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Early Childhood Development - Parent and Tot Drop-in Program


Agency / Organization:
SHARE Family & Community Services

Program Description:
The program is for families with children from birth through age 5, and offers:
• A safe and nurturing environment for young children with their parents
• Stimulating age-appropriate toys and play materials, creative learning activities, healthy snacks, and a “Circle Time” with songs, stories and rhythmical movement
Parents participate actively in the program – playing with their children, meeting other parents and community resource people, leading activities, and suggesting ideas for parent education workshops.


Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria:
Parents with children from birth through 5 years of age

Registration Information:
This is a drop-in program, and new families can join at any time

Start Dates / Duration:
The program is ongoing (with reduced hours during July and August). It is offered at SHARE Mountain View Family Resource Centre on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays (9:00 – 11:30 a.m.)

Program Fee:

Contact Information:
Contact: Arshia Bakhshandeh, Family Support Worker (Early Childhood Development Specialist)
Phone: 604-937-6971
Fax: 604-936-3955

Program Location:
SHARE Mountain View Family Resource Centre
699 Robinson Street,
Coquitlam, BC V3J 4E4

Mountain View Elementary School
740 Smith Avenue (*)
Coquitlam, BC V3J 4E7
(*Access to the Family Resource Centre is via the door to the school annex at 699 Robinson St.)
(Mailing Address: SHARE Family & Community Services, 2615 Clarke Street, Port Moody, B.C. V3H 1Z4)

Contact Name: Arshia Bakhshandeh
Contact Number: 604-937-6971