Family Resource Centres

Family resources centres offer programs that promote:

  1. Early Literacy and Play Based Learning
  2. Connection with other families
  3. Family Support
  4. Parent Education and Information

Funding for the Family Resource program is provided by the Ministry for Children and Family Development (MCFD).

Parent & Child Mother Goose Programs

Early Years Community & Parenting ProgramsParents and children learn songs, rhymes and stories together, enjoy nutritious snacks and connect with other parents. These skills, pleasures and insights are taken home and shared with older children, grandparents, and other parents.  The whole family benefits.

How to get more information and register:

Phone: 604.540.9161 / 604.529.5132
Email: catherine.ho/at/sharesociety.ca

Group Location and Time:

Groups are offered at SHARE Family Resource Centres and other locations throughout the Tri-Cities, several times a year. Please contact us to find out the next group information.

Who qualifies: Parents/Caregivers with children from birth to 3 years. Priority is given to first time participants. Registration is required.

Nobody's Perfect Parenting Program

Early Years Community & Parenting ProgramsDesigned to enhance parents/caregivers’ parenting knowledge and skills, build confidence and connect with other parents. Topics could include “Mind”, “Emotions & Feelings”, “Behaviour”, “Body”, “Safety” and “Parent”. Each group’s specific content is planned according to the participants’ needs and interests.

Childminding and nutritious snacks are provided. If needed, transit tickets are provided to and from the program location.

Each group runs for 6 weeks, 2 hours each week.

How to get more information and register:

Phone: 604.540.9161 / 604.529.5132
Email: catherine.ho/at/sharesociety.ca

Group Location and Time:

Groups are offered twice a year, at SHARE Family Resource Centres and other locations, in partnership with Fraser Health. Please contact us to find out the next group information.

Who qualifies: Parents/Caregivers of children up to 5 years of age. Priorities are given to families who are isolated, on a limited income, headed by single parents, and/or are parents under the age of 25. Participants are required to commit to attend all the 6 sessions with a minimal of 4 sessions. Registration is required.


Additional Information

In response to parents’ needs in the Tri-Cities, additional programs could be offered at SHARE’s Family Resource Centres or in collaboration with other programs in the Tri-Cities. Examples of additional programs are: Love My Baby Drop-in, Parent education workshops and Mommy’s Wellness group.

How to get more information and register:

Phone: 604.540.9161 / 604.529.5132
Email: catherine.ho/at/sharesociety.ca