CHILD AND FAMILY
Common Sense Media site reviews movies and apps for parents. Includes articles on recommended kids apps.
BC Foundry list of helpful apps for teens.
Parenting Essentials: The American Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reviewed extensive research to identify the best approaches to parenting and talked to the experts—both recognized leaders in the parenting field and parents themselves—to create articles, videos, and activities parents and caregivers can use.
Behavioral science-based information on children, youth and families developed by leaders of the American Psychological Association
Child Mental Health Online Resources
(reviewed and recommended by our volunteers)
Kelty's Mental Health-Comprehensive BC Children's Hospital Information including resources and tools
Bc.familieschange.ca (divorce) guide to support BC families, including guides for children and teens.
Anxiety Canada Guides for children to manage anxiety
CADDAC Canadian ADHD organization includes helpful lists of specific, age, appropriate accommodations.
Dealing with Social Media
Multicultural Website Resources
Creativity and family play
87 indoor activities because cabin fever is no joke
Geocaching-an outdoor treasure hunt in your neighborhoods.
Nature journal writing for kids
City of Surrey Resources for outdoor learning.
Indigenous writers of children's books:
Common Sense Media created site Wide Open Schools with MANY engaging content links for kids learning. VERY COMPREHENSIVE preK-Grade 12
Kahn Academy-FREE non-profit world-class education pre-k through college. Step-by-step exercises with fun learning