Description (Service) Provides a supportive environment for men to learn, accept and embrace their roles and responsibilities as fathers, enhancing the well-being of their children 
Explores: the importance of being a dad * how to be the best dad * using a child-centred approach in raising children * responsible parenting and co-parenting * the roots of and response to difficult behaviours * nutrition and health issues 
Owen Sound and Walkerton each run three programs per year in winter, spring and fall * 11-14 week group program * includes a 3-week co-parenting program * each session starts with a dinner 
Men's Program also hosts Know Me(n) Better gatherings as an opportunity for men to share personal stories and discuss men's experiences 
Walkerton programs runs at 104 Catherine St
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm * sessions: Mon (Owen Sound) and Tue (Walkerton) during selected session months, 6 pm-8:30 pm (dinner at 6 pm)
Dates As announced
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County ; Georgian Triangle
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up
Application Referrals: self referral or from court system or social service organizations * call to register
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
1026 2nd Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2H7
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Intersection 2nd Ave E and 10th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-372-2720
Toll Free Phone 1-866-449-4452
Fax 519-371-6485
Primary Contact Jon Farmer, Supervisor; Email:
Alternate Contact Email:
Mailing Address 1024 2nd Ave E 
Owen Sound, ON N4K 2H7
Service Categories Parent / Child Programs ; Young Parents
Service Category Groups Child / Family Services ; Youth

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