City of Chestermere

Parent and Caregiver Support Services


Description
Provides a variety of free, community-based resources, services, and learning opportunities, specifically designed for parents and caregivers with children.

Service offers:

  • free, universal skill-building and educational programs, information, and resources to support and meet the needs of parents and families

Includes:

  • 1-on-1 support - for general parenting questions or concerns fand individualized, 1-on-1 parenting support, information, and resources
  • a playroom
  • programs which enhance early childhood development through play
  • a children's lending library
  • developmental screening - an opportunity for parents to check their child's development and address any potential concerns with the help of resources, and supportive professionals 
  • family support services such as information, referrals, and child care registry
  • parent support groups and programs with Triple P trained staff
  • parenting resources - access to recordings of past programs, links to external resources, and tips for all levels of parents
  • programs for young children to learn and play
  • space for networking and workshops
  • toy and clothing exchanges
  • opportunities for caregivers to connect and share with others
Affiliation: Partnered with Government of Alberta - Ministry of Children's Services Family Resource Network (FRN).Key Provider: caregiver support facilitators
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • parents and / or caregivers
  • with children 0 to 13 years
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • visit website for a list of programs or find current parenting programs offerings online
  • visit website for developmental screening information
  • find parenting resources online
  • register online for programs
  • call or e-mail for 1-on-1 support
  • or call, e-mail, or visit website for more information
Programming may be affected by COVID-19, including cancellations or virtual programming. Contact or visit website for more details. Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waitlist. Contact for details. 

Telephone
403-207-7050
Web Site
http://www.chestermere.ca
Email
pcssinfo@chestermere.ca
Languages
English; Interpreter/Translation services - Translators as required. Brochures are offered in languages other thank English. Contact for details. 
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Ramp available on parking lot side. Push button doors at both front and back doors. Accessible parking located at the back parking lot.Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
March 18, 2021
Address
105 Marina Road
Chestermere, AB, T1X 1V7
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM