6-12 years - Powell River Parenting Supports for raising kids

Powell River Community Health 
3rd Floor, 5000 Joyce Avenue 
Powell River Child, Youth, and Family Services Society 
at Oceanview Education Centre,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        7105 Nootka Street,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           604 485-3090
Tla’Amin Community Health
6690 Sliammon Road 
Powell River Child & Youth Mental Health
6944 Alberni Street

Provincial Website

Ministry of Children and Family Development
6944 Alberni Street
Provincial Website

Ministry of Social Development

1 866-866-0800
Provincial Website

Inclusion Powell River

201-4575 Marine Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  604-485-6411

Jean Pike Centre  

7055 Alberni Street
604-485-6077 Ext. 221 or

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Parenting Courses:

Family Support

This is an open access service offering short term (up to three months) solution-focused counselling and parenting education for families experiencing difficulties with children or youth

Parent-Teen Conflict Resolution Program

This program provides a process for resolving conflict between parents and youth ages 11-19, as well as between youth in school. Our services include parent-teen mediation, youth-youth mediation, and anger management, and are contracted by MCFD and School District #47. To book an appointment please call Powell River Child, Youth, and Family Services.


Support for Parents Striving to be Healthy

Taking care of yourself and your own health is an important step in being the best parent you can be.

Some local resources include:

Mental Health and Addiction Services

3rd Floor, General Hospital, 5000 Joyce Avenue, V8A 5R3
604 485 3300   After Hours Pager: 604 485 3301
Fax: 604 485 3303
Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 weekdays

Local services provided at no charge, funded through Powell River Community Health (Vancouver Coastal Health). This organization offers a basic community mental health program, including long and short-term psychiatric programs, psycho geriatrics, and respite care for adults. Referrals are through family physician or may be made directly.

Family Violence Resources

Healthy Pregnancies

BOND offers

       Ongoing support during pregnancy and for 6 months after delivery

Sexual Health  a website developed by obstetricians and gynacologists with absolutely everything you need to know about sex

Men’s Support:

Family Violence Resources

Women’s Support:

Women’s Support 
call 604-485-6965


Community Support & Resources

Community Resource Centre  
4752 Joyce Avenue, Powell River

Churches and Religious Organizations

Community Group Listings on Powelll River Direct
(click on community and then go to churches)

Westview Baptist Church

Parish of St. David and St. Paul

Evangel Pentecostal Church  website currently not available

Four Square Church  

4640  4640 Manson Avenue,


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Seventh-day Adventist Church

Texada United Church

Youth Groups:

Westview Baptist Church
Rize Youth
Four Square Church -
for information please contact the church at (604) 485-6116

Teen Group Listings on Powell River Direct 
(click on community and then community groups & then kids and teens)


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