One year into the COVID pandemic, YourTV takes a look back at how 2020 impacted the work of FACS Niagara with Director of Residential Services Michelle Bernard.
FACS Niagara Community Service Update It’s a milestone no one wanted to reach. The team at Family and Children’s Services (FACS) Niagara is reflecting on one year of providing essential services to the community under the new normal of the pandemic. “We recognize how difficult this year has been on our community and are grateful [...]
Associate Minister Jill Dunlop Visits FACS Niagara on December 10, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has been challenging for everyone, but there is no doubt that many families and youth have been disproportionately and negatively impacted. To meet increased demands for services, our team members have been working around the clock to provide support and guidance [...]
Take a minute to read about the free and affordable mental health services available to Niagara thanks to the United Way Niagara and the Family Counselling Centre. United Way Niagara is making the mental wellbeing of children and families a priority as local communities return to work and school.
COVID has created some new parenting challenges. Take a listen to this interview with CKTB’s Bonnie Heslop and Adrian McKenzie of the Family Counselling Centre located at FACS Niagara where free and affordable counselling is available thanks to the United Way Niagara.
FCC Niagara offering free counselling sessions and special programming for essential service workers struggling during COVID-19
Help for the helpers now available by Niagara Falls Review St. Catharines Standard Family Counselling Centre Niagara is now offering free counselling sessions and special programing for essential service workers struggling during COVID-19. The centre, a division of Family and Children's Services Niagara, continues to operate during the pandemic and has adapted programs to address [...]
Family and Children’s Services Niagara (FACS) are showing their thanks through flowers. This week, all of the foster families and volunteers will receive a special delivery from FACS, thanks to a generous donation from Sunrise Greenhouses in Vineland.
Mike from YourTV speaks with Anna Bozza, Executive Director with Family & Children's Services.
Family and Children's Services still has to make face-to-face contact with the people it serves in Niagara but only in "the most difficult situations," says executive director Anna Bozza.
Roundtable Discussion with FACS staff members, Michelle Bernard, Diane Brennan and David Gill; Foster Parent Sean Worthington, Former Foster Youth in Care Karim and Volunteer Driver Dave Taylor