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Aboriginal Early Intervention: Drum Circle - Nelson

All welcome – all nationalities. Bring a drum and join the circle, together sharing songs, teachings and stories. Snacks provided.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Kids Society, The Family Place
312 Silica Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 4M5
Ext 231: (250) 352-6678
Fax: (250) 354-2055
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Aboriginal Early Intervention: Traditional Parenting - Nelson

Call for dates and more informationmore info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Kids Society, The Family Place
312 Silica Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 4M5
Ext 231: (250) 352-6678
Fax: (250) 354-2055
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Aboriginal Early Years - West Kootenay Boundary

Offers cultural support and consultation to early years staff as well as cultural support and resources to local early years and childcare programs/agencies in the West Kootenay Boundary region. more info

Address / Contact Info
Circle of Indigenous Nations Society (COINS)
1005 2nd Street
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1Y4
Phone: (250) 231-4968
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Aboriginal Family Connections Program - West Kootenay Boundary

Offers support and counselling for Aboriginal Families in the West Kootenay and Boundary region, including helping to provide cultural and family connections for Aboriginal children and youth in care of MCFD.more info

Address / Contact Info
Circle of Indigenous Nations Society (COINS)
1005 2nd Street
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1Y4
Phone: (240) 231-4968
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Aboriginal Family Night - Nelson

For families with children aged 0-6 whose heritage is First Nations, Metis or Inuit living in the West Kootenays. Gather to share stories, food and friends.more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Kids Society, The Family Place
312 Silica Street
, Nelson, BC, V1L 4M5
Phone: (250) 352-6678 ext 8
Fax: (250) 354-2055
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Aboriginal Family Services Development Program - West Kootenay

Provides support and consultation to Family Support Counselors and other service providers in the West Kootenay region who work with Aboriginal families. Also offers support services, referrals and cultural information to Aboriginal families experiencing family issues.more info

Address / Contact Info
Circle of Indigenous Nations Society (COINS), Office
1005 2nd Street
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1Y4
Phone: (250) 231-4968
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Aboriginal Family Support - Boundary

Provides emotional and practical support to Aboriginal (First Nations, Metis & Inuit) children, youth and families using a culturally respectful and client centred approach. more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Family and Individual Services Society (BFISS), Glanville Family Centre
1200 Central Avenue
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Phone: (250) 442-2267
Toll-free: 1-877-442-5355
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Bright Beginnings PreSchool - Trail

A free program offering a unique combination of parent education and support with a concurrent pre-school program for children aged 30 months to 5 years.more info

Address / Contact Info
Trail Family and Individual Resource (FAIR) Centre Society
2079 Columbia Avenue
, Trail, BC, V1R 1K7
Phone: (250) 364-2326 ext 226
Fax: (250) 364-1255
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Community Action Program for Children (CAPC) - Boundary

Services include a regular drop-in group to provide support, information and education for parents with children under 6 years of age.more info

Address / Contact Info
Boundary Family and Individual Services Society (BFISS), Glanville Family Centre
1200 Central Avenue
, Grand Forks, BC, V0H 1H0
Phone: (250) 442-2267
Toll-free: 1-877-442-5355
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Community Action Program for Children (CAPC) - Castlegar

Addresses the health, behaviour and developmental of children from birth to six years of age and supports families who may be at risk for a wide variety of reasons. Education, early intervention, and prevention are strong components of the program more info

Address / Contact Info
Kootenay Family Place (KFP) , Neighbourhood House
767 11 Avenue
, Castlegar, BC, V1N 1J7
Phone: (250) 365-3662 ext 227
Fax: (250) 365-5792
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