Registration is weekly, every Monday at 9 am.

Online Registration:

  • Please register all names of attendees (parent/caregiver and child/ren’s names).
  • If your child/ren will be attending with a caregiver, register child/ren under caregiver’s profile/account.
  • Registering with only one attendee will risk losing your spot in the system.

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West Side Family Place

A unique family resource program dedicated to supporting young families and caregivers

We provide a welcoming, inclusive environment that supports and strengthens families and builds community. Join us for children’s activities, parenting programs, one-on-one support, or just relax for a while knowing that your child is in a safe and friendly place.

Play & Learn

Encourage healthy child development while having fun through movement, singing, stories and social interaction.

Parenting Education

Join our practical educational programs aimed at empowering and supporting parents and caregivers.

1:1 Parenting Support

Take some time for yourself and discuss your parenting or child concerns with our friendly and helpful staff.

What’s Happening This Week

Our Story


It has been said that it takes a village to raise a child. On Vancouver’s west side, we are that village. Since 1973, West Side Family Place has provided a welcoming place for parents, caregivers and children in the community to meet, learn, and grow together.

year that WSFP was founded

families a day came to WSFP Drop-In in 2019

hours of parent education & family programming

Latest News

Help WSFP Help Families

Today is #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving. 2021 has been an extraordinary year. Throughout this time WSFP provided a safe place for families to gather (both virtually and in person) and to find much needed support. On this day, we hope you will consider...

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Skills for Life Families

The Dalai Lama Centre, in partnership with West Side Family Place presents"Skills for Life Families" What would parenting look like if you experienced less stress and anxiety, had more control over your emotions, and had the space for reflection before taking...

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Nobody’s Perfect Family Place

Nobody’s Perfect West Side Family Place Dates: 6 Sessions - Fridays, November 5 to December 10Time: 10 am to 12 pmCost: FreeChildminding is available Nobody’s Perfect provides a comfortable and safe space for parents to meet others with children birth to age 5, with...

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Become a Member

Join this thriving local community and support our special family place!


Empower families to raise happy, healthy children and not feel alone.


Make a difference to the lives of young families in the neighbourhood.

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2819 West 11th Avenue
Vancouver, BC V6K 2M2


Monday – Friday 9 AM – 12 PM