The Building Bridges Group is for Children 6 to 12 whose mothers report the experience of woman abuse. Types of abuse may include emotional, physical, verbal and sexual. This Program also includes a group for mothers of the children attending groups.
The purpose of this group is to break the cycle of violence and to help children heal by talking and learning new ways of acting. The group facilitators use art, books, games etc. to help children explore their thoughts and feelings.
Where: Family Services Ottawa, 312 Parkdale Avenue
When: Thursday evenings, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm starting September 26th (12 weekly sessions)
Financial assistance for childcare and transportation is available.
For more information please contact Adriana Oatu by phone 613-725-3601 ext. 130 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org