SuccessBy6 / Children First

Success By 6

Success By 6 BC is a partnership of United Ways, Credit Unions of BC, the BC Government through the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) and Aboriginal and community leaders.

Success By 6 builds community through engaging citizens in building child and family friendly communities and funding programs.

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Children First

Children First regional initiatives support and promote the healthy growth and development of young children, birth to six years.

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The Peace Region

Click on the red markers for more information regarding highlighted the community.


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Play in the Park

Where: Fort St. John
Ready to get outside and enjoy Summer? Come to our Play in the Park sessions on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:30 until 11:30am! Each session takes place at a different local community park. Parents - bring your kids to play, socialize, and get active! This is also a great opportunity for you...

Pro-D Day Camp

Where: Fort St. John
No school? No problem! The City of Fort St. John has Pro-D camps at the Pomeroy Sport Centre. Keep busy with a day filled with pitch activities, skating, swimming, games, crafts, movies, and more! Sign up soon! These camps fill up fast! Pomeroy Sport Centre Age: 5Y - 10Y

Story Walk

Where: Fort St. John
StoryWalk® Bring your family out to the Fish Creek Community Forest and enjoy a classic children’s book while enjoying the great outdoors.

Tumble Time

Where: Fort St. John
Tumble Time Bring your toddler for active play! Crawl through tunnels, build towers with giant blocks, and jump on the bouncy castles. Parents must supervise their children. Punch pass required. Purchase your pass at the Visitor Centre, North Peace Leisure Pool or activenet. Kids...

FSJPL: Harry's Family Birthday Bash

Where: Fort St. John
Wizards and witches of all ages are invited to drop-in from 2-4 pm at FSJPL to celebrate 20 years of magic!

Whimsical Wednesdays

Where: Fort St. John
Whimsical Wednesdays is back for a summer of fun! We've got crafts, stories, adventures and more all around town! Each week we're at a new garden: July 12th: Ecole Central Garden July 19th: Bert Ambrose Garden July 26th: Duncan Cran Garden August 2nd: Robert Ogilvie Garden August 9th: Alwin Holland...

Free Government Education Grants and Learning Bonds

Where: Fort St. John
SmartSAVER BC Fact Sheet provides information for BC Families to receive free government money for their child's higher education!      

Family Friendly

Welcome to the Peace Region! On the map to the right of the page you will see thumbtacks on the communities of Fort Nelson, Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, Chetwynd and Tumbler Ridge. They are all a part of our Family Friendly Community. Click on the community you'd like to discover more about and it will take you to their home page. Working closely with the Northern Rockies, South Peace and North Peace Early Childhood Development community tables to achieve their overall vision the Family Friendly Initiative strives to make our region the best place possible to raise young children, allowing them to succeed in life.