Marpole Oakridge Family Place

Supporting families, seniors, caregivers and children for over 43 years.

Marpole Oakridge Family Place

Supporting families, seniors, caregivers and children for over 42 years.

Current Programs

Nobody's perfect

A group setting that promotes positive parenting, we aim to help parents understand children health and behaviors.
 When it happens: Fridays, 12:45 PM – 3:45 PM, from Nov 12 – Dec 10.
Please contact Carol Chu at or (604) 263-1405 to register for the program.

Healthy family cooking


Through our hands-on cooking program, families will practice healthy lifestyle behaviors, such as cooking nutritious meals and group physical activities.

When it happens: Wednesdays, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Sept 29 – Nov 3.

Please contact Carol Chu ( to register for the program.

Baby Group


Supporting parents in being their baby’s first teacher, we will provide some songs and rhymes to help develop your child’s oral language skills.

When it happens:  Wednesdays, 01:00 PM – 2:00 PM, Sept 23 – Dec 7.


No registration required, Please contact Carol Chu ( for more information.


Our online seniors programs include Ipad course, social interaction via zoom, wellness workshops, cooking together and other craft activities. 

When it happens: 09/13/21 – 12/06/21 Mondays 12:30-3:30pm

No registration required, Please contact Carol Chu ( or 604-263-1405) for the zoom link.


Use the Internet and connect with your family and friends safely and comfortably.


An online video course about using iPad to explore the web, create and share photos and videos.

Our Services

Drop-In Program

We welcome everyone with children aged infant to six years old to play in a safe environment, make friends, chat with other parents with a cup of coffee. It’s only $1 a day per family.

Parenting Programs

Our Parenting Programs are educational courses that teach parents and caregivers general parenting skills, and help them to develop and maintain positive relationships with their children.

Seniors Programs

Marpole Oakridge Family Place hosts both weekly and yearly events for seniors. For weekly events please refer to the upcoming events below or refer to the calendar.

Literacy Programs

Literacy is English language learning, life skills development and learning. Connect with us at our weekly Conversation Circles.

Birthday Parties

Host your child’s next birthday party at MOFP. Our facility has a large playroom, a multipurpose room with tables and chairs, a fully equipped kitchen.

Multipurpose Space

Our modern site includes folding chairs, folding tables, projector & screen, white board, coffee maker.

Marpole Oakridge Family Place is a not-for-profit organization which has been supporting families, grandparents, caregivers and children aged 0-6 years for over 43 years. Our purpose is to promote the health and well-being of the community.

At MOFP you will:

  • Meet other parents
  • Learn about resources
  • Get to know community
  • Have your child play with others

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8188 Lord Street, Vancouver

We are closed on statutory holidays and long weekends.

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