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IMPACT Parenting Group

IMPACT Parenting Support Group

A place for parents, caregivers and grandparents to get support in their parenting journey in Canada

Newcomer parents and caregivers of any immigration status are invited to join Immigrant Parent & Children Together (IMPACT), a  parenting support group with information and connection for the moms and dads; and activities and snacks for the kids. Attend workshops, make friends & get support. You will also:

  • Get information and support on raising happy, healthy children in a new country
  • Learn about child development and behaviour
  • Improve your confidence and coping skills as a parent
  • Listen to guest speakers on nutrition and exercise, mental health, managing stress, technology, injury prevention and getting involved in your community
  • Practise your English language skills and connect with other parents
  • Access community resources and referrals
  • Bond with your children over activities such as circle time and field trips

Tuesdays, October 17 to December 19, 12:30–2:30 pm
At DIVERSEcity Newton Town Centre Campus (#1107 – 7330 137 Street, Surrey, BC)

Thursdays, October 5 to December 7, 10 am – 12 pm
At Guildford Recreation Centre (15105 105 Avenue, Surrey, BC)

Who’s eligible?

  • Parents (with English CLB 3+) with children ages 0–6

Register for IMPACT

To register for these programs, email impact@dcrs.ca or call 604-306-2314.

See our IMPACT Parenting Group Flyer