional Development:

                            2018 npp pd days
To register for NPP facilitator series, click here! 
September  24th   NPP Steering Committee Meeting 1:30 – 3:00 pm @ Youville Centre 33 Marion st                           All welcome!

 

28th   NPP Trainer Team Meeting 9:00 am to 4:30 pm @ Youville Centre

 

October   9th  NPP Facilitator REFRESHER Day 9:00 am to 4:30 pm @ Youville Centre

The refresher is for new facilitators who have not yet received their certificates &/or others who have not run a parent group in over 2 years. Registration will be required.  

 

11th NPP Facilitator REFRESHER WEBINAR TWO PART SERIES Part #1                                           Noon to 2:00 pm for 2 sessions.

This webinar series is for new facilitators who have not yet received their certificates &/or others who have not run a parent group in over 2 years who are unable to attend the face to face refresher in Winnipeg. Registration required

 

18th  NPP Facilitator WESTMAN NPP facilitator PD Day 9:00 am to 4:30 pm @ Brandon Friendship Centre

The refresher is for all NPP WestMan facilitators. Registration will be required.  

 

23rd to 26th  NPP facilitator training @ Youville Centre in Winnipeg

 

November

 

  1st  NPP Facilitator REFRESHER WEBINAR TWO PART SERIES Part #2                              Noon to 2:00 pm for 2 sessions.

This webinar series is for new facilitators who have not yet received their certificates &/or others who have not run a parent group in over 2 years who are unable to attend the face to face refresher in Winnipeg. Registration will be required.  

 

7, 8, 9  My Tween and Me Facilitator Training, Youville Centre in Winnipeg Save the Date Poster

 

 

 

NPP Manitoba is the provincial representative for Dad Central Canada.

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

 

 

Dad Central Manitoba Newsletters:

Summer DCMB Newsletter 2017

 

Dad Central Manitoba Resources:

did you know father focused poster series from Super Dads=Super Kids


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