Category Archives: For Parents


Parents’ Lifelines

Parents’ Lifelines is a non-profit family support organization for parents and caregivers whose children to age 24 are dealing with mental health and/or addiction challenges. We are staffed with parents who also have supported their own children with these challenges – we have travelled this journey. We understand the challenges and the stresses on families…
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Canadian Military and Veteran Families Leadership Circle

The Canadian Military and Veteran Families Leadership Circle is a component of the Military and Veteran Families in Canada Initiative, a partnership between the Vanier Institute of the Family and the Canadian Armed Forces to build awareness, capacity, competency and community regarding military and Veteran families in Canada. Purpose The purpose of the Military and…
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Collaborative Mental Health Care

The Collaborative Mental Health Care website which aims to provide up-to-date information on collaborative activities between mental health and primary care providers in Canada and other countries. Visit Website
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Child Poverty Action Network

In 2000, the Renfrew County Child Poverty (CPAN) Report Card was released and a number of agencies hosted several community meetings to inform the public on the status of child poverty in Renfrew County. At the same time, these agencies became more aware of the depth of child poverty in their own communities and felt…
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