Columbus House

Site: Renfrew

Service: Young Parent Support Program, Renfrew Site

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Names
Legal Name Columbus House (Pembroke) Inc.
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Renfrew
Address & Map
Central Public School
140 Munroe St E
Renfrew, ON K7V 3K4
 
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Intersection Plaunt St and Quarry Ave
Mailing Address c/o Columbus House 
Box 1311 
Pembroke, ON 
Canada K8A 6Y6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Full time day program for pregnant or parenting youth * Intensive Support * capacity of this program is 12 at each site * part of the Ontario Works L.E.A.P. Program * teacher on site assists with high school completion * education topics also include: parenting * life skills * employment skills * and child development * rural clients may be served by outreach services * licensed child care is available
Hours Mon-Fri 9:30 am-3:30 pm
Dates School calendar year * Licensed child care offered year round
Areas Served Renfrew County
Eligibility Ages: 14 year(s) - 24 year(s) 
 
Pregnant or Parenting youth. Program operated in partnership with the RCCDSB * Clients may be enrolled in any School Board * Ability to work independently or in conjunction with community school * e-learning * or alternate education
Application Application required
Languages English ; French - By appointment
Fees None
Service Categories School Based Teen Parent/Pregnant Teen Programs ; Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance
Waiting List Yes
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-432-4241
Fax 613-432-4241
E-Mail nbriscoe@columbushouse.ca
Website www.columbushouse.ca
Primary Contact Nancy Briscoe, Supervisor - Renfrew Site; Phone: 613-432-4241 * 613-717-4817
Alternate Contact Lori Fountain, CYW; Phone: text only 613-432-4241 * text only 613-633-8448; Email: lfountain@columbushouse.ca
Primary Executive Tina Belanger, Executive Director; Phone: 613-732-8977 * (Cell) 613-636-3546; Fax: 613-732-8375; Email: tbelanger@columbushouse.ca
Other Details
Established 1999
Funding Regional / Municipal - County of Renfrew ; Provincial - Ministry of Community and Social Services/Ministry of Children & Youth, Ministry of Education, ; Fundraising ; Donations
Print Material Available upon request
Accreditation No

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