Healthy Families

Camrose Association for Community Living


Description
Provides prevention programs aimed to help young women build healthy families by providing the support needed to create healthy homes.

Service provides:

  • Home visitation mentors provide mothers and families who are expecting (prenatally) or have infants/children (0-6 years of age) with information
  • Support in areas of positive-child relationships
  • Increasing parenting knowledge
  • Promoting family wellness fostering healthy child development
  • Creating a safe, stimulating home environment
  • Support to access a network of formal and informal services and supports in the community

Includes:

  • long-term support in response to the concern of substance use during pregnancy. Mentors work directly with participants offering personalized services for 3 years
  • Support to improve health of women and their children
  • Making steps towards a healthy independent lifestyle
  • Connecting women to resources in their community
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • parents-to-be and families with children 0 to 6
Enhanced home visitation also supports engagement with siblings within the home up to age 13.   Long-term support program targeted to:
  • women who are pregnant or up to 6 months postpartum that self report alcohol and / or drug use during pregnancy and are ineffectively engaged with the community 
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • visit website
  • or contact for details

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-672-0257
Fax
780-672-7484
Web Site
http://www.cafcl.org
Email
info@cafcl.org
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
April 18, 2023
Address
4604 57 Street
Camrose, AB, T4V 2E7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Closed 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM.