Canadian Mental Health Association - Waterloo Wellington

Site: Guelph - Waterloo Ave

Service: Strengthening Families for Parents and Youth

Contact Information
Alternate Name CMHA ; Strengthening Families Program for Families with Teens
Office Phone Toll free 1-844-264-2993
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Katrina Burch, Team Lead, Mental Health Promotion and Education Services; Phone: 519-821-8089 ext 2036
Volunteer Coordinator Lauren Brunsting, Volunteer and Student Coordinator; Phone: 1-844-264-2993 ext 2111; Email:
Site Location Various venues in Guelph and Wellington County
Located In Community Guelph
Mailing Address 80 Waterloo Ave 
Guelph, ON N1H 0A1
Physical Access Unknown - varies by meeting location - call for details
Description & Services
Description (Service) Skills building program for teens and their parents: 
* family-strengthening program 
* opportunities for positive parent-teen exchange 
* youth life skills, parenting skills 
* effective family functioning  
* addresses problem behaviour and substance use 
* nine week program 
Participating families receive free onsite child care (for children younger than 12 years) * full family meal * transportation support available for eligible participants - call for details 
Following separately facilitated sessions, parents and youth come together to share and practice skills learned.
Hours Days vary 5 pm-7:30 pm
Areas Served Guelph ; Wellington County
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) - 16 year(s) 
Teens and their parents
Application Call or visit website for information
Languages English
Fees None
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding City / Town ; Regional / Municipal
Service Categories Family Life Education ; Family Support Centres/Outreach ~ At Risk Youth ; Life Skills Education ~ Adolescents ; Parenting Skills Classes