A free pre- and post-natal program, in cooperation with Victoria Best Babies and Island Health, that aims to optimize nutrition and health in expectant and new parents. Offers one to one support, dietician, public health nurse and dental hygienist services in a safe and confidential setting. 

Effective September 29, 2020 the Best Babies program at QVCC will begin meeting in person on Tuesdays from 11am-12noon.

Do you feel...

A need to build or strengthen you parenting skills?

Its a challenge to deal with your child's difficult behaviours?

Join us Wednesdays 6-7:30pm - sign up for one or more sessions

Step by Step draws on Triple P, Nobody's Perfect, How to Talk So Kids Will Listen, S.T.E.P. and other useful parenting programs to help address the parenting challenges that matter to you. Please join use in a supportive learning and discussion environment. We'll do our best to shape sessions to your interests and needs.

October 5 - Positive Parenting Strategies

Join us Mondays at 1:15 for information, talk and support designed to help you on the parenting journey.  Focused on parenting children up to age 9, this group draws on proven and effective parenting strategies that will help you as a parent and help your child be as healthy as possible. Childminding provided!

For more details contact Helene or Gillian at 250 388 7696.


We have many Child and Family programs at QVCC to help meet the individual needs of our community members and foster healthy relationships.  

Click on the following program titles to learn more:


Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9:30-11:30

Children 0-5 years,  their parents & caregivers are invited to join in an atmosphere of creativity and play. Activities include crafts, educational and developmentally appropriate toys. Coffee, tea, and healthy snacks provided.  Opportunities to connect with other parents and caregivers in the neighborhood, and enjoy good conversation.

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