SPEC Association for Children and Families, The

Family Development


Description
Offers supports for children, youth, and their parents, who may be facing risk factors such as mental health challenges, trauma, isolation, toxic stress, or adverse childhood experience along with drug / alcohol addictions and / or family violence.

Service provides:

  • supports for children, youth, and their parents, who may be facing risk factors such as mental health challenges, trauma, isolation, toxic stress, or adverse childhood experience along with drug / alcohol addictions and / or family violence

Includes:

  • general information and advocacy to¬†connect families with existing community and / or government resources
  • helping families improve their lives and deal with life's challenges by building on existing strengths and increasing personal resiliency

Services are provided outside of the home and can be offered 1-on-1 or in a group setting.

Key Provider: family development workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • parents / caregivers with children 0 to 18 years
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact for details
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-362-5056
Fax
403-362-5090
Web Site
http://www.spec.ab.ca
Email
home@spec.ab.ca
Languages
English; Tele-Interpreter / Language Lines
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Main entranceOther disabled access: Yes - Elevators
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
May 7, 2021
Address
327 3 Street W
Brooks, AB, T1R 0E7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 05:00 PM