Grande Prairie & Area Block Parent Association


The mission of the Block Parent® Program is to provide immediate assistance through a safety network and offer supportive community education programs.

The Block Parent® Program of Canada Inc. (BPPCI) is a registered charity and Canada's largest volunteer-run child safety organization. Volunteers from coast to coast help to make communities safer for everyone.

​The distinctive red and white Block Parent® window sign in the window of a home, tells children, seniors and others that help is at hand if they are lost, frightened, or in distress.

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Work with members in your community and make a difference

​The Mandate of the Block Parent® Program is:

  • to assure that there is a minimum of one Block Parent Window Sign in each community (Business or residential); and​

  • to provide a network of security screened, easily recognizable safe homes or businesses for members of the community, especially children, to turn to in times of distress; and/or

  • to educate children about the Block Parent® Program, safety on the streets and within the home; and/or

  • to develop promotions and materials to educate the community about the Block Parent® Program and personal safety; and/or

  • to work together with the police, school boards and other community groups toward safer communities. 

The Grande Prairie & Area Block Parent Association is recruiting new Block Parent homes.  If you want to join follow a few simple steps and start making your community a safer place to live.



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