Embracing Parenthood: The Adventure Begins!
Dates: Wednesdays in July, August, September 1:30-2:30
Registration: May 20 – June 3, 2024
Presenters: Cassandra Campbell-Gilbert and Nicole Dube


We’re thrilled to invite you to our new group, ‘Embracing Parenthood: The Adventure Begins!’ This unique group, facilitated by experienced Registered Early Childhood Educators, offers a platform for caregivers to discuss Developmental Milestones, Self-care Strategies, and Resources. Hosted by the MNO team, you can engage in these enlightening virtual sessions from your home and connect with others embarking on the same journey. Join us on Wednesdays in July, August, and September!

How to Apply:

If you are interested in joining this session, please complete the form at the link below:


Once you have submitted the form, a link will be sent to the email provided before the session. If you have any questions, please email the DRC team at DRCsupport@metisnation.org.

To be eligible for the Family Workshops, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • One parent/guardian or Grandparent must be a Métis Nation of Ontario citizen eligible for direct benefits under MNO Policy #2021-001: Eligibility for Direct Benefits Programs and Services Policy.
  • Those not eligible for direct benefits under MNO Policy #2021-001: Eligibility for Direct Benefits Programs and Services Policy, must be an active client with the Healthy Babies Health Children Program.
  • Have at least one child or grandchild, or expecting, between 0-2 years old.
  • Ability to access the internet and have a device to connect to Zoom.

About Us: The Early Learning & Child Care Developmental Resource Consultants at the MNO are dedicated professionals committed to enriching the early childhood experiences of families and educators. With our expertise and compassionate approach, we strive to equip families with the tools and knowledge necessary to nurture their child’s development.

Please Note: The Embracing Parenthood: The Adventure Begins! group has limited capacity. Only approved applications will receive a confirmation email.