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Child Youth And Family Services

Adoptive Families Association of BC (AFABC)

Whether you are thinking about adoption, in the process of adopting, or have adopted, AFABC is here to support you through every step on your lifelong journey.more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: 1-877-ADOPT-07 (1-877-236-7807)
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BC Federation of Aboriginal Foster Parents

FAFP represents the needs of caregivers of aboriginal children and youth throughout BC. FAFP is committed to meeting the unique needs of caregivers of aboriginal children and the needs of communities for training, recruiting, and support of aboriginal foster families.more info

Address / Contact Info
3455 Kaslo Street
, Vancouver, BC, V5M 4W8
Phone: (250) 368-9797
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British Columbia Family Residence Program (BCFRP)

"Providing help for families where health care ends."

This program is administered by Variety – The Children’s Charity of British Columbia –
providing subsidized accommodation for families whose child, including premature babies and newborns with other health concerns, are receiving care at BC Children’s Hospital in Vancouver. No cost to families.more info

Address / Contact Info
Variety Childrens Charity, BC Family Residence Program
4300 Still Creek Drive
, Burnaby, BC, V5C 6C6
Toll-free: 1-866-496-6946
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Child and Family Services - Inclusion Powell River

Inclusion Powell River's Child and Family Services offer multiple programs that aim to support children and families within our community. Our services are available free of charge to families of children from birth to 19 years that may be demonstrating a developmental delay, or are at risk of a delay.
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Address / Contact Info
Inclusion Powell River , The Cranberry Child Development and Family Resource Centre
6831 Artaban Street
, Powell River , BC, V8A 4B9
Phone: (604) 208-3717
Fax: (604) 483-4443
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Child Find BC

Child Find British Columbia (Child Find BC) is a not for profit charitable organization dedicated to the personal safety of all children. Our goal is to reduce child victimization by providing programs and services to the public of BC more info

Address / Contact Info
2722 Fifth Street, Suite 208
, Victoria, BC, V8T 4B2
Toll-free: 1-888-689-3463
Phone: (250) 382-7311
Fax: (250) 382-0227
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Childcare Advocate

Clients are welcome to text me or email me at I have a pop up office at Family Place in the mall every Thursday afternoon from 1:30-4pm where families are welcome to stop in. more info

Address / Contact Info
#2 Town Centre Mall (Family Place, next to Save-On)
Phone: (604) 223-8122
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Community Adult Literacy & Learning (CALL)

Community Adult Literacy & Learning is a one-on-one tutoring program for adults in Powell River. We match learners and volunteer tutors so that they can upgrade their skills in basic reading, writing, spelling, math or basic computer. All our services are free and confidential.more info

Address / Contact Info
Lift Community Services, Community Adult Literacy & Learning
6975 Alberni Street
, Powell River, BC, V8A 2K5
Phone: (604) 485-2004
Fax: (604) 485-9244
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Easter Seal House and other programs

Since 1955, Easter Seals Houses have provided a "Home for Everyone" for children and families who need medical treatment or surgery, or are facing life threatening illness or trauma.more info

Address / Contact Info
BC Lions Club, Easter Seal organization
Vancouver office: Toll Free: 1-800-818-4483
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Family Friendly Powell River Website

Includes a list of agencies, websites and a wealth of information that can assist in bringing up children.more info

Address / Contact Info
Powell River, BC
For More Information: 604-485-3090 ext 6301
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Family Place

Powell River Family Place welcomes all families with young children. It is a child-friendly, comfortable and safe place where families with young children can: meet and make new friends, gain a sense of community, and find on-going support and assistance to raise happy, healthy children.more info

Address / Contact Info
Lift Community Services
218-6975 alberni st
, Powell river, BC, V8A 2B8
Phone: (604) 485-2706
Fax: (604) 485-9244
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