Foster Families are needed throughout Newfoundland and Labrador. To Foster is to share heart and home with a child/youth. Foster Families provide a nurturing, supportive home environment for children. Foster Care is meant to be a temporary arrangement to allow birth families to work on a range of challenges that resulted in their child being placed in foster care. All families have problems sometimes and the main goal in most circumstances will be reunification. Foster Families support children/youth’s individuality, cultural connections, spiritual beliefs, sexual orientation etc. There …
Bullying – What We Know and What we Can Do (Training)
October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
This training is offered virtually by Waypoints. For this training pre-registration is required by calling 728-3485 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bullying is a painful reality for many children. Adult intervention is the key to bullying prevention. Parents and caregivers need to be aware of the behaviours and emotional signs that children are being victimized or are using power aggressively. The effects of bullying are immediate and longlasting, putting our children at risk for a number of physical, social, and mental health problems. Learn ways to effectively intervene and help put an end to bullying. Presented by: Waypoints