Out of Care Options - Aboriginal

Out of Care Options Aboriginal

Hours of Service
The hours of service are flexible and adapted to meet the needs of the family.  This program is serviced by a part-time worker.

Purpose Statement
Striving to create positive and permanent connections for Aboriginal children in care, to their parents, siblings, extended families and cultural communities.

About Program
Provides support to the caregivers, designated by MCFD, who provide daily care for the children of extended family or friends.  Through the provision of an Out of Care worker, caregivers receive emotional support; assistance accessing resource information; guidance and education regarding the family court process; as well as guidance and education with nuturing healthy relationships with family members.
 
Who Qualifies/Eligibility
Caregivers must be residents of Maple Ridge or Pitt Meadows.  Referrals are accepted from MCFD Social Workers.
 
Cost
FREE

Community Partners/Funders
Ministry of Child and Family Development
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Contact Info
Noreen Barker, Out of Care Options Worker
 
Phone
604.467.6911 

Email
nbarker@comservice.bc.ca

Location
11907 - 228th Street, Maple Ridge   V2X 8G8