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Family Resource Programs

Family Resource Programs

Family Resource Programs

Family resource programs at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House follow the guidelines set by the B.C. Association of Family Resource Programs. Those guidelines include:

  • Providing family-focused programs for children under five years old (however implementing “My Tween and Me” program since 2013).
  • Ensuring programs are of general interest
  • Recognizing the unique strengths and needs of each family
  • Engaging in positive interactions on an individual level
  • Maintaining confidentiality and ethical practices

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House family resource programs promote a multicultural learning environment that supports children and families from all cultural groups. We believe that children learn through play and that they have the right to be in an environment that is safe, healthy, and free from discrimination and abuse. We have an open door policy and encourage parents to visit, give feedback and participate within the program.

Family Resource Programs cover five core service areas:

  • Family Support
  • Play-based Learning
  • Early learning and Literacy
  • Parent Education and Learning
  • Information and Referrals

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9:30 am

Infant Sing & Grow Drop-In at Creekside Community Centre

March 22 @ 9:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Friday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Creekside Community Centre, 1 Athletes Way
Vancouver, BC V5Y 0B1 Canada

For families with children up to 12 months old. Featuring: nursery rhymes and songs, exploration of parenting issues, information about infant development, and connection to community resources. By donation. No registration required. Contact Carolyn Major, Family Support Worker cmajor@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext 219

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10:30 am

YWCA Single Moms Support Group

March 22 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until December 15, 2018

An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Friday, repeating until March 31, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada

In partnership with YWCA, we offer a Single Moms Support Group at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. Meet other single mothers to share knowledge and resources. Childcare and snacks are available. Registration is required. Contact: Nubia, 778.833.2579

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12:00 pm

In Pleasant Company Community Lunch

March 22 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Friday, repeating until December 14, 2019

Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, 800 East Broadway
Vancouver, Unceded Coast Salish Territory, BC V5T 1Y1 Canada

MPNH invites community members to join us for a healthy multigenerational social lunch in the East Hall. Please notify us in advance if you have special dietary needs. Cost: $5 per person for lunch or $20 for 5 lunches (with pre-purchased punch card) Contact: Mike Volker, Director of Core Programs and Operations, mvolker@mpnh.org, 604.879.8208 ext […]

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Contact our House

Nilda Borrino
Director of Family Resource Programs
bac@mpnh.org
604.879.8208 ext 221

Carmen Contreras
Family Resource Programs Coordinator
ccontreras@mpnh.org
604.879.8208 ext 202

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