Available Programs

Brantford & Brant County

"Awaken Creations" Program in partnership with the Brant County Health Unit

"Come on out, enjoy social time, and get crafty with us!"

Dates: New program dates to be offered soon!
Location: 33 Diana Avenue, Brantford
This a is FREE series, but registration is required. Call Denise at 519-753-4937 ext 324 to register. We are hosting this program at 33 Diana Avenue in Brantford.

"Strengthening Your Mind" Program in partnership with the Brant County Health Unit & Alzheimer's Society of Brant

A Course for Memory Enhancement

Dates: New program dates to be offered soon!
Location: 33 Diana Avenue, Brantford
This free 6-week learning series provides valuable information for those interested in enhancing their memory. Class time will also be used to practice our skills and challenge our brains. Click here for more details.

Anger & Conflict Management Program for Adults

Anger and Conflict Management is a program where individuals are offered strategies and techniques to manage excessive anger and make better life choices. It is an 8-week Program which is usually run in the evenings in a group setting. Each session is 2 hours in length

Are you often angry?
Do you always seem to end up in unsatisfying relationships?
Are you unable to speak up and let others know what you want?
Are you a poor role model for the children in your life?
Do you hold a grudge?
Does your anger from work ‘spill over’ on to your family?

If you answered ‘yes’ to 2 or more of these questions, you could probably benefit from this Anger Management course.

OUR GOAL is to equip individuals with the skills to prevent assaultive or aggressive behaviour when they are experiencing angry feelings.

TARGET POPULATION for this program is adults 18+ (male & female).

PROGRAM COST is $120.00 - $20 non-refundable interview fee; balance of $100 due before start of course. Cost includes a course manual, anger log & certificate (upon successful completion)

**For more information and for course dates, call 519-752-7814**

Income Tax Clinic

We provide Income Tax Clinics in Paris mainly during March and April each year. Please call to make an appointment. 519-442-3432. We are also able to do tax returns all year round. You need to bring in the following with you to ensure an accurate tax return:
     - All T4s or other income statements
     - A copy of your last/previous years' tax return
     - Rent or property tax receipts, medical receipts, charitable receipts
     - SIN card/proof of identity

Life Skills & Cooking Workshops

- More information coming soon!

Backpack Program

- Partnered with Jacob's Well Ministries and Back to School Carnival Committee
- In August 2018, 8 carnivals were held in Brantford and 1 in Paris
- 1 backpack offered per household, and additional children requiring backpacks were put on a waitlist
- Please call the office in mid-2019 for more information for the Backpack Program for the 2019-2020 school year

Toy & Food Drives

- In conjunction with Giant Tiger and Westervelt College
- These events typically occur in late-November or early-December
- Check the calendar for more information!