Parent Resources

DPAC acknowledges these as potentially helpful resources for the parent community, it does not endorse any content or contributors from these websites. Any links to these resources are solely for navigational purposes. DPAC does not promote or exclusively favour any of the listed resources, but instead mentions them for purely informational purposes.

BCCPAC – BC Confederation Of Parent Advisory Councils


IEP – Individual Education Plan

BC’s Redesigned Curriculum

Educational Planning – Post Secondary Institutions

Digital World

Is that Legal? – What the law says about online harassment and abuse

WITS Program – Prevent cyber bullying

SafeOnline – Parent Information

Raising Digitally Responsible Youth – A Parent’s Guide

Sexual Health and Gender

Island Sexual Health –


Emergency Preparedness



Resources for PAC fundraising

Support and Mental Health

Here to Help – Mental health and substance use information

Friends for Life Parent Program – Resilience-building and anxiety prevention

Children’s Helpline

Discovery – Youth & Family Substance Use Services – Cowichan Valley


Resources for playgrounds


Talking with your teen about vaping – Health Canada

Vaping Products and Vaping – Island Health

Vaping Facts – Vancouver School Board