“Children are the future of the world, let’s start with the children.”
Family Centre Society of Southern Alberta
Family Centre, based in Lethbridge, is a non-profit organization providing a comprehensive range of services to children, youth and families in Southwestern Alberta.
Our Mission: Family Centre works to strengthen capacities and encourage the best possible development of families in Southwestern Alberta.
The vision that we are always seeking to achieve is, Healthy Children! Healthy Families! Healthy Communities!
Family Centre operates within a team model and utilizes a consensus decision-making process including parents who are considered valuable partners in Family Centre’s planning process.
Programs offered by Family Centre are:
- Information and Referrals,
- Early Literacy, Learning and Care,
- Parent Education,
- Family Support Services including Individual, Couple, Family and Parent/Teen Counselling
- Developmental Screening
In 2004, Family Centre was recognized as a Government of Alberta – Parent Link Centre. The Ministry identified that Parent Link Centres are “centres of excellence”. Family Centre is also an Alberta’s Promise Agency.