Category Archives: Family Services

Central Okanagan Family Hub – Grand Opening a Success!

One place to find out about all that’s on offer for you and your family in Kelowna. The Kelowna Family Hub offers drop-in support to parents along with lots of parenting and family programs and information about all the services available to families in the Central Okanagan. Drop-in for a coffee and tell us what more » Continue Reading

Coffee and Community Connections for Single Moms

Date: Monday, October 24, 2016, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Location: The Family Hub, 700 Pearson Road (Pearson Elementary – Side Entrance), Kelowna Share the event on Facebook The Family Friend Program is co-hosting an afternoon of information and connection for single moms. This no-cost event will provide an opportunity for women to socialize and more » Continue Reading

Halloween Costume Giveaway!

Date: Monday, October 17, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: Central Okanagan Family Hub – Kelowna, 700 Pearson Road (Pearson Road Elementary – side entrance) The Save Kindness Society is proud to offer families FREE Halloween costumes! There will also be craft items available for those wishing to make a costume! Plan to come and more » Continue Reading

Breastfeeding Art Expo – Call for Independent Artworks – Deadline October 5th

Hosted by Kelowna Community Resources in partnership with Interior Health We invite you to submit a breastfeeding artwork for display at the Breastfeeding Art Expo (2017-2018). The Breastfeeding Art Expo ( is an art show that will tour the Interior Health region (Thompson Cariboo, the Okanagan and the Kootenays) in 2017-2018. About 100 independent artworks more » Continue Reading

Family Friend Workshop: Vision Boards

Date: Tuesday, September 20, 2016, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Kelowna Community Resources, #120 – 1735 Dolphin Avenue, Kelowna Cost: Free Guest Facilitator: Heather Welbers Register: Call 250.763.8008 ext 136 or email ac.rcknull@dneirfylimaf What’s a vision Board? A vision board is a tool used to help clarify, concentrate and maintain focus on a specific more » Continue Reading

Invitation to Join the Breastfeeding Challenge

Join us to celebrate breastfeeding in a fun “competition” where every child “wins” because they are breastfed! When Date: Saturday, October 1st, 2016 Location: Kelowna Farmers’ & Crafters’ Market Time: Register at 10:45 am; Latch on at 11:00 am Bring a blanket and picnic lunch to celebrate breastfeeding with your family and community. Following the more » Continue Reading

Breastfeeding Café – Location Changes

The next café is Thursday, August 18th, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm at The Family Hub (700 Pearson Road, Kelowna). We love this new location so much and think you will too! Come and check it out. Starting in September, Kelowna Breastfeeding Café is making some changes. New Locations & Times First Thursday of every more » Continue Reading

Family Friend – Big Buddies Playtime – August 11th

Date: Thursday, August 11, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Location: Central Okanagan Family Hub, 700 Pearson Road, Kelowna Many moms in The Family Friend Program have expressed the desire for more play opportunities and connection with positive male role models for their children. We have been at work to fill this need. Think: outside, soccer more » Continue Reading

World Garden – September 8th

Date: Thursday, September 8, 2016, 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location: Central Okanagan Family Hub, Pearson Elementary School, 700 Pearson Road, Kelowna First meeting for all those interested in finding out more about and supporting this venture. International Crops Environmental Education/Science Education Community Interaction Neighborhood initiative Fresh produce Sustainable locally grown food Continue Reading

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