ESL for Grandparents

Agency: Family Services of Greater Vancouver

Program Description:

An ESL program for immigrant grandparents with young children:

  • Practise English while your grandchildren learn and play
  • Have fun learning more about grandparenting
  • Learn about community resources
  • Make new friends
  • Open to grandfathers and grandmothers
  • Childminding program for children under 6 years old
  • Transportation assistance available
  • Monday mornings 9:30am- – 12:00pm

Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria

Immigrant grandparents who have a grandchild under 6 years old

Registration Information

Call contact number

Start Dates / Duration

  • 3 groups per year
  • October – December/January-March/ April-June
  • Start any time if there is room in the program
  • Program address and office address are different

Program Fee: FREE

Contact Information

Contact: Patricia Steiner

Phone: (604) 525-9144

Fax: (604) 524-9455


Website: Visit


Program Location:

Olivet Church, 613 Queens Avenue
New Westminster, V3M 1L1

Office Location:

3rd Floor – 321 Sixth Street
New Westminster, V3L 3A7