Family Strengthening and Development

This program requires a referral from the Ministry of Children and Family Development

Does your family require support or help to enhance your family relationships? If so, this program is for you. An intervention plan could help get your family back on the right track. The Family Strengthening and Development (FSD) program provides the support you need, helping you improve parenting knowledge, behaviours, and family dynamics, thereby improving the quality of your family life. This program works with your family to create an intervention plan and goals leading to a cooperative solution. 

In addition, FSD offers the following specialized educational groups:

Parenting Groups

Systematic Training for Effective Parenting (STEP)

Raising Teens Without Battles

Parenting Essentials in Punjabi


Support Groups

Managing Anger Through Intelligent Compassion (men and women)

Women's Empowerment

This Program Is For:
Families with children 18 and under

Type of Program:
Individualized outreach, pre-registered groups and courses

Ministry of Children and Family Development


English, Punjabi, Spanish, translation in other languages when required

Contact Information:

Purn Disanjh
Program Manager
(604) 596-4321 ext.1150

Newton Office
13520 – 78 Ave.
Surrey, BC  V3W 8J6 (map)

The Early Years Centre
100-6846 King George Blvd. 
Surrey, BC V3W 4Z9 (map)