Children birth up to 13 years and their families * especially those who are experiencing stress and need additional support and resources
Set fees for some programs * subsidy available for eligible families
Paul Howarth - Executive Director
English ; French
French reception, service and translation of materials provided
London, Middlesex, Elgin and Oxford
Description of Services
Support, transition and crisis care for children and families designed to strengthen and support family life and the well-being of children * family support groups * overnight care * supervised access
All Kids Belong
Promotes the inclusion of all children with special needs into licensed child care settings * provides support to community child-care programs and before/after school programs by enhancing staff's knowledge and skills in working with families and children with special needs
Child Mental Wellness Program
CMWP includes two components, Sunrise and Skyscrapers * designed to be responsive to the individual needs of each child and family * Interactive, inclusive and age-appropriate individual and group programming will support participants in building capacity and skills in the areas of resilience, coping strategies, mindfulness, emotion regulation, conflict resolution, social/life skills and more *24/7 crisis support also available to assist children and families who are experiencing mental health challenges and/or crisis.
Children’s Groups focus on supporting mental health and wellness by helping children develop the skills necessary to enhance their self-esteem, social emotional learning and resiliency.
Group programs for parents and caregivers * see website for more details on groups
Merrymount is a caring organization committed to providing around the clock support and crisis care for children and families. We deliver responsive and innovative programs to strengthen children and their families in times of transition.