Parkside Group Home
A safe, supportive and nurturing environment for youth.
Parkside Group Home offers youth with Child Intervention Status safe shelter in Lethbridge along with a range of supports. Parkside promotes stability, physical and emotional health and well-being, and cultural connection. Individuals residing at Parkside are supported in educational, community, and employment endeavors.
A Tailored Community-Based Program
Ages 12 to 17
The program is open to youth aged 12 to 17 who require out-of-home placement and have Child Intervention Status.
The program is funded by the Ministry of Children’s Services. There are no costs for participants.
We create a therapeutic space through strong relationships, routines, structure, consistent practice, and opportunities.
Referrals are accepted from the Ministry of Children’s Services.
What to Expect
At Parkside Group Home youth are provided with day-to-day supports and services in a community-based group care environment.
The therapeutic space is built on strong relationships, routines, structure and consistency. At the same time, the home recognizes the need for flexibility and individual approaches. Youth are provided with social, intellectual and recreational opportunities in a structured and supportive environment to encourage positive youth development.
How to Access the Program
Parkside Group Home is a closed-referral program. The program is accessed through Children’s Services.
Typically, youth will transition out of Parkside when a suitable long-term placement has been found, or they transition into independence.
McMan's core values of commitment, trust, respect, empathy, and genuineness are ingrained in each portion of service delivery.
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