“If children feel safe, they can take risks, ask questions, make mistakes, learn to trust, share their feelings, and grow.” – Alfie Kohn

Who is Information Children?

The Canadian Society for Information Children is a non-profit organization and a registered charity, founded in 1979. We provide information, support and referrals to parents and caregivers related to the care and well-being of families with children 12 years and under. Our Parent Coach-Educators answer all Helpline calls; for areas outside of our area of expertise, we provide parents with referrals to other community organizations or resources related to the concern.

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Questions or concerns about your child?

Contact Us by phone (778.782.3548) or email (info@informationchildren.com)

Information Children Blog

  • Office Closed Dec 23-Jan 1st

    Information Children wishes you and your

    loved ones a safe and happy holiday season.

    Our office will be closed beginning at 3 pm on

    Friday December 22nd, and will re-open on

    Tuesday January 2nd. Our helpline will not be

    monitored during this time- if you are in crisis

    please call: the …

  • Tis the Season to be Stressed Out!

    There are a lot of expectations
    when it comes to the holidays. We feel obligations.
    We compare ourselves to
    notions of perfect holidays
    from the past or standards
    society holds us to.
    The holidays …

  • Back to School Wellness Resources

    BC Children’s Hospital has prepared a great
    ‘wellness toolkit’ to help families navigate
    the often difficult back to school transition.
    If your family is feeling the back to school blues
    check out this link:
    Back-to-School Wellness Toolkit …

Winter 2024 Workshops & Events

  • April 2024 Storytime

    Join us on Tuesdays and Thursdays on Zoom!

    April 2 @ 5:30 pmApril 30 @ 6:00 pm

  • Circle of Security Parenting Program

    8 weekly sessions on Wednesday evenings over zoom.

    April 11 @ 6:00 pmMay 30 @ 8:00 pm

  • Emotional Development (10 months-5years)

    A zoom workshop to learn about emotional development milestones and how we can support our little one’s emotional regulation.

    April 18 @ 12:30 pm2:00 pm

  • Playful Parenting

    Play is the work of children. Join us over zoom to learn how we can support our children in how they learn about the world.

    April 30 @ 10:00 am11:30 am

Parenting Help When You Need It

Helpline:  Call us at 778.782.3548

All of your concerns and questions around parenting in the early years (birth-12 years) can be addressed by a Parenting Coach-Educator.

E-support: info@informationchildren.com

Helpline and E-support hours: Monday-Friday from 9am-4pm. We check and respond to messages 1-2/day Monday-Friday between 9-4 pm. Please leave a message and we will get back to you within 24 hours Monday through Friday.

Parent Coaching:  Click here to go to our scheduling page and book a one-to-one session with one of our Parent Coach-Educators

We look forward to connecting with you soon!