Family Group Conferencing
Family Group Conferencing (FGC) program helps families, involved with the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) Child Protection, bring natural and community support people together to help them make a plan to meet their child's (or children's) needs.
The types of plans that are usually made in the FGC program include plans to meet the safety needs of children and families, plans to help families make big changes (transition plans) or to support families who are trying to live together again (reunification plans).
Our job is to do our best to help families make those plans by:
After a referral from an MCFD social worker we will:
Monday - Friday
8:30 am - 4:30 pm; Closed during lunch hour and Statutory Holidays.
Frequency and times of service arranged with participants
· Child Welfare 310-1234
· Mental Health 250-428-2286
For more information please call 250.428.5547
For a better understanding of what Family Group Conferencing is and how it could be useful to your children and family, please view the following videos provided via youtube.com.
Funded by the Ministry of Children and Family Development. Please visit their website for Family Group Conference specific resources, located here.