Record #: GBA2002
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 26 Apr 2023


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.

  • 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
  • communication and stress management skills
Owen Sound and Hanover each run three programs per year in winter, spring and fall. 11-14 week group program. Includes an optional three week co-parenting program. Each session starts with a dinner.

Hanover programs runs at 425 10th Street, Unit 8.

Service Details

Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Sessions: Mon (Owen Sound) and Tue (Hanover) during selected session months, 6 pm-8:30 pm (dinner at 6 pm)
Dates: As announced
Areas Served Bruce County ; Grey County
Eligibility 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

Located In Community Owen Sound
Address & Map
1026 2nd Ave E
Owen Sound, ON
Canada N4K 2H7
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Intersection 2nd Ave E and 10th St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-372-2720
Toll Free Phone 1-888-451-2642 ext 1201, 1-888-451-CMHA ext 1201
Fax 519-371-6485
Primary Contact Jon Farmer, Supervisor
Mailing Address 1024 2nd Ave E 
Owen Sound, ON 
Canada N4K 2H7

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