Fam­ily ini­tia­tive shared

Kapi-Mana News - - NEWS -

A big break­fast for 80 peo­ple who work with fam­i­lies in Porirua pro­vided an ideal op­por­tu­nity re­cently for those at­tend­ing to learn more about the Fam­ily Start ini­tia­tive.

They also met the new Wes­ley Com­mu­nity Ac­tion Fam­ily Start team of Lizzie McMillan, Maria Burgess, Cheryl Wal­bran, Emma Hart­ley, Ta­nia Gilsenan, and Veronique Rochecouste.

At the break­fast, Fam­ily Start man­ager with the Min­istry of So­cial De­vel­op­ment, Min Vette, ex­plained that the pro­gramme was a home vis­it­ing pro­gramme that helped peo­ple with young chil­dren. Fam­ily Start also pro­vides op­por­tu­ni­ties to learn new par­ent­ing skills as well as as­sist­ing them with ad­vo­cacy.

For in­for­ma­tion call the Fam­ily Start team at 237 7616.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from New Zealand

© PressReader. All rights reserved.