Trenton Military Family Resource Centre

Site: Trenton MFRC, Siskin Centre

Service: Deployment & Family Separation Services

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Contact Information
Office Phone 24 hours 613-392-2811 ext 4935
Fax 613-965-7371
Primary Contact Daniela Kavanaugh, Deployment & Family Separation Coordinator; Phone: 613-392-2811 ext 4935; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Kate Buttaro, Volunteer Services Coordinator; Phone: 613-392-2811 ext 3557 * 613-242-3359; Email:
Primary Executive Tamara Kleinschmidt, Executive Director; Phone: 613-392-2811 ext 7372; Email:
Address & Map
50 Rivers Dr E
Trenton, ON K8V 2B9
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Mailing Address c/o Trenton Military Family Resource Centre 
PO Box 1000 
Station Forces 
Astra, ON K0K 3W0
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; some steps
Description & Services
Description (Service) Services to assist with support through deployment and its effect on families * if your spouse or family member, has been away often, come and share your knowledge and experience with others * recognizes the significant physical and emotional demands placed on military families as a result of deployment or extended duty, and together with 8 Wing and national military authorities, provide a number of services designed to assist those who are coping with separation * packages can be dropped off at the centre for mailing to deployed military members
Hours Mon-Thurs 8 am- 6:30 pm * Fri 8 am- 5 pm
Meetings Community Connections - Unwind and chat with others living through the various stages of deployment or separation. Learn from local guests, enjoy a variety of hands on activities, and learn tips for yourself and/or your children going through deployment. Free child care is available for ages 0 - 11 years old. 
Select Wednesday nights 6:00 p.m - 7:30 p.m 
Select Saturdays 
What about me - Running concurrently with Community Connections, this is a deployment support group for children ages 6 - 11 years old who are or will be experiencing separation from a loved one due to the military. Children will have a chance to learn coping skills, talk about their feelings, and meet other children from military families in a fun, interactive, and non-judgemental environment. Registration is required.
Areas Served Hastings County ; Prince Edward County
Eligibility no age restrictions * open to military families
Application call for appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Bus Route Notes Quinte Access Transit Map
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Federal ; Fundraising
Date Updated 20 Jan 2020
Service Categories Military Family Service/Support Centres ; Military Family Support Groups ~ Families of Military Personnel/Veterans

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