News & Updates

Let’s Play

Let’s Play

When children play, they are developing intellectually, physically, emotionally and socially. Play helps them understand themselves and the world. However, a child at play is not aware of what they are learning in the process; a child plays because it comes naturally...

New Look for Our FRC Buses

It’s about time that we decal our Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre buses. Transportation is an essential activity that provides access to our services and activities. The barrier of inadequate or no transportation can also increase social isolation.  This service...

CFS Matters Fall 2023 Newsletter

CFS Matters Fall 2023 Newsletter

We hope you enjoy this end of summer, beginning of fall version of our agency newsletter. You’ll learn about some important events and celebrations, and the various activities that staff, volunteers and Board members have been involved with. Check out the latest issue...

How to Use Reading Time to Bond With Your Child

How to Use Reading Time to Bond With Your Child

Finding time to bond with your child can be difficult with our busy schedules. Reading is the perfect opportunity to achieve this. Here are three ways you can use reading time to bond with your child: Mix Up the (Reading) Routine Try and not only read before bedtime....

Baby items needed

Baby items needed

We need your help. We are looking for diapers, wipes, formula and baby clothes for some of our clients. If you have any of these items, please drop them off at our main office 800 McTavish 8:30am-4:30pm Monday through Friday. Help us to make a difference in the lives...

Play is your Child’s Business

Play is your Child’s Business

Play is not just a way to keep children amused and out of the way. As they play, children grow in all areas of development. Physical Development A child develops coordination through play. Their large muscles – those in the arms, legs and trunk – develop first and...

ERFRC Instagram Launches

ERFRC Instagram Launches

You asked for it so we delivered. You can now find our Family Resource Centre on Instagram where you will find all the program information you need, parenting and reading tips, encouragement and a look at what is happening at the centre. Follow us @cfswesternmb for...

New ERFRC Fall Program Calendar

New ERFRC Fall Program Calendar

Follow link to our Latest Fall Program Calendar with Parent Education Programs, Fun Family Activities and Support Groups at our Elspeth Reid Family Resource Centre.

Annual Report 2022-23

Annual Report 2022-23

Our Annual Report is a review of the last year. We look at each area within the Agency and provide numbers and context as to how and what we did throughout that year. Our 2022-2023 Annual Report is now available. (link)

CFS Matters Spring Newsletter 2023

CFS Matters Spring Newsletter 2023

Our Newsletter comes out three times a year and provides an overview of what is happening at the Agency. Follow this link to check out our latest Newsletter.