Loading Events

Past Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

April 2019

Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers

April 16, 2019 @ 10:00 am - May 28, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Zoom – at home BC Canada + Google Map

In this interactive series, the focus is on understanding the unique challenges parents of children under age 5 encounter as their children move through the toddler and preschool years. Topics include but are not limited to: effective communication, the link between behaviour and temperament, understanding child development, having appropriate behavioral expectations, the importance of connection, and responding to children’s misbehaviour in ways that promote growth and self regulation. Responding to strong emotions, coping with separation anxiety, teaching and modelling social…

Find out more »

May 2019

Circle of Security Workshop

May 9, 2019 @ 4:30 pm - June 27, 2019 @ 12:00 am
New Westminster Family Place, #101, 93 Sixth St
New Westminster, BC V3L 2Z8 Canada
+ Google Map

Starting May 9th for 8 weeks, Information Children and New West Family Place will be starting the acclaimed Circle of Security program. Please contact New West Family Place:  Call (604) 520-3666

Find out more »

Heart Matters and Celebration

May 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shadbolt Centre for the Arts, 6450 Deer Lake Avenue, V5G 2J3
Burnaby, BC V5G 2J3
+ Google Map

  Come and celebrate 40 years of Information Children supporting the families of Burnaby and the Greater Vancouver Region. We are thrilled to have Patti Drobot presenting: "Heart Matters; Safe-guarding children in today’s world" In this presentation parents and professionals will learn why the relationship with our children is the most important factor in their development, and how adults can deepen their attachments with the children in their care. We will cover why children need to keep soft hearts and…

Find out more »

The First Months, the First Year

May 27, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - June 17, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Bob Prittie Library (Metrotown), 6100 Willingdon Ave
Burnaby, V5H 4N5 Canada
+ Google Map

The first months and year of parenting can be an exciting and wondrous time, but it can also be a time when parents feel overwhelmed, exhausted and isolated while juggling many emotions. Come and meet other like-minded parents, have FUN, and enjoy conversations based on topics such as understanding your emotions, setting realistic expectations, parenting tips, self-care, sleep, parenting roles and more. Pre-registration required.  Some Child care spots available. Mondays, May 27 to June 17 (4 sessions) Bob Prittie Library…

Find out more »

June 2019

AGM

June 5, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Zoom – at home BC Canada + Google Map

Come and join us for our AGM with special guest speaker, Randeep St Jacques from Clutterless Living, who will be speaking about         Marie Kondo's KonMari Method for Families. Wednesday, June 5, 2019 10:30 -12:30 pm McGill Library 4595 Albert St. Burnaby, BC V5C 2G6  Agenda: Arrival, Registration Presentation/short Q & A with Randeep St Jacques AGM Please contact us to reserve a child- care spot for children 18 months and older: 778-782-3548 or Email: info@informationchildren.com Drop-ins welcome, space permitting.…

Find out more »

October 2019

Parenting in the Middle Years (6-12yrs)

October 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - November 5, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Zoom – at home BC Canada + Google Map

Parenting in the Middle Years (6-12 years) This is a supportive and educational series for parents of children ages 6 to 12 years. Understanding middle childhood development, encouraging social-emotional competency, responding to school and family life challenges, fostering positive peer relationships, communicating effectively, understanding temperament, and technology guidelines, and strategies for effective, positive discipline in the middle years will be covered.   The goal of this series is to provide parents with a forum to learn, to share and to…

Find out more »

Circle of Security

October 21, 2019 @ 9:30 am - December 16, 2019 @ 11:30 am
Burnaby Family LIfe, 4535 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC
Burnaby, BC
+ Google Map

Circle of Security Workshop Starting Monday October 21, 9:30- 11:30 for 8 weeks, Information Children, YMCA Child Care Resource & Referral, and Burnaby Family Life will be starting the evidence based Circle of Security  attachment parenting program. This COS series will be held together with our partner organization Burnaby Family Life at Pioneer Community resource Centre (5th Floor), 4535 Kingsway, Burnaby FREE with Childminding (18 months and above) Space Limited You will learn how to : better understand your child(ren)’s emotional…

Find out more »

The First Months, The First Year

October 28, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - December 9, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Bob Prittie Library (Metrotown), 6100 Willingdon Ave
Burnaby, V5H 4N5 Canada
+ Google Map

The First Months, the First Year The first months and year of parenting can be an exciting and wondrous time, but it can also be a time when parents feel overwhelmed, exhausted and isolated while juggling many emotions. Come and meet other like-minded parents, have FUN, and enjoy meaningful conversations based on topics such as understanding your emotions, setting realistic expectations, parenting tips, self-care, sleep, parenting roles and more. Pre-registration required.  This is a  funded series - no charge. Some…

Find out more »

January 2020

Next Circle of Security…..

January 14 @ 9:30 am - March 3 @ 11:30 am
Parent Support Services, 5623 Imperial St #204, Burnaby, BC V5J 1G1
Burnaby, BC Canada
+ Google Map

Circle of Security Workshop This COS series will be held together with our partner organization Parent Support Services.Starting Tuesday January 14th we will meet Tuesday mornings 9:30-11:30 for 8 sessions until March 3, 2019 FREE with Childminding (18 months and above) Space Limited A secure attachment between child and caregiver is critical to a child’s current and future well being. Research shows that secure children have: Increased empathy, Greater self esteem, Better relationships with parents and peers, enter school more…

Find out more »

Parenting Toddlers and Preschoolers

January 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Zoom – at home BC Canada + Google Map

In this interactive series, the focus is on understanding the unique challenges parents of children under age 5 encounter as their children move through the toddler and preschool years. Topics include but are not limited to: effective communication, the link between behaviour and temperament,  the link between brain development and behavior, understanding child development, having appropriate behavioral expectations, the importance of connection, and responding to children’s misbehaviour in ways that promote growth and self regulation. Responding to strong emotions, coping…

Find out more »
+ Export Events