Getting to Reunification

Visiting TIPS

  • Parent-to-Parent Tips for Handling Supervised Visits with Children in Care: Watch the video

This set of four handouts provides peer guidance on rights, responsibilities and problem-solving.

  • Making the Most of Visits offers guidance from a parent advocate on creating routines, playing, handling tough questions, and saying goodbye in a positive way.
  • What You Need to Know provides basic information about how parents can get more family time with their kids – and what will set visits back.
  • Helping Children Heal explains attachment and guides parents in connecting with children who are angry, hurt and sad.

Service Planning Tips

  • Set of 4 handouts: Getting Started on Service Planning; The Challenge of Change Under Stress; Relationships for Change; Making Your Voice Heard


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