Terra relies on volunteers, financial and in-kind donations to offer services and support our teen parents.
At Terra, our specialized team tailors programs and services to meet the needs of each teen parent. Always safe, never judgemental. Learn more about what we have to offer our young families.
When it comes to the work that Terra does to serve teen parents, our Family Outreach Workers are at the front-line working directly with young parents in the community and providing them with the services, supports, and necessities they need to build better lives for themselves and their families.
Family Outreach Services supports 250 young families each year using a holistic approach that incorporates the extended family and natural supports. After all, there are a variety of different types of families, and we know that the greater the reach of our services, the greater opportunities there are for success!
It can be difficult to sum up what Terra Family Outreach Workers do for young parents because their work varies significantly depending on each parent’s personal goals.
As you can see, Family Outreach Workers offer parenting advice and support in an all-encompassing way, and make it a priority to meet the needs of each participant. That’s because:
Do you think that having a Terra Family Outreach Worker could make a difference in your life? We encourage you to visit our Starting Point page! Our Starting Point worker would be happy to chat with you, answer your questions, and guide you through those first steps!
I felt like I was talking to a friend, someone I had known for years. It was such a relief to have someone there to help me through those first steps.
My worker helped me through everything, from getting diapers for my son to getting into my own place. That support changed my life.
We’re located at 9930 106 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta. We are open 8:30-4:30 Mon-Fri.