What We Do

ISSofBC’s childcare centres help your children:

  • play and make new friends in a safe place
  • learn about their new home in Canada
  • improve their English skills

You can focus on your LINC studies while your children flourish under the care of highly-qualified, attentive preschool and childminding staff.

My son really enjoys the pre-school. It a very nice place and he learns a lot. Every morning he is in a rush to get to school so he can meet his friends and learn new things. We are very lucky to be a part of this program.” -LINC Parent

You can join if you:
  • are attending daytime LINC class
  • are the parent of children up to 5 years old in the following locations:
  • Vancouver accepts children 30 months to 5 years old
  • Richmond accepts children 18 months to 5 years old
Locations Available

Special features

Vancouver LINC’s preschool:

  • is the only one available in BC
  • has a very high teacher to child ratio (1 teacher for 4 children)
  • is recognized by CMAS for having an outstanding program
  • offers an outdoor play space to support active play and connect children to nature

Childminding and preschool staff:

  • are knowledgeable about current practices in childcare
  • have an ECE (Early Childhood Education) Certificate
  • receive special training to work with immigrant and refugee families, infants and toddlers and special- needs children

Success Story

Timely help from caring teachers spells progress for preschooler

After determining that Leon needed extra support, ISSofBC's preschool staff lost little time making the necessary arrangements. Leon's parents couldn't be more pleased.

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For information

Contact:
Vancouver – linc.vancouver@issbc.org
or 604-684-2561
Richmond – linc.richmond@issbc.org
or 604-233-7077