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Parent Involvement is Key for Positive Mentorship Outcomes

by Sherry Hiebert-Keck, Managing Director, Louise Dean Centre We all need mentors in our lives – to inspire us, motivate us and teach us valuable life-lessons. For young people who are vulnerable to depression, bullying, substance abuse or violence, having a mentor can mean the difference between hardship and living a healthy, fulfilled life. The [...]

2017-05-27T05:24:05+00:00September 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Parent Involvement is Key for Positive Mentorship Outcomes

The Power of Corporate Volunteering

by Ellyse Lambie, Volunteer Coordinator, Catholic Family Service Corporate Volunteering has been gaining momentum in the last several years. The desire to give back in meaningful ways is growing at a corporate level and more people are becoming aware of the benefits that corporate volunteering holds for both the community and the corporation. At Catholic [...]

2017-05-27T05:24:06+00:00August 31st, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Changing Organizational Culture to Strengthen Young Families

by Patricia Jones, CEO, Catholic Family Service Up until recently, support for teen parents has focused mostly on young mothers, essentially leaving young dads out of the mix. This may have been due to a hold-over assumption that teen dads were either bad influences or not interested in playing an active role in their child’s [...]

2016-09-06T22:03:45+00:00August 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Changing Organizational Culture to Strengthen Young Families

What a Relationship Needs to Recover from an Affair (Part 1 of 4)

by Hugh McGeary, Managing Director of Counselling Services, Catholic Family Service Read Part 2 of this series: Taking Ownership Read Part 3 of this series: Vulnerability Read Part 4 of this series: Trust and Forgiveness HONESTY AT ALL COSTS A break of trust is the most fundamentally damaging thing that can be done in a relationship. [...]

2017-08-24T17:12:00+00:00August 29th, 2016|Counselling|1 Comment