We would love to have your family fill out the one time membership and demographic form below to be part of our family - Early Years Family Resource Centre. This information will help us plan and provide quality programs.
Our programs are no cost and parents/caregivers with children prenatal to age five are welcome to register.
Free Little Library - Located just outside our entrance doors at 1250 11th Ave NW (south side). It contains books and other seasonal items.
Story Trail - Walk with your family down a trail to find a children's story book on display. The Story Trail is in partnership with Regional KidsFirst and located outside the Family Resource Centre. The Story Trail is open to walk through at anytime, no registration required.
After visiting the trail, sign up for an activity bag using the QR code on the back door of the Centre or knock during business hours, and a staff can help you out with that.
Story Box - An early literacy resource for families to borrow that encourages reading together in a fun and interactive way. This is a curbside program.
*Some Story Boxes contain a CD with music, CD players are available to borrow. New and ready to go There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly and The Big Feelings Box (10 books in total covering different areas of loss), Baby's Box for 0-12 month.
To view the Story Boxes that are available click here.
ASQ-3 - An at home parent/caregiver screening tool. Giving you a glimpse in 5 important areas of a child's development: communication, gross motor, fine motor, problem solving and personal-social. Once completed, families have the option to meet online or over the phone with FRC staff and/or community partners to share results and discuss any follow-up steps.
Drop-In Play - After filling out the one time Membership form (required) and a one time Demographic form (optional), a time may be booked by emailing or calling the Centre.
JOY Box - A monthly curbside program that may offer a joyful way for your family to explore, learn, connect and grow together. Each month is a different theme.