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Families Moving Forward Together, One Step At A Time

Families Forward is a mentorship support group facilitated by Gateway Association, for people caring for a family member with a disability. It provides peer support through monthly meetings, family to family mentorship and provides an online community.  Pooling resources, knowledge and experiences between hundreds of families may just be the best place to find all your answers.

For more information contact Betty Hahn-Sidor or 780.454.0701 (103).

Please see our calendar for dates.


Please visit our workshops page for learning opportunities for families and staff.


Stop by and take a look at our new Forum. Add to the conversation!


Families Forward … on Facebook
This group was created in July 2015 to serve families who would like to interact with one another on social media. As this is a secret group, you must be added by an admin or an existing member. To join, please contact one of our two wonderful admins:
Leanne Utendale:
Brenda Davidson:
Please note: This is not a group for staff or for those working in the disability field, but rather a safe sharing space only for those with common lived experience.

Gateway Association: Supporting Families in the Community Since 1975