Babies and Beyond
A weekly peer support program for teen parents under the age of 21. The program offers a warm, nurturing atmosphere of acceptance, encouragement and respect. Activities include weekly guest speakers, assistance with education and child care, support and referrals to service providers. Lunch is provided. The program offers an opportunity to socialize, share, gather information, connect with resources and feel supported.
Babies and Beyond groups are offered in Picton, Bancroft and Belleville.
These groups are offered at various times throughout the year. Please contact us for more information or to confirm group availability at 613-966-3100.
Sometimes when you need support, it's beneficial to share with others who are also experiencing the same thing.
CMHS offers various groups based on demand and interest.
See below for groups that are currently being offered.
Does your Child Worry A Lot? Brain in Overdrive? Want to Manage Anxious Thoughts?
The Worry Warriors Groups is open to Caregivers and Children aged 11-13.
Currently, it is a Virtual 8-week program with Children’s Mental Health Services to effectively manage anxiety and worry. Topics include: brain science, learning what triggers anxiety, how to achieve calm in the chaos, coping strategies, and much more!
Group is 6 weeks in length for Children with 2 additional sessions provided for Caregivers all through Zoom platform.