Parenting Courses

Contact us! Email us here or in Vancouver call 604-638-3390 |  Richmond 604-279-7100 | New Westminster 604-525-9144.



Building Strong Families

Parenting can be challenging.

Our parenting courses will help you build a strong relationship with your child and be the best parent you can be.


Art & Songs for Kids

Explore your child’s creative self through arts & crafts, songs & stories. For children age 2½ – 5 *Parent participation required*

WHEN April 19, 26, May 3 & 10

TIME 11am – 12:30pm

WHERE Family Services of Greater Vancouver 1638 East Broadway (2nd Floor) Vancouver


REGISTER Call Thuy: (604) 638-3390 ext. 3166 or email



Supporting Social & Emotional Development in Children 0-5 years

FREE 2-part Workshop for Parents/Caregiver Supporting Social & Emotional Development
in Children 0-5 years
May 27 & June 3, 1pm—3pm

WEST Village Children’s Centre
131 West 2nd Ave.—7th Floor (Buzz: VSOCC Multipurpose Room)
Priority given to families who live in Olympic Village

REGISTER: Contact Carolyn at
Childminding and light refreshments provided.

Today’s children are facing unique challenges to their social and emotional well-being,
including: stress, bullying, poverty, and technology.

This 2–part workshop focuses on the social emotional development of children at different ages and stages, and what parents can do to nature the heart and minds of their children.

Topics include: Introduction to the Heart-Mind Index, and some of the latest research on how to foster social and emotional development so that children can be their best.

An initiative of the Olympic Village Family, Children and Youth Planning Table






Instructors Our instructors are skilled adult educators with academic credentials in social work or counselling psychology or equivalent training and experience.

Registration Pre-registration is required for all programs. Programs are subject to cancellation based on registration numbers.

Refunds Requests for refunds must be received three full working days before the class starts. 20% of the fee will be charged for refund processing. All refunds are made by cheque. Please allow three weeks for processing.