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Organization: Renfrew County Child Poverty Action Network (CPAN)  
Phone Numbers: 613-735-1251
Toll-Free: 1-800-465-1870 ext 250
Fax: 613-735-2378
The Phoenix Centre for Children and Families
130 Pembroke St W, Ste 200
Pembroke, ON
K8A 5M8
Intersection: Prince St and Pembroke St W
Accessibility: Partially Accessible    Partially Accessible
Accessibility Notes: Accessible Entrance with office on ground level
Hours: Mon-Thu 9 am-4 pm * Fri 9 am-3 pm * call ahead as CPAN staff are not always available
Executives: Greg Lubimiv - Executive Director
Phoenix Centre for Children and Families
613-735-2374 ext 231 *
Public Contacts: Lyn Smith - Executive Director
613-735-9579 *
Service Description: CPAN is a network of 62 organizations and over 600 kind and caring individuals working together to eliminate the effects of child poverty in a manner that is empowering and inclusive. CPAN works using a 3 pronged approach: * public education * advocacy * practical assistance through various programs created to help local children in need * Tools for School: provides backpacks, school supplies and shoes * Operation Snowsuit: collects and redistributes gently used and new snowsuits, boots, hats and gloves* Harmony for Renfrew County: offers art-based lessons to youth (12-18 yrs) using the pay-it forward model * creation and delivery of a School Inclusion Project in 8 schools, to assist with some school fees * Good EGG Program: Is supporting schools to build edible gardens, so that all children can learn to grow and have the opportunity to eat healthy nutritious food. *

Meetings: Steering committee meets 4-6 times per year * other committees : Operation Snowsuit * Poverty Reduction Straegy * Fundraising * Festival of Trees
Fees: None
Application: No referral needed, call, email, Facebook * see website for application for Tools for Schools and Operation Snowsuit
Eligibility / Target Population: Parents and Caregivers (legal guardians) of children ages 17 and under * Harmony musical program server youth ages 12-18 years old
Languages: English
Area Served:
Renfrew County  
See Also: Financial Assistance for Children and Families

This information was last completely updated on March 5, 2018

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Updated March 5, 2018
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