Parents Connect

Agency: Family Services of Greater Vancouver

Program Description:

A facilitated support and discussion group for immigrant parents and parent connectors. Parent connectors are volunteer parents who also have young children.

  • Make new friendships and community connections
  • Share the challenges and joys of being a parent
  • Learn from one another’s cultures while enhancing communication and language skills
  • Childminding program for children under 6 years old

Client Profile / Eligibility Criteria

Immigrant mothers who have a grandchild under 6 years old.
Parent Connectors: moms who have lived in Canada for several years and are ready to volunteer with children

Registration Information

Call contact number

Start Dates / Duration

  • 2 groups per year
  • October – December/April-June
  • Friday mornings

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