In Home Family Support

When there are conflicts and problems exist at home, the safety and well-being of children can be at risk. The In-home Family Support program works to prevent, reduce or eliminate factors that may place a child or family in jeopardy.

The program has two streams:

  • The In-home Family Support stream provides support around a variety of issues that may include parenting, household management, support with children’s behaviour, blended family issues, parent-teen conflict, relationship challenges, family violence, living skills, decision making and others. Aspen team members work collaboratively with each family for approximately six months to identify strengths and identify a course of action that will promote long-term change and healthy behaviours.
  • The Therapeutic Access stream is for parents with children between birth and four years of age who are in the care of the Child and Family Services. This six- to ten- week program supports parents in developing sensitive parenting skills to be more responsive to their child’s needs, strengthen parent-child relationships and foster their child’s self-esteem and trust.

Who is this program for?

Families referred by Child and Family Services who reside in Calgary or Strathmore and area.

How do you access this program?

You can contact Calgary Region Child and Family Services to request a referral.

For more information:

403-219-3477, Ext. 154