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FRP Canada National Conference and AGM

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Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Conference Centre

591 Wellington Road South

London, Ontario N6C 4R3


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Join us at our Biennial National Conference and AGM in London Ontario!

This year's theme is: THE POWER OF PLAY!

FRP Canada is proud to have Dr. Paul deliver keynote remarks at our conference!

We are also proud to announce that Lisa Wolff (Director, Policy and Education) at UNICEF will deliver a keynote: The Power of Play as linked to The Right to Play, (UNCRC Article 31).

Confirmed Presenter: Louise Choquette from the Best Start Resource Centre has led initiatives in reaching Francophones, reproductive and child health of newcomers, physical activity, prenatal education and tobacco control. She will deliver her workshop called: “Having a Ball Together!” This active workshop will provide early years staff the skills and confidence necessary to have a positive influence on the physical activity level and physical literacy of children.

Confirmed Presenter: Brian Russell: Provincial Coordinator, Dad Central Ontario! Brian will be discussing attachment theory and fatherhood as research shows that the attachment process for children with their Dad’s is through play. He will also host a workshop called “Daddy and Me: On the Move” which is based on a his writing for the Best Start Resource Centre.

Take advantage of early bird rates when you register by April 30th!

Conference Themes Include: Fathering, Financial Literacy, The Right to Play, Brain Development, Ourdoor Adventourous Play, a full day of Nobody's Perfect Parenting Program session, and so much more!

More speakers and workshops to be announced soon!


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

There is no miminum age requirement to attend the conference, however, if you purchased a ticket under the student rate, we ask that you bring your current student ID with you for registration check-in. You must also be 18+ to book a hotel room.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

From the London International Airport: 16km

From the Train Station: 3.8km

Complimentary parking is available on site at the hotel.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact conference@frp.ca

What's the refund policy?

A refund (minus $50 admin fee) will be issued for cancellations received in writing by August 15th by sending an email to: conference@frp.ca

After this date, no refunds will be given, however, substitutions will be permitted.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes you can update your registration information within the registration page, or you can email us at: conference@frp.ca

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

If there is a change in attendee, please contact conference@frp.ca and let us know of the change.


  • Louise Choquette

    Louise Choquette

    Health Nexus (Best Start Resource Centre)

    Health Promotion Consultant

  • Dr. Paul

    Dr. Paul

    Expert Pediatrician and Health Communicator

  • Brian Russell

    Brian Russell

    Dad Central Ontario

    Provincial Coordinator

  • Lisa Wolff

    Lisa Wolff


    ‎Director, Policy and Education

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591 Wellington Road South

London, Ontario N6C 4R3


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