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
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
Site Location Sessions: Walkerton: 104 Catherine St, Walkerton * Owen Sound: 1026 2nd Ave E, Owen Sound
Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
Owen Sound, ON
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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

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