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/Text (204) 231-3208

Fax (204) 233-1520

Click links on the right of this page to find parent groups.

 

NEXT VIRTUAL FACILITATOR TRAININGS:

October 20, 21, 22, 25 & 26

or

November 24, 25, 26, 29 & 30

$500

REGISTER NOW ! 

click here

 

 

 



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

Zoom Groups

Check back soon!

Dads Groups

 

DADS MATTER
(for dads, grandfathers and caregivers) 

Join us for a live, interactive meeting on Zoom to connect with other parents and discuss parenting challenges and fatherhood. There will be a focus on “Things Dads Do,” the importance of fathers, and ways to have fun with your child at their different ages and stages.

Dates: Wednesdays, July 7 to July 28, 2021 (4 sessions)
Time: 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm on ZOOM
Fee: FREE

Register:

https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07ei5nf74ld2d452c1&oseq=&c=&ch=

 

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

 

To register for the summer group on zoom email Gabriela at  ggalli@mosaicnet.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.

Next Meeting:  Monday April 20th.  1:15 pm.  email for link to virtual meeting

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:

2021 Dates

October 20 (pm only) 21, 22, 25 and 26 full days

or

November 24 (pm only) 25, 26, 29 & 30 full days

COST for 4.5 days:         $500

 

Register Now!  Space is limited  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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:

 

NPP Facilitator Refresher days!

Thursday June 8th in Winnipeg

or

Webinar series April 21 and 28th

Click here for more information Refresher 2020

 

NPP Manitoba is the provincial representative for Dad Central Canada.

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

 

New Father Tip Sheets! 

 

 

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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The following links and documents are some resources that you may share with families or use in the work you are doing with them regarding the pandemic.

If you have anything to share, please email me at info@nobodysperfect.ca  and I will add them here.

Stay safe and together we will get through this!    -Carmen-  NPP MB Provincial Coordinator

 

covid 19 books for young children

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My Hero is You, Storybook for Children on COVID-19

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Collaboration Counselling and Health Services to Manitobans

2020-50 COVID 19 Resources to Keep Children Active and Engaged at Home

Covid-19 Guidelines for online NP and parenting groups FINAL

npp virutal group ideas

Access to NPP weekly video chat summaries and resources via dropboxhttps://www.dropbox.com/sh/xqj6vdi7xq95wpw/AAD5LNeclEP-2592jl_Q0Jq1a?dl=0


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