Women & Families Program

The goal of the Women and Families Program is to enhance the well-being of families and to provide specific services that are unique to women and families in particular. The program provides services that are geared to the family as a unit and targets families with information, programs, and services such as public education on healthy and active living, parenting, cultural sharing and self-empowerment, income security, conflict resolution, etc.

The program provides:

  • Interactive group sessions for individual and group cultural sharing, mutual support and encouragement, knowledge exchange, and transfer

  • Mutual support and encouragement opportunities

  • Parenting programs

  • Referrals to community resources such as child care, income security, employment, and health services

  • Interactive activities such as field trips and community barbeques, physical activities, winter clothing drives etc.

  • Volunteer and community engagement opportunities.