Farsi Program: Starts September 28, 2018

Mandarin Program: Starts January 11, 2019

Free, Fun Learning

What is IPALS?

IPALS is a literacy program for immigrant families with children from 3-5 years old. Parents and caregivers learn strategies to encourage their young children to develop language and literacy skills to help them adapt to their community and prepare them for school.

Please note that all participants must have a Permanent Resident Card to enroll in this free program.

The program will be held in the portable at the Properties Family Hub at Chartwell Elementary School
– 1300 Chartwell Drive, West Vancouver.

Registration is limited, so please register as soon as possible to reserve your family’s place in the program.

For more information please contact: Deanna Devita

Farsi Program Schedule:

Friday from 9:30 – 11:00 AM
at Hollyburn StrongStart

Session 1 – Sept 28, 2018
Session 2 – Oct 05, 2018
Session 3 – Oct 12, 2018
Session 4 – Oct 26, 2018
Session 5 – Nov 09, 2018
Session 6 – Nov 16, 2018
Session 7 – Nov 23, 2018
Session 8 – Nov 30, 2018


Mandarin Program Schedule:

Fridays from 9:30 – 11:00 AM
at Chartwell StrongStart

Session 1 – Jan 11, 2019
Session 2 – Jan 18, 2019
Session 3 – Feb 1, 2019
Session 4 – Feb 8, 2019
Session 5 – Feb 22, 2019
Session 6 – Mar 1, 2019
Session 7 – Mar 8, 2019
Session 8 – Mar 15, 2019