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Community Development

Capacity Building

Agency / Organization:
SHARE Family & Community Services

Program Description:
The Community Development Program utilizes processes that facilitate community engagement, encourage community members to develop supportive relationships, and find solutions to their individual, family and community interests. The Community Development Program consists of a variety of different community-based programs, including:
• Early Childhood Development programs
        • Parent and Tot Drop-in Program
        • Korean Mothers Together
        • Parent-Child Mother Goose Program
        • Nobody’s Perfect Parenting Program
• New Beginnings: Tri-Cities Early Years Refugee Program
• After School Program
• English Practice Groups Program
• Community Sharing Group
• Seniors Supporting Seniors
• Better At Home  Program

Language:
English - with some programs also offered in Korean, Farsi, Cantonese / Mandarin, and other languages. (See individual program descriptions for more details.)

Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria:
Varies with each specific program

Registration Information:
Varies with each specific program

Start Dates / Duration:
Many of the programs are ongoing.  Others are seasonal or cyclical.

Program Fee:
All programs, except Better At Home, are free to participants. Some Better At Home services are offered on a sliding scale basis.

Contact Information:
Contact:  Sheila McFadzean / Gina Hortelano
Phone: 604-936.3900
Fax:  604-936.3955
Email: Sheila.mcfadzean@sharesociety.ca / gina.hortelano@sharesociety.ca
Website:  sharesociety.ca

Program Location:
Various locations across the Tri-Cities

Contact Name: Sheila McFadzean / Gina Hortelano
Contact Number: 604-936.3900
Website: sharesociety.ca