Parent & Tot Drop-In

Parent-Tot ProgramWe are stronger together.  Find support, resources and guidance among friends at one of SHARE Family & Community Services parent & tot drop-ins or parent groups.  These groups are open to all parents, and are a wonderful resource for newcomers to the community to meet new people.


MOUNTAIN VIEW PARENT & TOT DROP-IN

The Mountain View Parent and Tot Drop-In program provides an opportunity for parents/caregivers and their pre-school children to meet in a relaxed, safe and nurturing environment.  The morning program offers children stimulating age-appropriate toys and activities, healthy snacks and a great time with songs, stories and rhythmical movement. Parents/caregivers participate actively in the program – playing with their children, meeting other parents and community resource providers.  Parents/caregivers also lead activities and play an active role in suggesting ideas for parent workshops.

Funding the for Family Resource program is provided by the Ministry for Children and Family Development (MCFD) and United Way of the Lower Mainland (Success by 6).

HOW TO APPLY

You don’t have to register!  This is a free drop-in program.

CONTACT US

For more information, please contact Mahshid Ghorbani at 604.931.4708 / mahshid.ghorbani@sharesociety.ca or Arshia Bakhshandeh at 604.529.5149 / arshia.bakhshandeh@sharesociety.ca.

LOCATION & HOURS

Mountain View Family Resource Centre
699 Robinson St.
Coquitlam. GET A MAP

Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00am – 11:30am

Public Transportation

151 Lougheed Station – Take the Cottonwood/Robinson Street Stop

143 SFU/Coquitlam Station – Take the Como Lake Road/Robinson Street Stop

156 Braid Station/Lougheed Station – Take the Como Lake Road/Robinson Street Stop

Schedule your trip with the BCTransit Trip Planner

Clarke Street Parent and Tot Drop-In (Clarke Street Family Resource Centre)
2615 Clarke Street
Port Moody.  GET A MAP

Wednesday from 9:30am – 2:00pm

Public Transportation

160 Vancouver/Port Coquitlam or C24 Lougheed Station/Port Moody bus lines are a convenient way to get to the foodbank. Take the StJohns @ Mary Street stop

Schedule your trip with the BCTransit Trip Planner


PARENT-CHILD MOTHER GOOSE PROGRAMS

The program is for parents with children from birth to 3 years. Parents and children learn songs, rhymes and stories together. Nutritious snacks are providedEach program runs for 8 weeks, and families meet 1 1/2 hours each week. The program is offered several times a year, at SHARE Family Resource Centres and other locations throughout the Tri-Cities, in partnership with other organizations.

Funding for our Mother Goose programs is provided by the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) and the United Way Lower Mainland (Success by 6).

CONTACT US

For more information, please contact Arshia Bakhshandeh at 604.529.5149 / arshia.bakhshandeh@sharesociety.ca.


NOBODY’S PERFECT PARENTING

The program is designed for parents of children up to five years of age who want to enhance their parenting skills and build their confidence.  Families who are eligible for this program include: families who are isolated, on a limited income, headed by single parents, and/or are parents under the age of 25.

Each program runs for 6 weeks with parents meeting for two hours a week. Childminding and nutritious snacks are provided. Transportation support is provided to and from the program location, if needed.  This program is offered several times a year at SHARE Resource Centres and various locations in the Tri-Cities, in partnership with Fraser Health and other Tri-Cities agencies.  Funding for the program is provided by the Fraser Health Authority.

CONTACT US

For more information, please contact Arshia Bakhshandeh at 604.529.5149 / arshia.bakhshandeh@sharesociety.ca.


KOREAN MOTHERS TOGETHER

This program is designed for Korean-speaking mothers and their children (from birth through 5 years of age) to learn more about parenting, build friendships & support one another. This program is organized by the participating Korean mothers, and the sessions are parent-led.

LOCATION & HOURS

SHARE’s Mountain View Family Resource Centre
699 Robinson St. (south of Smith Ave.)
Coquitlam. GET A MAP

(The Family Resource Centre is located on the main floor of the two-storey Annex building behind Mountain View Elementary School.)

Wednesday: 12:00pm – 2:00pm

Public Transportation

151 Lougheed Station – Take the Cottonwood/Robinson Street Stop

143 SFU/Coquitlam Station – Take the Como Lake Road/Robinson Street Stop

156 Braid Station/Lougheed Station – Take the Como Lake Road/Robinson Street Stop

Schedule your trip with the BCTransit Trip Planner

CONTACT US

For more information, please contact Arshia Bakhshandeh at 604.529.5149 / arshia.bakhshandeh@sharesociety.ca.