Shewaynewas Family Program

Growing Together, Early Years, Child & Parent Supports

Shewaynewas Family Program Manager: Alice Baker
Phone: 604-985-7826
Cell: 778-233-3483

Team Leader: Hailey Manalo

The Family Program improves the well-being of children aged 0-6, their families, and the community by offering holistic wellness through elements like balanced nutrition, physical activity, mindfulness practices, mental well-being, and nurturing relationships in a caring and supportive environment.

Our team organizes year-round programs aimed at helping parents acquire skills related to lifespan development, understanding family dynamics, recognizing developmental milestones, promoting health and nutrition, and providing opportunities to learn about Sḵwx̱wú7mesh language, culture, social and family traditions.

Programs include:

  • es7á7tsiwen (Prenatal Program)
  • sḵáḵel (Infant/Parent Education Program)
  • s7íx̱walh (Toddler/Parent Education Program)
  • Early Intervention Services
  • Aboriginal Infant Development
  • Aboriginal Supported Child Development
  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Psychological services/assessments
  • Circle of Security Program

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