About Karen


karen-picture-icon1Karen Fromm possesses 25 years of experience in working with children and youth. She is an accredited CPR, First Aid & Non-Violent Crisis Intervention provider. She possesses certification in Quest Training in Healthy Child Development.

She has delivered behavior modification programs (Level System) for troubled youth and has provided counselling services to Young Offenders and to children and youth.

Karen has also conducted seminars and discussion groups pertaining to children’s issues, including public health, nutrition and behavior modification.

Karen was employed as a Child, Youth, Family and Community Coordinator at the YM/YWCA in Nepean, and in Kanata.

She has worked as a Daycare Manager, Educational Assistant in Elementary and Secondary schools with the Ottawa-Carleton District and Catholic School Boards, Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa, Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa, YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region and several other daycare and childcare organizations in the City of Ottawa.

Currently she is employed at Cityview Centre for Child and Family Services.  She also provides home daycare.

Karen is a graduate of Niagara College in Welland in the Human Relations Program and an honour graduate of Algonquin College’s Child and Youth Worker Program..

Karen looks forward to providing this essential service to the residents of the Greater Ottawa Region.