West Side Family Place has made the difficult decision to close until November 23rd in relation to the new Public Health Order made Saturday, November 7th, 2020. We re honouring the intention of the order which is to flatten the curve and to stop people from gathering. We look forward to reopening all of our […]
At the beginning of the pandemic, West Side Family Place hosted a webinar with Dr. Deborah MacNamara, “Staying Sane at Home with Kids”. We are now 8 months in, and Dr. MacNamara will follow up with another session on “Emotional Well-Being in Difficult Times”. She will continue to explore the effects the pandemic have on […]
Join us in this important journey and conversation with Jade Brass in the workshop, “Indigenous Awareness in the Early Years” happening on Tuesday, November 24th at 7:30 pm. This workshop will take the participants on a journey of pre-contact contact and today’s realities for Indigenous people across turtle island. This journey will allow the participants […]
Basic Transmission Facts of COVID-19 COVID-19 is a respiratory infection that is spread by droplets. These are small particles that are dispersed when people cough or sneeze. Transmission of the virus occurs when a person touches a droplet from an infected person and then touches their own face; mouth/eyes/nose. This requires you to be […]
We would like to acknowledge that we at West Side Family Place are growing and learning as a community on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Nations, in this place commonly known as Vancouver, BC.
As guests, we honour the land, water, animals, and the continued efforts of the Indigenous people working to protect them.