Group Name: West Neighbourhood House- Portuguese Speaking Fathers’ Group
Description: West Neighbourhood House will work in partnership with the community to promote personal and social change in order to achieve a safe, health and accepting society for all. To this end, we will work with our resources and the strengths of the community. West Neighbourhood House enables less advantaged individuals, families and groups in the community to gain greater control over their lives and within their community.
The Portuguese Speaking Fathers’ Group is a group where Portuguese Speaking Fathers and their preschool children (0-6 years) can share their culture, exchange ideas and enjoy quality time together. The group regularly participates in various recreational activities including trips to local events and attractions as well as educational parent skill building workshops. The objective of this program is to foster healthy parenting, encourage learning of new skills and awareness of healthy child development. This program builds social networks and provides individual support to fathers.
Where: West Neighbourhood House 248 Ossington Avenue | Toronto, ON M6J 3A2
When: This program runs every other Saturday generally between 12 p.m. until 4 p.m. and childcare is provided.
Contact: Samantha Da Silva 416-532-4828 Ext. 161 | firstname.lastname@example.org | www.weshnh.org