Parent / Guardian Resources

Raising children can require some support. Listed are some resources you may wish to check out:

  • Dufferin Parent Support Network: this organization offers lots of programs that are free of charge. Examples of upcoming workshops include Positive Parenting from Two Homes & Anger, Parenting and You.
    www.dpsn.ca
  • Dufferin Child & Family Services: this organization can help parents in a variety of ways. On Tuesdays from 1—7 pm, they provide a walk-in clinic for any family with issues they need support with .Find out more at
    www.dcafs.on.ca
  • Dufferin Early Years Centre: provides a variety of informative, recreational and educational programs to support families and young children. Drop in at Broadway or visit
    www.dufferincounty.on.ca/government_subsection.aspx?id=121
  • Dufferin Coalition for Kids (DUCK): Are you looking for services for parents, children or youth in the County of Dufferin, Ontario?  You’ll find it here!
    www.dufferinfamilydirectory.org/
  • Orangeville Public Library: books (English & French), magazines, DVD’s, CD’s and more. Use the computers or sign up for one of their many programs.
    www.orangeville.library.on.ca