Family Development & Support Services

Adoptive Families Association of British Columbia (AFABC) website - details

Provides a wealth of information on adoption in BC, Canada and Intercountry adoption, lists events such as the summer camps and links to support and discussion groups, books, articles and other excellent websites.

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Big Brothers of Vancouver website - details
Phone: 604.876.2447

We are a registered charity and community-based organization that has been operating in the Lower Mainland since 1957. We offer friendship-based mentoring programs for boys and girls and provide volunteer opportunities for men and women.

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Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland website - details
Vancouver
Phone: 604.873.4525

Big Sisters is committed to enhancing the confidence, self-esteem and well-being of girls through supportive friendships with caring women.

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Child and Family Benefits website - details
Phone: 604.980.EATS

Child Care Subsidy website - details
Phone: 1-866-866-0800

Financial help for eligible families to meet child care costs.

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Crisis Intervention & Suicide Prevention Centre of B.C. website - details
Phone: 604-872-1811

The Crisis Centre has been providing emotional support to youth, adults and seniors in distress since 1969. As a safe place to turn when there seems to be

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Family Support Outreach - Surrey website - details
Surrey
Phone: 604-584-5811

We provide an in-home service for parents of children birth to 13 years, which identifies and enhances existing strengths and resiliencies of families through

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Information Children website - details
Burnaby
Phone: 778.782.3548

Information Children is a non-profit organization in existence since 1979. We provide information, support and referrals to parents and anyone involved in the

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Information Services Vancouver website - details
Phone: 604-875-6381

Comprehensive information and referral, community services and information sources, specialized information sources, health information and more.

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Nobody’s Perfect Parenting Program website - details
Various Locations
Phone: 604-660-0675

NOBODY'S PERFECT is a parenting education and support program for parents of children from birth to age five. It is designed to meet the needs of parents who are young, single, socially or geographically isolated or who have low income or limited formal education. It

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