Benefits

The BC Association of Family Resource Programs is more than just an association--it's a community. We're a collective of family support services around the province, sharing a trauma-informed philosophy and approach. Resilience grows with connections.  Supporting parents in their role to build secure, healthy parent-child relationships is the key to healthy children, healthy families, and healthy communities. As a member of our community, you receive the following benefits:

Building Capacity of your Family Resource Program:

  • Access to accreditation through the FRP-BC Provincial Standards of Practice
  • Access to online Family Resource Practitioner Advanced Certificate 
  • Access to provincial funding opportunities, when available
  • Priority and discounts on FRP-BC professional development workshops
  • Consultation services including advice, support, and information
  • Grant writing assistance and guidance

Relevant Information for your Work:

  • FRP-BC’s e-News covering the family resource field and government policy and legislation updates
  • Information on regional, provincial and national professional development events
  • Research on the family support field, policy, and disciplines related to healthy children and families

Promotion of your Family Resource Program:

  • Inclusion in FRP-BC’s on-line Directory of Family Resource Programs
  • Promotion of your events and programs on social media

Opportunities to Build Relationships with Stakeholders:

  • Combined Membership opportunity with the Families Canada
  • Recognition awards
  • Opportunities to participate in conferences and events

Advocacy for the Family Resource Program Movement:

  • Membership in a provincial organization that is linked nationally and dedicated to making a positive impact and advocating for Family Resource Programs locally, regionally and provincially

To join FRP-BC, visit our membership page for important documents or download a membership form here. Once completed, please submit to admin@frpbc.ca.