Moving Forward Group Program for Mothers and Children

Moving Forward is a community-based group program offered throughout the year that helps children, youth and their mothers heal from the hurt of living with woman abuse in their family.

It is a free, voluntary program that offers separate, yet complimentary, group experiences for children and their mothers.

Children and their mothers learn:

  • to heal from the impact of abuse
  • to deal with family changes after abuse
  • the importance of honouring feelings
  • tips on safety planning
  • ways to handle problems.

The Moving Forward program runs approximately 10 weeks with one 1.5 hour session per week.

Current referrals support a group appropriate for children ages 7-10. Referrals (self or other) can be made by calling Shelley Donahue at 424-0246 (c) 843-6541 (h) or by emailing shelley_donahue@hotmail.com.

If referring family has children outside the target age group, there is a wait list and another program will commence when appropriate number of referrals are received.

Financial assistance can be offered for transportation and child care.

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Sun 17

2nd Annual Memorial Christmas Tree Lighting

November 17 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Sun 17

St. Raphael’s Community Card Party

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 18

Taekwondo Class

November 18 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed 20
Wed 20

Taekwondo Class

November 20 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Sun 24

St. Raphael’s Parish Social

November 24 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Sun 24

St. Raphael’s Community Card Party

November 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon 25

Taekwondo Class

November 25 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed 27

Taekwondo Class

November 27 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wed 27

Mango Health and Wellness Committee Meeting

November 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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