The Children's Link is presented with a $50,000 cheque from the 2008 Oilympics. L to R - John Nash (Mud King), John Ruzicki (Cathedral), Kim Mikkeksen (Children's Link Socitey), Dale Hansen (Cobar Consulting), Gerry Mumford (Continental)
|The Children's Link is presented with a $60,000 cheque from the 2008 Oilympics. L to R - John Nash (Mud King), John Ruzicki (Cathedral), Debbie Vam Camp (The RainbowSocitey), Jodi Anderson (The RainbowSocitey), Dale Hansen (Cobar Consulting), Gerry Mumford (Continental)|
The Children's Link Society is a family-centered, community-based, central access point of information within
Our mission is to provide information and support links to families; communities; agencies and professionals in
We define children with special needs as "children who require varying levels of support and interventions in order to be assured their place as fully participating members of their communities. Their needs may be cognitive, physical, sensory, emotional and/or social."
Family Support Program: Information Sharing and Referral
The Childrenââ‚¬â„¢s Link Society turns no family away. Our Family Support Workers offer clients a personalized package containing information organized in a user-friendly format. Packages include comprehensive information regarding the full range of informal and formal supports available within
Occasionally, when dealing with urgent issues, during follow-up contacts, or through further conversations with clients, Family Support Workers determine that families may benefit from having a face-to-face meeting in order to assist them in moving forward.
Family Link Program
Recognizing that families can benefit from the emotional resiliency and information that other families have acquired we have established Coffee Social to provide opportunities for families to network with each other in a variety of community locations in