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children & families, Children & Families

Parent Support Services of BC

We work with Parents, Grandparents & Kinship Caregivers to provide emotional, educational, legal, & child-minding support. Our services are free regardless of immigration status and we offer support circles in 7+ languages.


Resources, events, and resources can be found on their website. 

Kinship Care Help Line

The Help Line is staffed by two part-time advocates trained in advocacy, social work, family law, and government services related to kinship caregiving.

Grandparent or other relative raising a family member’s child
604-558-4740 (Greater Vancouver) 1-855-474-9777 (Toll-Free)
kinshipcare@parentsupportbc.ca


Language-Specific Support Circles

For Parents

We currently have Circles for parents in the following languages: English, Arabic (عربى), Korean (한국인), Mandarin (普通话), Cantonese (廣東話), and Tagalog. Email: daniela.alvaradotorres@parentsupportbc.ca  Call: 604-669-1616 (Ext. 106)