This is a supportive housing program for young women and their children up to 3 years of age. Young mothers utilizing this service engage in individual planning, parenting support and learn independent living skills. This program makes important connections to outside community resources.
The goal of this program is to empower young parents and their children to learn and grow as individuals, as a family and in their community. This program incorporates and promotes the positive parenting principles initiated by the Positive Parenting Community Committee of Waterloo Region.
The program emphasizes the importance of working with the mother child dyad.