Learning how plants grow in the garden


ESFP’s Mission Statement                                                                                  

To foster a community of connection, well-being and support for children, families and caregivers in East Vancouver.

Eastside Family Place ANTI-RACISM & DIVERSITY STATEMENT. For more information please click HERE

Check out the Eastside Family Place 2021 calendar and join in our fun activities! For more information please click HERE   


At Eastside Family Place (ESFP), your health and safety continues to be our top priority. For that reason, we are continuing to offer primarily outdoor and online activities.

Occasional Care services Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 10 am-12 noon. Drop off your children (18 months to 6 years) and have some ‘me’ time! Gradual entries are being accepted, for more information please click HERE

Creative Family Fun Time: Join us each week while Courtney and Catherine create take home craft activities with step by step instructions available online. E-mail the CFFT Team to reserve your craft kit for Friday pick up. Once you have completed your activity please feel free to send us photos of you working on your project. If you send us your photos we can create a collage of all of our family friends having fun together.

Registered Backyard Play Time is being offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 am -12 pm in our fenced-in backyard. We are welcoming four families per session. Registration will be available HERE on Wednesdays and Thursdays on a first come first serve basis. Your spot for the following week will be confirmed on Friday.

Meal Kit Program is offered by Eastside Family Place each Friday to help all our families with new recipe ideas and to make at least one meal a week a bit easier on the budget. For more information please click HERE


WorkSafeBC Safety Plans 

In accordance with WorkSafe BC requirements, please view ESFP’s Operational Safety Plan HERE, Occasional Care Policies HERE, Indoor Policies HERE and our Registered Play Time HERE

All of us at ESFP appreciate your patience as we continue to offer programs and services in whatever way we can. Whether virtually or in person, we look forward to welcoming you!


The Board and Staff of Eastside Family Place




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