Kent Family Resource Centre, The

Contact Information
Office Phone 506-524-9192 or (506) 743-8444
Fax 506-524-9915
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Primary Contact Myriam Larochelle, Director
Alternate Contact Lisa Tanner, Executive Assistant
Description & Services
Cross Reference FRC
Description of service(s) The Kent Family Resource Centre mission is to develop a permanent bilingual centre of resources and social action for families with children from 0 to 6 years of age in Kent county. 
The Kent Family Resource Centre offers the following programs: 
Drop-In program 
Our Drop-in Program provides a healthy, peaceful and out-of-the ordinary environment in which parents and children can socialize, meet new friends, and organize family activities. Special activities are organized to celebrate various occasions and holidays. 
Parenting Skills Workshops 
This Program aims to help people who want to learn to be better parents. Some of the courses offered are: 
How to talk so kids will listen 
Siblings without rivalry 
Different conferences and workshops 
Structured activities help children entering kindergarten in the next year develop physical, mental, social and many other skills. 
Tiny Pencils Club 
A literacy club where parents and children learn to "be together" while making handicrafts, playing games, singing, and reading books. Parents are the activity leaders. 
Musical Moments 
Aimed at families with children 3 and 4 years of age, this program offers six sessions during which they learn popular songs and are acquainted with various instruments and basic musical concepts. 
Parent's Library 
A wide variety of books and videos on parenting skills as well as children’s videos can be borrowed for two weeks at a time. 
Daddy and Me Let's Play Program 
In the Summer, Let's Play and Swim Program is offered.  
Some programs do not run in the Summer, please inquire. 
Soccer 3-5
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-3:00pm
Areas Served Kent County
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
Parents and their children ages 0-6 yrs old.
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Location information
Located In Community Richibucto
Address & Map 149 Acadie St, Unit 202
Richibucto, NB E4W 3V5
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Accessibility Not Accessible ; Most locations are wheelchair accessible, please call for information on individual locations. 
***Note that accessibility is self-reported. Please call the organization to confirm before arrival***
Other Details
Service Level (51) Registered Charity
Meetings Annual General Meeting in Sept.
Print Material Brochures; Monthly Calendar; Newsletter; Adult and Children Book Lending Library
Service Categories Early Childhood Family Centres

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