Kootenay Family Place

Agency Location(s) and Communities Served

Kootenay Family Place is based out of Castlegar, B.C. and serves the West Kootenay Boundary Region.

MCFD Programs Delivered

  • Supported Child Development Program

  • Infant Development Program

  • Speech Language Services

  • Occupational Therapy Services

  • Physiotherapy Services

  • Family Resource Program

  • Early Years Family Connections Program

  • Selkirk College Children's Centre Prototype

Other Programs Delivered

  • Community Action Program for Children

  • Canada Prenatal Nutrition Program

  • Conversation Club for Immigrants, Refugees and Newcomers

  • ESL Family Drop-In

  • Hobbit Hill Children's Centre

  • Castlegar Kid's Club

  • Summer in the Skatepark

Union Affiliation

  • BCGEU

Executive Director (ED) Name and/or Designate (if applicable)

Sally Bojechko and Lynnene Lewis

Skills/interests of ED and/or designate (if applicable)

Sally and Lynnene together have over 65 years invested in Kootenay Family Place. Their expertise is varied, to include Early Childhood Education, Early Intervention, Family Programming, Youth Programming, Finance, Accreditation (COA and CARF), Strategic Planning, Board Development, Grant Writing and everything else that comes with the job.