Within Victoria County we have two offices to serve you.  

In our office North of Smokey we are pleased to have a staff member to provide programs and services.  Her contact information is as follows:

Office Location - North of Smokey

678 New Haven Road

Neil's Harbour, Nova Scotia  B0C 1N0

Telephone: (902) 336-2208  Fax: (902) 336-2046

Staff Contact

Cheryl MacDonald

E-mail  csams@familyplace.ca

Primary Area of Responsibility - Play Group, Read with Me, Ready to Learn, Tumblebugs, Parent Education and Support Programs and other child focused and family focused programs

Melissa Hines

E-mail: mhines@familyplace.ca

Primary Area of Responsibility - North of Smokey Safer Communities Committee support (part time)

In our office in Baddeck, covering South of Smokey we are pleased to have four staff members to provide programs and services.  Their contact information is as follows:

Office Location - South of Smokey

486 Chebucto Street

Baddeck, Nova Scotia  B0E 1B0

Telephone: (902) 295-2956 - Family Place Programs and Services

Telephone: (902) 295-1357 - Family Place CUPW and UPCE Special Needs and Moving On Projects

Fax: (902) 295-2296

Staff Contacts

Debbie MacLeod

E-mail  dmacleod@familyplace.ca

Primary Area of Responsibility: Enhanced Home Visiting with families having children from birth to 3 years of age

Dorothy Keigan

E-mail  dkeigan@familyplace.ca

Primary Area of Responsibility:  Adminstrative Support for the Canadian Union of Postal Workers and Union of Postal Communication Employees Special Needs and Moving On Projects

Cary MacDonald

E-mail  cmacdonald@familyplace.ca

Primary Area of Responsibility: Adminstrative Support for the Canadian Union of Postal Workers and Union of Postal Communication Employees Special Needs and Moving On Projects

Staff Supervisors

Lisa Brewster

E-mail: lbrewster@familyplace.ca Telephone: (902) 562-5616 ext. 225

Primary Area of Responsibility - Supervising staff that offer group programs and services (not including the Prenatal Support and Education Programs)

Karen Fraser

E-mail: kfraser@familyplace.ca Telephone: (902) 562-5616 ext. 230

Primary Area of Responsibility - Supervising staff that offer home visiting programs (including staff that offer Prenatal Support and Education Programs)

Gail Holdner

E-mail: gholdner@familyplace.ca Telephone: (902) 295-1357

Primary Area of Responsibility - Supervising staff that provide our CUPW Special Needs and Moving On national programs

Office Administrator

David MacKenzie

E-mail: dmackenzie@familyplace.ca Telephone: (902) 562-5616 Press 0

Primary Area of Responsibility - Accounting Services and Front Desk Management

Support to the Executive Director

Janet MacVicar

E-mail: jmacvicar@familyplace.ca Telephone: (902) 562-5616 ext. 231

Primary Area of Responsibility - Administration

Executive Director

JoAnna LaTulippe-Rochon

E-mail: jlatulippe-rochon@familyplace.ca Telephone: (902) 562-5616 ext. 222

Primary Area of Responsibility - Overseeing overall operations of Family Place on behalf of the Board of Directors