Support for Parents of Young Children

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SUPPORT FOR PARENTS OF YOUNG CHILDREN

Raising young children can be difficult for parents and caregivers. The Support for Parents of Young Children program can help to improve both your parenting techniques and your relationship with your children.

Educational Support Groups

Join support groups that cover topics including:

  • positive discipline strategies
  • self-esteem
  • anger management
  • child development

Individual / One-to-One Support

Receive free, confidential support from a trained community counsellor. This individualized service includes:

  • home visits
  • supportive counselling
  • resources
  • community referrals
  • education on parenting skills, child development, self-esteem, stress/anger management and problem-solving

Eligibility criteria

For parents with children (up to 6 years old), who are interested in improving their parenting techniques.

Can you access the program directly?

Yes

Other referral options

Referrals are accepted from various sources, including -  but not limited to, other community or health professionals and community agencies.

Other information

Location(s)

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

Contact(s)

Jen Mantyka
Program Manager
604.572.8032
jen.mantyka@options.bc.ca