Parent Support

It’s nice to know that you are not alone, as a parent and Kamloops has a number of support networks available to families. 

As well, there are a number of listings for pregnancy, birth and postpartum support.

Kamloops Adoptive Parent Support Group

All prospective and adoptive parents welcome!
Date: Thursday, November 21.
Time: 7PM – 9PM
Location: Calvary Community Church, 1205 Rogers Way
Contact: Deanna Jones at jones_a@telus.net or 250-372-9673.

Kamloops Child Care Resource & Referral

John Tod Centre – 150 Wood Street.

The Interactive Play and Learn Centre is open for parents and caregivers to drop-in with children 0-5 years, 9am-12pm Monday to Friday, year round except for statutory holidays. This free program supports children’s learning and development through child-led play opportunities. Educated, experienced and caring staff are available to support you through the critical development and learning of your child’s first 5 years!

Baby Time is a free drop-in, interactive play time from 1-2:30 on Monday afternoons for parents with babies under 12 months.  These baby-centered afternoons are a great opportunity for parents to connect with each other while their babies explore the world around them.

http://www.facebook.com/CCRRKamloops

Family Tree Drop-In

Family Tree is a drop-in playgroup for families; with the focus being to to expand support parents in need through community outreach and supoprting parents in recovery. The program runs from 9am to 4pm Mondays and Wednesdays, at 283 West Victoria St. For more information contact 250-377-6890

FASD Circle of Support

Meets weekly on Wednesdays from 10 – 11:30am, at 624 Tranquille Rd.  For more information call Insight Support Services  (250) 554-0085

Kamloops Chapter – Canadian Celiac Association

http://kamloopsceliac.org/

La Leche League- Kamloops

Lorna at lll_kamloops@yahoo.ca 250.573.5671

Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group

Meets the 3rd Monday of every month from 7 – 8:30pm at #200 – 535 Tranquille, info@pregnancycarekamloops.com

Kamloops Wiggles and Giggles Play Group

Fun events focusing on connecting kids, having fun, and connecting with other adoptive parents.
Dates: Meets the 3rd Saturday of the month. Next: Saturday, November 16.
Time: 10AM – Noon
Theme and location: contact Deanna
Contact: Deanna Jones (250) 372-9673 or email: jones_a@telus.net

To have  your group added to the list, please contact jodi@kamloopsparents.com with the details.

Last updated February 25, 2015

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