255 – 9th Street
Hours: Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm
The Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre is a warm and welcoming facility with a focus on strengthening families through parent education and support. Programs and services are open to all families in the community. The centre offers a variety of parenting courses, workshops, support groups and parent-child activities and can assist with transportation and on site child care during the week days while parents are participating in the centre’s programs. “The Store” is available on site where clothing and household items are sold at very affordable prices for families. Several programs are aimed at promoting early learning and literacy skills for families. The resource centre partners with other organizations within the community and therefore are able to deliver services from the prenatal stage of family life right up to parenting teenagers.
September to June: Monday, Wednesday & Thursday 1:00 - 3:00 pm
July & August: Monday & Wednesday 1:15 - 3:00 pm
Everyone is welcome to visit the drop in area where families can come to enjoy a coffee, read the newspaper, use the telephone and talk with staff about what program might meet their need. Programs offered include: How to Talk So Kids Will Listen, Parenting Teens, Mothers and Daughters in Touch, Family Circle, and various support groups.
The Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre is a facility of Child and Family Services of Western Manitoba. To receive a copy of the calendar of events and programs please contact the centre at 204-726- 6280.