Rose of Durham Young Parents Support Services

Record Details
DRNORTHBOOK_HEADINGS Family Support
Address & Phone Numbers
Office Phone 905-432-3622
Fax 905-432-3974
Address & Map
707 Simcoe St S
Oshawa, ON L1H 4K5
 
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E-mail & web site
E-Mail roseofdurham@roseofdurham.com
Website www.roseofdurham.com
Execs & Contacts
Primary Contact Janet Chappelle, Executive Director; Email: jchappelle@roseofdurham.com
Geographical details
Intersection Simcoe St S and Bloor St
Access details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility Ages: 13 year(s) and up 
 
Pregnant or parenting youth * maximum age 26 years for women * maximum age 30 years for men * Teen Mom School Program for mothers under 21 who are pregnant or parenting a child under the age of one
Application Call and make an appointment
Languages English - Reception, Website, Programs, Publications
Fees None
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Ground floor office, call ahead if assistance is needed
Description
Description (Service) Support programs for young parents * layettes for new mothers and babies * public education and speaking engagements 
 
Individual Counselling for Young Parents  
Supportive counselling for young mothers and fathers * attachment-focused framework, counsellors support young parents to build on strengths and reduce their risks ensuring optimal outcomes for their children and healthy families * advocacy and referral supports also available 
 
Prenatal classes in cooperation with Durham Public Health Department 
 
Teen Mom School Program 
In collaboration with Durham Catholic District School Board * core academic courses in a child friendly environment * support with re-entry into mainstream education system 
 
Parenting Groups 
Attachment focus which promotes positive infant mental health * specific to individual needs and challenges of young families 
 
Summer program for parents and children with field trips in the community and special events * Christmas Party, Mother's Day event * special workshops and seminars scheduled as needeed 
 
Satellite location  
 
North Durham and Ajax/Pickering Outreach 
Catherine Hill/Janelle Small 
By appointment 
cell 905-410-3622

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