Powell River Family Place
Tues & Wed 12:30-4:30, Thurs 10:30 to 4:30, Fri 10:30 to 2:30
(Subject to change due to programming--please call us!)
What is family place?  
Family Place welcomes all families with young children.

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Our Vision:

Powell River Family Place / Resource Program welcomes all families with young children. It is a child-friendly, comfortable and safe place where families with young children can:

  • meet and make new friends
  • gain a sense of community
  • find on-going support and assistance to raise happy, healthy children
Family Place Programs & Activities
  • Regular, informal parent-child drop-in
  • Fun and friendly environment for parents and children
  • Quiet area for breastfeeding moms
  • Trained staff provide information and resources
  • Children's Book Bag Library
  • Clothing exchange
  • GOOD FOOD BOX purchase and pick-up
  • Community Garden Group
  • Computer & Internet access for parents and caregivers
  • Healthy snacks

Powell River Family Place

Low or no-cost special event programming, including:

  • Parent-Child Mother Goose
  • Toddler Time Drop-In
  • Open Space Parent-Led Programming
  • Fun in the Sun summer program
  • Seasonal celebrations

Volunteer at Family Place

Family Place is happy to consider volunteer opportunities!

If you have special skills or experience, especially with families and children, please contact the coordinator to discuss your participation.

Contact Family Place
Family Place Site: #2 Town Centre Mall 7100 Alberni Street

Mail: #218-6975 Alberni Street, Powell River, BC V8A 2B8

Phone: 604-485-2706

Fax: 604-489-0675

Email: familyplace@prepsociety.org

Family Place Sponsors

Family Place Supporters
* Family Place is a member of the BC Association of Family Resource Programs, and was the 2008 recipient of their Award for Distinguished Service.

* Family Place is also a member of the Canadian Association of Family Resource Programs.