The Family Centre

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Organization Details
Areas Served Waterloo Region
Description & Services
Description (Service) Resource centre 
Imagine a place where community groups and organizations work cooperatively to help children and families learn, share, and connect with others. The Family Centre is a very special place that does all that and more. It provides a welcoming, safe environment that focuses on the positive and helps build the strengths, wellness, and resiliency of children, youth, and families in the community. 
The Family Centre is a bright and colourful facility owned and operated by Family and Children’s Services of the Waterloo Region. The Family Centre works with the community in a number of ways: 
In-House Partners: There are a number of organizations that run their services, supports, and programs out of the centre 
Community Partners: Work with a number of community organizations to bring important programs into The Family Centre 
Community Rentals: Have a variety of spaces - from 4 to 200 capacity - that are rented to community groups and organizations 
Special Projects: The Family Centre is home to a number of innovative projects, including the Resilience Project, to support children, youth, and families
Hours Varies depending on program
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Application necessary for some programs
Languages English
Fees Program ; None
Service Categories Early Childhood Family Centres
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-772-4399 Ext. 1
Address and Location Information
Located In Community Kitchener
Address & Map
The Family Centre
65 Hanson Ave, 2nd Floor
Kitchener, ON N2C 2H6
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Intersection Homer Watson Blvd. and Hanson Ave.
Mailing Address c/o Susan Lott
Physical Access Partially Accessible