Kootenay Family Place (KFP)

Offers a wide variety of information, resources, programs and services for children and families in several locations in the Castlegar Area.  Some services are also available to families and children elsewhere in the West Kootenay Boundary region.

Early Intervention Programs for Children:

  • West Kootenay Infant Development Program
  • West Kootenay Boundary Supported Child Development Program

Children's Therapy Services:

  • West Kootenay Boundary Behavior Support Program
  • Occupational Therapy Services - Castlegar and Trail Areas
  • Physiotherapy Services - Castlegar and Trail Areas
  • Speech Language Pathology Services - Castlegar, Slocan valley and Nakusp Areas

Neighbourhood House:

Provides families and children with a variety of opportunities and resources including:

  • Weekly Parent and Tot Drop-In
  • Weekly ESL (English as a Second Language) drop-in
  • Beautiful Beginnings - Pregnancy Outreach Program
  • All about Breastfeeding Support Group
  • Parent Education Workshops (CAPC)
  • Selkirk College Prenatal education
  • Aboriginal Family gatherings
  • Clothes Closet
  • Community Garden

Child Care Services:

  • Hobbit Hill Children's Centre
  • Selkirk College Children's Centre

Address / Contact Info

767 11 Avenue Castlegar, BCV1N 1J7
Mailing address:
Mailing address:
Kootenay Family Place
Box 3144
Castlegar, BC
V1N 3H4

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 365-8448
Fax : (250) 365-5792

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Castlegar, Grand Forks, Kaslo, Nakusp, Trail
Program fee notes: Free

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 18 Jun 2019.