Did you know...May is Speech and Hearing Month?

speechandhearingbc.ca wants you to find your #talkspot!

Face-to-face conversations are the best way to support children's language development.

Put down the screen and find your Talk Spot!

That's anywhere you can communicate in person with someone:

  • in the car
  • at the table
  • in a community centre
  • at the mall
  • in the park


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Victims & Survivors of Crime Workshop

Come and learn about the needs and experiences of victims and survivors of crime from Catherine Bargen and speak with programs who support victims and survivors in our community. Light snack and refreshment provided!

Mega Bounce Run FSJ - Presented by Arctech Welding & Machining

Take part in the seriously fun 5k inflatable obstacle run, featuring 9 inflatable obstacles throughout the North Peace Regional Airport airport hangers and runways. At the Arctech Welding & Machining Mega Bounce Run, you’ll run, jump and bounce your way through obstacles with names like "...

NENAS Programming

Youth Programming at NENAS! Visit them on their website or Facebook page "NENAS Family & Youth Program" for more information!

Car Seat Clinic

We are a group of locally trained Child Passenger Safety Educators (CPSEs) in Fort St John, available to help you learn how to use and install your car seat correctly in a friendly, judgement free atmosphere.

Stronger Together Fort St John Pride Walk

Join us for the Fourth annual Pride Walk here in Fort St John! The walk begins at 2:00pm at WI Centennial Park (beside Finch School) and the walk will end at Centennial park on 100th. A festival with food, entertainment and fun will run until 5:00pm. Come on in and be a part of this fun, family...

Summer Programs 2019

Looking for Summer programming in and around Fort St. John? As we learn about local programming we'll post them here and on our Facebook Page so be sure to check back! Do you want your summer program to be included? Email your poster to earlyyears@cdcfsj.ca

World Fair 2019

Travel the world in one day as we celebrate culture and diversity in the City of Fort St John! Come join us on Saturday, June 8th, from 1-4pm right at the park in front of the North Peace Cultural Centre! check out the full Spring 2019 Recreation and Leisure Guide here for up to date programming...

La Leche League Meeting

La Leche League Canada - Bring your breastfeeding questions and concerns, talk about your joys and challenges! 3rd Monday of each month.  

2020 BC Budget Consultation

Every year, the Committee holds a public consultation to collect input from British Columbians about their priorities for the next provincial budget. British Columbians are invited to speak with the Committee directly at a public hearing (in-person or via teleconference), submit written comments or...

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Family Friendly Coalition

The Family Friendly Coalition is an Early Childhood Development Initiative dedicated to providing all children with a good start in life. It helps ensure that children ages 0-6 develop the emotional, social, cognitiive and physical skills they need as they enter school. Our committee is a community based partnership made up of Not for Profits, that meet once a month. Our vision is connect families to their neighbourhood, so they can build relationships and create a network in which will support their children. We are funded by Success by 6 and Children First Initiatives.

Fort St John

Welcome to Family Friendly Fort St John. The purpose of this website is to connect your family to the neighbourhood and make you feel welcome. The Spotlight section highlights upcoming events around town. The Directory lists local Service Providers if you're looking for a service/program. The Calendar gives you a breakdown of the week so you can plan activities for your family at a glance! The Training Calendar is a resource for upcoming workshops/training.