Deep River and Area

Family Enrichment Network

Ontario Early Years Centres
A Place for Parents and Their Children(OEYS)

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Ontario Early Years Centres
A Place for Parents and Their Children
FEN supports families through services that include information, referrals, networking and material assistance.

FEN operates with principles that emphasize prevention, relation shipbuilding, respect for diversity and the building of family capacity.  We affirm and build on family strengths.  Recognizing families' interdependence, we assist families to further community development.

Examples of OEYS family resource services are:

  • networking and relationship building
  • parent and caregiver support
  • child care and child development
  • play and recreation
  • community development
  • food and nutrition support
  • community outreach
  • promotion of health and safety
  • counseling and mediation
  • referrals to other services
  • drop-in programs
  • toy lending 
  • peer contact and mutual support
  • employment assistance
  • literacy and education upgrading
  • source:  "Play & Parenting Connections", CAFRP newsletter, Fall 2001

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