FAN and UBC Partner for Children and Families

FAN and UBC Partner for Children and Families

Did you know that 22.5% of children in Kindergarten begin school with vulnerabilities in one or more critical areas of development?  The Family Action Network, working closely with UBC’s Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP), wants to change that story for our...
Soup’s on!  Let’s eat!

Soup’s on! Let’s eat!

Local service providers who care about your family are cooking and serving a delicious hot soup for families with children six and under and expectant parents this week in Trail. Family service providers, including the Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy, Trail...
Exciting FAN Project Launches this September

Exciting FAN Project Launches this September

Beginning this September, FAN will be engaging in a two-year pilot project with the University of British Columbia’s Human Early Learning Partnership. The pilot project, funded by Vancouver Foundation, Teck Metals Ltd., and the Columbia Basin Trust will identify...
Rossland StrongStart is MOVING!

Rossland StrongStart is MOVING!

Bigger, brighter and better space for Rossland StrongStart. Rossland StrongStart has moved to a new space! Still located in the Rossland Summit School but now on the second floor on the gymnasium side of the school. StrongStart will have its own entrance to use on...
Easing Anxiety for Back to School

Easing Anxiety for Back to School

There can be some anxiety and excitement with starting school for both parents and children alike. The following links will take you to two different articles with some tips and resources for starting school – either for the very first time or returning to school....
Trail Outdoor Movie Night Returns

Trail Outdoor Movie Night Returns

Bring the kids to Haley Park and watch a movie on the big screen! Kootenay Savings Outdoor Movie Night is coming back to Haley Park in Trail on Saturday, September 8, featuring INCREDIBLES 2! Admission is free, but families are encouraged to bring a donation to the...
Scoops for Kids a Success

Scoops for Kids a Success

Generous donations and ice cream sales raise funds for FAN! Last week, the Scoops for Kids Fundraiser raised over $1100 for the Family Action Network (FAN). FAN is an active network of people who support families with pre-school aged children and who work together...