The Fredericton Regional Family Resource Centre , based in Fredericton NB, is a non-profit organization providing a comprehensive range of services to children and families in the Fredericton and surrounding Region.
Our Mission is …..
To provide a safe environment for parents/guardians or caregivers and their children to interact with each other and to improve their physical, emotional, social, and intellectual well-being through their involvement with the various programs within the organization.
Programs offered by Family Resource Centre are:
- Information and Referrals,
- Early & Family Literacy,
- Early Childhood Education (Preschool for 3 & 4 yr olds)
- Parent Education (workshops, classes, programs)
- Car seat Clinics/ Installations
- Parent Support groups
- Afterschool Childcare
The Fredericton Regional Family Resource Centre is a non-profit organization that offers programs to children and families in Fredericton and surrounding areas. The Centre was established in 1997 with funding from the federal government’s Community Action Program for children (CAPC) we are also support by the Province of New Brunswick’s Department of Education and Early Childhood.
The purpose of The Fredericton Regional Family Resource Centre is to be the hub of a support network for families with children six and under. The FRFRC aims to connect families with community services, resources and extends to distinct outreach sites in our region. Its main goals are to enhance positive parenting skills, to improve the health and safety of preschool children, and to provide information, support and referral services to parents.
The FRFRC offers meeting space and a variety of opportunities for parents to share, learn and grow. It is directed by a community Board and operates with a number of qualified staff. Volunteers are actively involved in all aspects of the FRFRC and are crucial to its success.
The FRFRC offers family drop-ins, parent education programs, support groups, toy/resource lending library, and special activities which bring people together. The FRFRC also offers information and referral services and a variety of programs. The major program focus is on effective parenting and child development. The FRFRC strives to raise public awareness on parent/child issues and the importance and the preschool years.