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Blue is ready to meet his friends 💙

“Some things fill your heart without even trying.”
Blue is 6 weeks old. He will be joining us on our last day of  FILL THE GAP program on Monday June 26th. Blue will then be with us for summer and fall programming. He is a very special bunny – Dwarf Netherland. His temperament is calm, loving […]

By |June 21st, 2017|Blog, Featured, News & Events|0 Comments

SPRING /SUMMER NEWSLETTER

So much going on at FERN for our community.

See our newsletter here and be in touch if you would like to join us.

By |June 7th, 2017|News & Events|0 Comments

Self-regulation @ FERN

Hi Everyone- we are getting so many questions and interest in The Shanker Method and self-regulation. As most of our families know we are aligning with TMC and learning about the science of self-regulation. The Shanker Method is a 5 step process- and I have created a brief introduction to the First Step of […]

By |April 12th, 2017|Blog, Featured, News & Events|0 Comments

REFLECTIONS – GUEST BLOG

Being a part of the Building Relationships program has been the most fun and humbling experience. To get to know these kids through their interactions with myself, each other, and the arts has been a gift. I cannot wait to see what the future holds for these two amazing groups of children.

I could tell […]

By |December 1st, 2016|Blog, News & Events|0 Comments

“FAMILY TALKS” -NOVEMBER 2016 MEETING

We had a lively discussion this month. Thank you for everyone who came out to join us. Special thanks to educator Rose Diamante who was a wealth of knowledge and understanding.

Minutes of the meeting are below:
“FAMILY TALKS” (“FT”) @FERN
THURSDAY NOV. 10TH, 2016 @ 7:00pm
Welcome to group and introduction of special guest Rose Diamante past […]

By |November 21st, 2016|Blog, Parent Initiatives|0 Comments

NEW PROGRAMS @ FERN

BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS: AN AFTER SCHOOL COMMUNITY GROUP

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buildingrealtionships

MOVEMENT, MUSIC AND BREATHING: AN AFTER SCHOOL COMMUNITY GROUP

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By |September 16th, 2016|News & Events|0 Comments

Family Talks (FT) @ FERN – July 14th Minutes

THURSDAY JULY 14TH, 2016 @ 7:00pm

Dr Laura introduces group to “FT” & Kay Goodnough as FERN Parent Liaison -Kay speaks about shared experiences & FERN as a home.
Kay’s daughter speaks about her experiences at FERN and support she gets
Dr Laura asks group to put ideas on post it notes: Self – […]

By |July 27th, 2016|Events, News, Parent Initiatives|0 Comments

“FAMILY TALKS”

Family Talks


"If you are one of those parents that would do anything for your child, then it's time to do something for yourself. Have you have ever felt that you cannot relate to other parents, cannot find useful information, feel alone, frustrated and don't know where to go?
Come visit us at our "FAMILY TALKS" where you can identify with others who are all going through similar experiences."
Kay Goodnough
Parent Liaison

Join us for a series of informal talks in a supportive community:

  • Exchange resources & information
  • Connect with other parents
  • Identify & discuss common concerns
  • Share your experiences

What you need to know:

  • every month
  • 10761 Victoria Square Blvd, Markham
  • Free to FERN members

We’ve Got You Covered:

  • Qualified facilitators on hand
  • Childcare available-$10/child
  • Light refreshments served

A series of ongoing discussions. Join us every 2nd Thursday of the month.
Next "FAMILY TALKS" Saturday January 14th @ 10:30am

Everyone welcome.

If you are not a FERN member give us a call. Need more information about our community, please contact us:
Email: fernyorkregion@gmail.com or Telephone: 905-927-9276

OPEN THIS FamilyTalks DOCUMENT FOR ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

By |June 29th, 2016|Blog, News & Events|0 Comments

EMPLOYMENT @ FERN

Looking for part-time work? We are hiring.

Please see here for details.

Special Education Teacher.FINAL

By |May 12th, 2016|News & Events|0 Comments

COFFEE CHAT

Join us for our first Breakfast Chat.

February 5th @ 9:30am

 

 

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Join us on February 5th

By |January 21st, 2016|Events|0 Comments