Join Family Place with Aline LaFlamme & Daughter’s of the Drum to reflect the past 6 months. Bring a picnic and enjoy a safe and distanced dinner with your family at McBride Park. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.
Join us for our next Kinder Ready and Parent Ready webinar series next week, Thursday, August 27, at 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm. Our special guests, April Ens and Elizabeth Bryan of the Vancouver Public Library will be presenting about “Library Tips and Books for Beginning School” for families starting this new journey into kindergarten. […]
Here is the link to the video of the webinar with Tammy Frederickson and Lerin Oystryk on, “Getting Started with School Lunch”. Please be advised that the presentation is based on current research and that the content is advisories – an educational tool – and should not be used as a way to diagnose. https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=668019327119937
Parents of Fall 2020 kindergartners, If you are interested in viewing the webinar, “Fine and Gross Motor Skills in Kindergarten” with Shirley Lee, MScPT, the link to the webinar is available upon request by email, email@example.com.
For our families with soon-to-be kindergartners who missed Thursday July 16th Webinar on Starting Kindergarten, here is the video and notes. WSFP Kinder Ready & Parent Ready Webinar Series For our families with soon-to-be kindergarteners who missed last Thursday's Webinar, here are the video and notes."Starting Kindergarten" with Katherine Darwent and Ellen Walker*Parents to be […]
Have you just had a baby and wonder how to connect with other new families during this time of physical distancing? West Side Family Place has received funding through the Special Response Fund to provide an outreach program for parents with new babies. If you or anybody you know on the West Side has a […]
For parents with children starting Kindergarten this Fall. How will you prepare your child for kindergarten this September? West Side Family Place will be offering a series of Kinder Ready and Parent Ready webinars throughout the Summer on a Tuesday or Thursday afternoon. This program is for parents, new to kindergarten and the school system. […]
Kits in the Park is a partnership between West Side Family Place (WSFP) and Kits House (KNH) to provide a daily, outdoor family drop-in for parents/caregivers and preschool-aged children. We will be at Arbutus Greenway Park (2205 W 11th Ave) on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; and Carnarvon Park (2995 W 19th Ave) on Tuesdays and […]
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 xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) 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.