Manitoba Office Info
33 Marion Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 0S8
Contact: Carmen Paterson-Payne NPP Manitoba Provincial Coordinator
Phone/Text (204) 231-3208
Fax (204) 233-1520
Click links on the right of this page to find parent groups.
Facilitator training for June 2021 – is full!
REGISTER NOW for our September virtual training!
Download both forms:
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!
Wednesday, starting May 26
10:30 – 11:30 AM
Sponsor agency: Assiniboine North Parent Child Coalition
to register contact Antoinette 204-764-4232 or email@example.com
Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre
Thursdays, April 15th to May 27th 1:30 – 3:00
contact Darla at front desk: 204-726-6280
or email Tammy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thrive Community Support Circle
#5 – 505 Sargent Ave (2nd floor)
Contact: for more information 204-775-9934
Thrive Resource Centre
Dad’s Matter group starting May 5 6:00-7:30 on Zoom. This group will be 4 sessions ending on May 26, participants can register through our website.
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 email Gabriela at email@example.com
or call 204-774-7311
Tuesdays 1:30 – 3:30 pm
April 27 to May 25
Wednesdays 5:00 – 6:30 pm
April 21 – May 26
- General Information
- Facilitator Training
- Facilitator Forms
- Facilitator Workshops
- NPP Newsletters & Resources
- Dad Central MB
- Annual Reports
- COVID-19 Resources
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 Winnipeg Dates
On-line 4.5 days:
June 2 (pm only) 3, 4, 7 & 8 full days THIS SESSION IS FULL
September 29th PM only, Sept 30th, Oct 1st, 4th & 5th full days.
COST for 4.5 days: $500
Register Now! Space is limited Download both forms!
NPP Manitoba Facilitator Forms
- 2020 MB notice of group and parent kit order form fillable
- Fillable Poster
- Parent Brochure
- Data collection form NEW!!
- New Facilitator Feedback Form for certification
*Facilitators, please sign into the facilitator only portal and join our national database! Email me for the password at firstname.lastname@example.org
New information to help you understand how to report on your parent groups and obtain your facilitator certificate.
NPP Manitoba Facilitator Upcoming Professional Development:
NPP Facilitator Refresher days!
Thursday June 8th in Winnipeg
Webinar series April 21 and 28th
Click here for more information Refresher 2020
- NPP News Winter 2020 New!
- 2020 NPP Summer News
- 2019 NPP Winter News
- Summer NPP News 2019-signed
- NPP News winter 2018
- Newsletter summer 2018
- NPP News Winter 2017 newsletter
- NPP Newsletter summer 2017
- Statement 2017 regarding parent kits
- Winter 2016 NPP News
NPP Manitoba is the provincial representative for Dad Central Canada.
Check out Dad Central website: http://www.dadcentral.ca/
Dad Central Manitoba Newsletters:
Dad Central Manitoba Resources:
NPP Manitoba Annual Reports:
For later year reports, contact the coordinator for a copy.
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 email@example.com and I will add them here.
Stay safe and together we will get through this! -Carmen- NPP MB Provincial Coordinator
Access to NPP weekly video chat summaries and resources via dropboxhttps://www.dropbox.com/sh/xqj6vdi7xq95wpw/AAD5LNeclEP-2592jl_Q0Jq1a?dl=0