Bow Valley Parent Link
Bow Valley Parent Link (BVPL) is an inter-municipal community initiative operated and managed by the Town of Canmore in partnership with the Town of Banff and the MD of Bighorn.
BVPL provides resources and support to parent/caregivers with children aged 0-6 yrs in the following 5 core areas:
•Early Childhood Development & Care •Family Support •Parent Education •Information & Referral and •Developmental Screening
Intended to be a practical resource for Bow Valley families, BVPL features include the Family Connections Stay & Play Drop in program, Resource and Toy lending libraries, Clothing and Toy exchanges, Parent workshops, Family support, Triple P or Positive Parenting Program, Developmental screening, Relationship counseling, Community information and referrals, and more.
No fees apply. 
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Hours of Operation

 

Canmore Drop-in Hours

Mon & Wed 1:00-3:45; Tues, Thurs, Fri & Sat 9:00-11:45

Toy Lending Library Hours
Wed 1:00-3:00, Thurs 9:00-11:00

Banff Drop-in Hours

Mon, Tues, Wed. Thu & Fri 9:00-11:45;  

Toy Lending Library Hours
Tues & Fri 9:00-11:15 

 

Exshaw Drop-in Hours

Mon 1:00-3:00pm & Thurs 9:30-11:45am

 

Office Hours

Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm

 
 
July Calender August Calender
Bow Valley Parent Link Newsletters
 
Kidding Around Booklet:Young Childrens Guide to the Bow Valley.
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Orientation Pamphlet please click here.
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Office Location
600 9th Street
Canmore T1W 2T2
Monday – Friday 8:30 – 4:30 (closed noon-1pm)
Program Assistant: Neda Madanian
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Telephone 403 678 2529
Fax 403 609 8271
Service Sites
The Bow Valley Parent Link offers Family Connections Stay and Play drop in programs for parents and caregivers of children aged 0 to 6 years of age. The programs are offered in following locations.
Canmore Site
Banff Site
Exshaw Site
Seasonal events are offered in Lake Louise
Staff
Name Title Contact
Brenda Caston Manager of Community Enrichment This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Ellen Thuringer Bow Valley Parent Link Supervisor This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Cara Crawford Education Coordinator This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Christine deMontigny  Child & Family Worker This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Monique DesRosiers Early Years Coach Canmore & Exshaw This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
May Quach Early Years Coach Banff This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Anthea Messier Relationship Counsellor This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Neda Madanian Program Assistant Canmore This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Office Location
600 9th Street
Canmore T1W 2T2
Monday – Friday 8:30 – 4:30 (closed noon-1pm)
Program Assistant: Joasia Crawford
Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Telephone 403 678 2529
Fax 403 609 8271
Service Sites
The Bow Valley Parent Link offers Family Connections Stay and Play drop in programs for parents and caregivers of children aged 0 to 6 years of age. The programs are offered in three locations throughout the valley including Canmore, Banff and Exshaw.
Canmore Site
600-9th Street
Program Assistant: Joasia Crawford
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Phone: 403 678 2529
Fax: 403 609 8271 
Banff Site
101 B Bear Street
Early Years Coach: May Quach
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Phone: 403 762 1116
Fax: 403 609 8271
Exshaw Site
27 Mt. Allen Drive
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Phone: 403 678 2529

Our Staff

Canmore Drop-in Hours