Building Blocks is a weekly home visiting program designed to support, maintain and enhance individual and family functioning by improving birth outcomes and parenting skills.
- Enhance child development and provide families with access to early intervention services.
- Referrals can be made from the last trimester of pregnancy until the baby is 6 months old. Referrals are welcome by self or a service provider as long as the family gives consent.
- Building Blocks is free and voluntary.
Building Blocks providers are comprised of: Family Support Home Visitors, Public Health Nurse and Social Work consultants. As a team, they offer support by: listening to you and hearing your concerns; giving you encouragement; accompanying you to a variety of appointments; and, by sharing information about community resources, childcare, parenting, health and social issues. Building Blocks provides a weekly drop in for program participants.
Please click on the link for the referral form: referral-form (Word document)
Team Leader, Early Childhood Development Team
Aboriginal Child and Family Support Services
717 Princess Avenue Vancouver, BC V6A 3E4
Phone: 604-602-7558 Ext: 142