Wide variety of parenting topics. Groups offered at varying locations on various topics for example: Improving communication, managing anger, potty training, establishing sleep routines) Web: http://cameray.ca/parent-support-program/ Call: 604-436-1990 Address: 5623 Imperial Street; 4908 Hastings Street; 85 Merivale St New Westminster
Provides information about fostering, support services and resources for foster parents currently in the network. 604-520-2900. Web: www.fraserregionfostering.com
Offers second stage accomodation in a safe, confidential, location for abused women and vulnerable pregnant women. www.safeshelter.ca
Offers education and group support for parents who wish to develop new skills to help end conflict in their homes. Strategies are taught to improve relationships, develop positive communication skills, practice self-care and help parents regain control. www.bgcbc.ca
Wide variety of interactive groups (ex. Family Literacy Circle, Songs & Stories, Craft Groups, Parent-Child Free Play, Attachment-based interactive groups). For: Caregivers/parents with children 0 -5 years old and expecting parents. Web: http://cameray.ca/parent-support-program/ call: 604-436-9449 5623 Imperial Street, Burnaby
Provides brief, professional, therapy to assist families in identifying critical issues that may interfere with their ability to make creative and effective choices. Referrals accepted through the Ministry of Children and Family Development for residents of New Westminster and Burnaby.
Individual counselling and/or support sessions for parents, children and families. Web: http://www.successbc.ca/eng/services/family-youth/counselling-service Call: 604-684-1628 Address: 102 – 4430 Halifax Street, Burnaby (MCFD office)
The Parent Helpline is a free telephone service to parents and others experiencing family life or parenting challenges. This nonjudgmental service provides a listening ear, support and guidance to parents and caregivers who are upset or troubled about a family
Sliding scale counselling and support services to children, youth and families including parenting clases, cross-cultural services and support groups, parent/teen mediation and specialized victim assistance. Web: www.fsgv.ca; Burnaby-wide Call: 604-874-2938 or 604-525-9144
Nobody’s Perfect 2 English & Mandarin. An educational and support program for parents with children under age 6 who haven’t had a chance to explore parenting ideas in a group setting. Free childcare, snack and transportation are provided, if required.