Family Intervention Services

McMan Youth, Family and Community Services Association of Edmonton and North Region

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Description
Provides children and families with supports and skills to function effectively within their home, family, and community.

Service provides:

  • support to families and youth within their own communities

Includes:

  • in-home mediation, counselling, and support services
  • parenting skills education
  • community advocacy and connection with community resources
  • connecting with a family worker, a trained professional who supports families in identifying and reaching goals

The purpose is to strengthen and preserve families through family-centred services. This is accomplished by:

  • promoting the protection and well-being of children in their homes
  • supporting and educating parents to increase their parenting skills
  • preventing, reducing, or eliminating behaviours which may place a child, family, or community at risk
  • supporting and enhancing a stable and nurturing family environment in which children can grow and develop
  • improving family communication and functioning
  • responding quickly to family crises
  • increasing family cohesiveness and support networks
  • preventing unnecessary removal of children from their homes
  • supporting children to return home in a safe and timely manner
Key Provider: family workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 18 years and younger
  • who are placed with, or at risk of placement with, Child and Family Services Authority (CFSA) 
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • referral required from Children's Services
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting list.

Telephone
780-475-3946
Telephone
780-475-6485 (Intake)
Fax
780-475-3784
Web Site
http://www.mcman.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
April 25, 2016
Address
12604 126 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5L 0X6
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM