StrongStart Outreach Program - Edgewood / Southern Zone

The Nakusp, Arrow and Slocan Lakes Community Literacy Program (CBAL) collaborates with School District No. 10 - Arrow and Slocan Lakes to offer the StrongStart Outreach Program in the Southern Zone which includes Burton and Edgewood.

StrongStart offers a free, play-based early learning drop-in program for preschool-age (birth to 5 years) children attending with their parents or caregivers.

A qualified early childhood educator leads activities.

Parents can learn a lot at a StrongStart Program, including:

  • Activities to do at home to help a child learn
  • Ways to support a child's physical, social and emotional learning
  • Ways to support a child's language and communication skills
  • Tips for healthy snacks
  • Information about other services and resources in the community.

For more information contact the school (See above) or the Community Literacy Coordinator at: 250-265-3779


Address / Contact Info

Edgewood Elementary School
409 Monashee Avenue Edgewood, BCV0G 1J0
Mailing address:
Box 129
Edgewood, BC
V0G 1J0

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 269-7212
Fax : (250) 269-7633

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Nakusp

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This program was last updated on 04 Feb 2019.