The Family strengthening program
The Family Strengthening program is a short-term intervention program. the service start date commences on the day of the foundation meeting.
The program is open to Indigenous families whose members reside in the Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows area and are delivered in community or in a family home setting.
In-home support is utilized where risk is higher, or where barriers prevent the individual or family from participating in other programs.
FRIS employs 2 Family Strengthening workers that will be providing outreach services to families.
Our hours of service are Monday - Friday 8:30am-4:30pm
For after hours emergencies please see the crisis lines contact numbers below.
KUU-US CRISIS LINEs
toll free 1-800-588-8717
24 hour service
Metis crisis line
Ministry of Child and Family Development after hours line