We have some very exciting guests coming to Fearless R2W in the coming months!! We meet every Wednesday at 6:00pm at Turtle Island Neighbourhood King St. All parents and helpers with and interest in child welfare education education and advocacy are welcome! March 14: Advocacy & Crafts March 21: Learning Circle: Futures Forward March 28: Sharing Circle April 4: Learning Circle: MB Human Rights Commission April 11: Learning Circle: Designated Intake Agencies April 18: Learning Circle: David Livingstone Community School April 25: Topic TBA Coming up in May we are hosting Learning Circles on Manitoba legislation and those events can be found on the Fearless R2W Facebook page!
Fearless R2W is moving into 2020 with a clear vision of how we hope to support families who are struggling with child and family services and welcome into the circle young people as they age out of care! See below a visual smattering of what we are up to: There are many more things we… Continue reading Fearless R2W 2020
Hello relatives! Fearless R2W is excited to have another month of adventures planned for us all. See you every Wednesday at 6pm at Turtle Island Neighbourhood Centre 510 King St! Aug 7 – Sharing Circle Aug 14 – Winnipeg Harvest Learning Circle Aug 21 – Addictions Foundations of Manitoba Learning Circle Aug 28 – Guardians… Continue reading Fearless R2W August 2019 Schedule
What do Fearless advocates and helpers try to accomplish when they attend meetings with parents? We try to use our VISITATION TO REUNIFICATION process to explain to both parents and social workers the dreams we have for a forward moving case. It is transparent in what we believe the steps should be in addressing CFS… Continue reading Fearless R2W Visitation to Reunification Process
You’re invited to join Fearless R2W in the month of November for some exciting topics related to Manitoba child welfare education & advocacy! Our events happen every Wednesday @ 6:00pm and are facilitated by volunteers from the inner city with lived experience with CFS. The events are free and open to the public, including children.… Continue reading November 2018 Topics
In March 2018 Fearless R2W sat together and brainstormed a few advocacy tips for community members. Check out our advocacy tips and be sure to join us in our coming learning and sharing circles! get educated on the child welfare system don’t wait for the bad thing to happen before bringing your community together listen to the social worker attend workshops to build your skills as a helper to parents, encourage them to speak up for themselves show up on time speak the language of the worker / be proffessional don’t give in to anger be self aware of your body language and tone of voice and facial expressions don’t assume you “can’t” or are “not allowed” to do something know yourself / take self care know your own triggers and emotions
We’d like to apologize to anyone who has been trying to get whole of Fearless R2W recently, we have been going through some internal changes! So there will be NO WEEKLY MEETING this week, and starting on Feb 21st we will meet on WEDNESDAYS instead of Thursdays! Anyone interested in being a helper/advocate with Fearless… Continue reading Fearless R2W is Changing