To engage youth (13 to 24 years of age) and parents to help address issues related to healthy interactions between families and communities through support, group programs, mentoring programs, and referral to appropriate external agencies.
The Sahara Better Families Program (BFP) provides support to youth ages 12 to 24 years old and their families and also to parents of children aged 1 to 11 years old and parents that are mandated by legal obligation related to children or youth issues. Areas covered by the program are mental health, cultural conflict, violence and substance abuse. These family service programs provide 1 to 2 hour sessions to individuals or in group sessions, individualized assessment and planning, service co-ordination, supportive counselling, monitoring and evaluation of services provided to recipients, systems advocacy/resource co-ordination and outreach in the community.
The Case Manager meets with clients at a location that is most convenient and comfortable for the client.
This support group runs the first Thursday of every month from 6pm to 8pm for parents and their children. This is designed to raise awareness and provide education on the issues of building positive healthy relations.
The topics include:
This program runs every Thursday 6pm to 8pm. This is designed to raise awareness and provide education on variety of useful topics.
These topics include but are not limited to:
PCHS is committed to provide clients with services in a way that respects the dignity and independence of people with disability. We are also committed to giving people with disabilities the same opportunity to access our services and allowing them to benefit from the same services, in a similar way as our other clients.
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