Here are some stories from the General Child and Family Services Authority that you might enjoy:
March 2017 COACH program changing CFS students' lives
Students in the innovative COACH program go to school off site and get specialized attention.
March 2017 CFS clients learn cooking, life skills
A group of CFS clients in Central Manitoba meets monthly to cook together and offer support to one another. Pictured above, one of the stews they cooked.
A foster teen in Winnipeg waiting for adoption via the Wendy's Wonderful Kids program got a job at a local Wendy's after sending out dozens of resumes with no success.
Heidi Rankin spoke about perpetrator patterns at the latest Safe and Together seminar.
November 2016 Eastman newcomer programs promote prevention
Eastman used innovative soccer programs such as a soccer dads program along with a soccer video to help newcomers learn about the CFS system in Manitoba./Dreamstime Stock Photos.
Soccer Video by Rhonda Dagg
October 2016 Safe and Together training launched
Heidi Rankin introduces innovative new domestic violence training to the General Authority and its stakeholders in October.
September 2016 Somali worker inspired by community
Warda Ahmed enjoys working with the newcomer community in Winnipeg.
June 2016: KIK Picnic still going strong in 15th year
Foster children and their families enjoy choosing a toy at the fish pond during the KIK Picnic.
June 2016: GA hosts facilitator training with CRC
Heather Meitner from the Children's Research Centre provided training at the General Authority in June.