Queens County

Care ‘N Share Family Resource Center

Chipman, NB

Family Resource Centres provide programs, services and resources for families with children 0-6 years old. Centres may differ in the services and programs they offer, depending on the needs of their communities.

341 Main Street
Chipman, NB
E4A 2M8

Tel: 506-339-6726

Email: chipman@frc-crf.com

Website: frc-crf.com/chipman

 

Community Adult Learning Program (CALP): Central Valley Adult Learning Association Inc.

Various Locations, Queens County, NB

CALP Academic Program: Provides free literacy and GED preparation classes for adults (18+) on a continuous entry basis. CALP is accessible in over 100 communities throughout NB and in both official languages.

Digital Literacy Program: Provides introduction of basic digital skills to enable adult learners to participate fully in an increasingly digital society. The Digital Literacy Program is available in both official languages to existing adult learning groups.

Tel: 506-446-4052

 

New Brunswick Public Library Service

Various Locations, Queens County, NB

The New Brunswick Public Library Service provides access to books, CDs, DVDs, and online resources including downloadable eBooks and audiobooks. Programs and services include story hour, public lectures, reference services, interlibrary loan and public access workstations. Visit one of the sixty-three libraries or three bookmobiles to learn more. To find a local library, call the number below, or view the “Map of Libraries” available on the website.

York Library Region

Tel: 506-453-5380

 

Sussex and Area Early Intervention

Sussex area, Havelock, Hampton, and Cambridge Narrows. NB

This is a home-based support and teaching program designed to give children a good start in life. Parents are offered guidance and information on child development and parenting skills. The program is designed to help children optimize their development and become school-ready. An extensive resource library is also available for families. This is a targeted program intended to promote attachment and child development.

717 Main St, Unit 2
Sussex, NB
E4E 7H7s

Tel: 506-432-4590

Email: saeii@nbnet.nb.ca

 

Talk With Me Program – Anglophone West School District

Fredericton and Oromocto, NB

Locations – Groups and clinics are offered in various locations

Staff – Speech-Language Pathologists and Rehabilitation Assistants

We offer free groups for parents, caregivers, community partners and the public.  We give ideas for helping children (age birth to five years) learn about sounds, words, listening, talking and other early literacy skills.  Language and literacy begins at birth.  Children with stronger early literacy skills are more likely to have better success at school.

Telephone – 1-877-691-8800

Email: talkwithmefredericton@nbed.nb.ca

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Workplace Essential Skills

Various Locations, Queens County, NB

Workplace Essential Skills (WES) training is based on the nine essential skills: Reading, Writing, Numeracy, Oral Communication, Document Use, Computer Use, Thinking Skills, Continuous Learning, Working with Others. The WES team is able to assess workplace needs, develop customized training specific to the needs of the workplace and employees, provide training resources, and measure the achievement of training objectives.

Regional Coordinator

Tel: 506-444-3859