“Our daughter 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

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

Vision Statement

Our vision is that all children reach their full potential within a supported family environment.

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