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Kids Do Well If They Can

Dr. Ross Greene

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Information Children is a non-profit organization and a registered charity, founded in 1979. We provide information, support and referrals to parents and others on most any matters related to the care and well-being of children and families.

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  • June 23rd Fundraiser Thank You!

    Thank you to everyone who supported Information
    Children and attended our Summer Fundraiser.
    And special thanks to those who donated their
    talents, their time and special gifts to the Silent
    Auctions:
    The Speakeasy Bar & Grill for use of their venue,
    Marlee Eheler for her time and organizational
    skills, James Alexander, John Docherty and the
    Contra-band for their great music,
    Tengo dancers, Deborah Lynn &
    Santiago Yanez for their passionate dance
    and donation of beginners tango workshop.
    Glenn Knowles of GEM Chocolates,
    Antonella Beifini of Citrus Hair Salon,
    Haley Automotive Group,
    the Vancouver Aquarium, Ron Gerhards,
    Starbucks Coffee, Ethical Bean Coffee,
    Louise Salvino, Kitsilano Liquor Store,
    Diane Van Dyke & Leonora Weishaupt,
    Selma Sailor, Jean Koepke,
    Miguelina Lopez, Lynda Lougheed,
    and Don Whitney, Sewell’s Safari.

  • Research on Sharing

    Although preschoolers can appreciate
    sharing as a social norm, they don’t
    really embrace the principle until they’re
    at least 7, according to the study,
    published in the journal PLOS One.

  • The Myth of the Only Child

    As couples are starting families later
    in life and they are facing increasing
    economic pressures, more and more
    parents are wondering whether or not
    they will have that second child.

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  1. Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers

    May 1 @ 10:10 amJune 12 @ 12:00 pm
  2. Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers

    May 29 @ 10:00 amJune 27 @ 12:00 pm
  3. Information Children 2017 AGM & Free Parent Workshop

    June 5 @ 10:00 am12:30 pm
  4. Sleep FAQ’s

    June 7 @ 1:30 pm2:30 pm
  5. The First Months, The First Year

    June 13 @ 10:15 amJuly 18 @ 11:45 pm

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