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Parent Link Centre

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Phone: 403.652.8633 | Fax: 403.652.8634 | Email: parentlinkcentre@highriver.ca
Mailing Address: 309B MacLeod Trail SW High River, AB T1V 1Z5
February 2017 Calendar of Events

 

About the Parent Link Centre

parentlinklogoThe High River Parent Link Centre provides support and resources to parents, caregivers and their children 0-6 yrs. Parent Link Centres connect parents to parents, families to families, and parents to resources in their communities.

All programs and services are FREE. Please feel free to come in, have a look around and visit with our staff.

The Parent Link Centre recognizes that support for parents is the key to fostering optimal child development and therefore offers parent/child activities and parenting programs which provide support and information to families regarding positive parenting practices. Connecting through play is a guiding philosophy of Parent Link Centres.

The High River Parent Link Centre provides:

  • IMG 0267600Drop-in (Stay and Play)*
  • Circle Time
  • Children’s Crafts and Fun Learning Activities
  • Parenting Programs
  • Resource Connections to Other Service Providers
  • Community Resources Prenatal
  • Information Workshops
  • Developmental Screening
  • Other Programs for Parents and Children
  • Family to Family Connections

* If you’re looking to have FUN and PLAY- the PARENT LINK CENTRE is the BEST way!

High River Drop-in Hours

Tuesday

9 am to 12 pm
1 pm to 4 pm
4:30 to 7:30 pm

Wednesday

9 am to 12 pm
(for under 2 yrs)
1 pm to 4 pm

Thursday

9 am to 12 pm
4:30 to 7:30 pm

Friday

9 am to 12 pm
1 pm to 4 pm

Saturday

9 am to 12 pm



Outreach Programs:

Play in Parks in your community - will return in the summer of 2016

The Parent Link Centre has drop-in Outreach Programs in these communities:

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  • Mondays in Blackie
    Blackie School: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

  • Mondays in Black Diamond
    Boys and Girls Club: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

  • Tuesdays in Claresholm
    The Station: (4925 1 Street West):
    9:30 - 11:30 a.m. and 1 - 3 p.m.

  • Wednesday in Nanton 
    United Church: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
    and 1 - 3 p.m.

  • Wednesdays/Friday in Okotoks
    Wednesday - Okotoks United Church (43 Riverside Drive): 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. 
    and 1 - 3 p.m. Friday – 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. and in the afternoon from 1 - 3 p.m.

     

Programs:

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The Parent Link Centre also offers these, and other programs, throughout the year. Please see our monthly calendar at the top for program dates.

  • Ages and Stages Questionnaire (ASQ) - ASQ and ASQ:SE are a series of questionnaires designed to monitor a child's development from birth to five years of age.

  • Triple P Parenting Program - Triple P Parenting builds on your strengths as a parent and offers information, support and practical answers to everyday concers and questions. Call the Parent Link for more information or an appointment.

  • Family Games Night: Family games night is about spending time with the family, playing games and sharing laughs 

  • Little Chefs: A chance for your child to be the head chef, and enjoy a culinary experience
  • Infant Massage

  • Read with Me

  • Lil' Wigglers

Links to External Websites

Triple P website
ASQ website
Parent Link Alberta website
FRP website
Centre for Excellence for Early Childhood Development
 

Child Care Registry & Information documents

Childcare registry - High River/Okotoks & area
Choosing Quality Childcare
Telephone Interview for Childcare

Online Documents & Resources

Parent Link Centre Brochure
Triple P Parenting Brochure
ASQ Brochure
Continuing Education Guide

 

      

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Town Office

309B MacLeod Trail SW
High River, AB   T1V 1Z5
info@highriver.ca

Phone: 403.652.2110
Fax: 403.652.2396

Bob Snodgrass
Recreation Complex

24hr Info: 403.652.4041
Inquiries: 403.652.4042 

FCSS
Phone: 403.652.8620
Parent Link Centre

Phone: 403.652.8633

Economic Development
business@highriver.ca

Operations
Phone: 403.652.4657
Operations Emergency Numbers
Roads: 403.601.1258
Water & Sewer: 403.652.6353

 

Bylaw Services
Phone: 403.601.8696
Fire Department
Phone: 403.652.3774
RCMP
Phone: 403.652.2357
Emergencies: 403.652.2356
Emergency Management
Phone: 403.652.6960