“Our son enjoys the stimulating, fun, and warm environment. He looks forward to every visit and each experience helps build his confidence and social skills,” Parent.

Mission Statement

The Eastside Family Place Society is a support and resource centre for families with young children, from newborns to early six years. Through a wide range of programs, services, projects and supports, the Eastside Family Place Society assists the healthy development of young children, parents and caregivers.

Please join us at our virtual Annual general Meeting being held on October 1, 2020 for the unveiling of our new vision and mission statements. More information coming soon!

Guiding Principles

There our thirteen key principles that guide and inform our work and practices at Eastside Family Place. We encourage you to take a moment to read these fundamental values: ESFP’s Guiding Principles

Overview of ESFP Programs

Eastside Family Place (ESFP) offers a comprehensive range of family support programs. Our programs assist you in your role as a parent and caregiver and provide you with resources and activities that promote your child’s healthy development and early learning.

Drop-In Centre

A safe, inclusive family centre, that offers preschool activities featuring play-based learning and age-appropriate toys and activities. Link to DROP-In page


Parenting education, workshops, and early-learning programs are designed to educate, inform, support, inspire and provide you with practical parenting tools and resources. Link Programs page.


Licensed occasional childcare, direct support, referrals, food-security and other resources are available from ESFP. Link Resources page.

You can view and download ESFP’s brochure here: Welcome to Eastside Family Place