Family Support Worker 2
268 Wellington St.
Urban Aboriginal Family Support Program 2
Education Sessions– These sessions will take place from 1:00-3:00 pm and will consist of daily living issues, prevention and risk reduction, promotion of healthy lifestyles, elder’s
teachings. There will also be guest speakers. For the month of September, there will be a 5 part Education
Session on Cultural Teachings with the Mental Health Worker as our guest speaker.
Home Visits, Community Development– Home visits will be provided when requested and Community Development will consist of researching relevant resources within the community through various agencies, and social
Drop-In IDEA Days– This day will be used for clients to come by anytime, chit-chat, give any ideas that they would like to see for future programming, or just come by for a coffee and talk if they
need to get anything off their chest.
Milk Program– This takes place at the Indian Friendship Centre at 122 East Street from 9:00-12:00 pm every Friday, unless otherwise stated.
Families Kitchen (Families in the Kitchen)– This program is for Moms and Dads, which takes place on the 15th of every month or close to it. Parent(s) will cook, store, freeze and have meals to last them for approximately 1 week before receiving
their family allowance. This program will help lessen any food security issues a family may have.
Other programming– As stated on calendars (i.e. Smoking cessation classes, cultural teachings, car seat safety, picnic and beach days, swimming days, self care, arts and crafts, movie days,