FAMEkids and FAMEyouth

Type of Service

Family Initiatives

Program Description

A specialized 10-week educational group program for children aged 7-12 who have a family member with mental illness. It educates and equips kids with coping skills through artwork, discussion, and games in a safe environment. The program is delivered throughout the year in various locations across Toronto and Peel. One-on-one support is also available for children. Telephone support offered. Youth support offered for ages 13-17.

Program Restricted To

Children
Youth

Access Information

Clients must have a family member with mental illness and be between the ages of 7 and 17. Transportation is not provided; clients are responsible for their own transportation.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-207-5032 ext. 26

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 7 to 17 years of age.
Catchment Municipalities: (Brampton)
Wheelchair Access No

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Languages

English

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 1630-1800
Tuesday 1700-1830

The hours listed above are for group sessions. Days and times may vary depending on the group. Individual sessions can be accommodated at other times.