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> Vanier College Parents' Association > About VCPA
  • VCPA was founded in November 1991

  • VCPA is a member of La Fédération de L'Association des Parents du Québec (FAP)

  • VCPA is the only Parents' Association at an English CEGEP

  • VCPA meets monthly to address concerns and provide support for parents

  • VCPA talks with parents on how to stay connected with their child and keep them motivated

  • VCPA provides information on college resources through a liaison

  • VCPA represents parents' interests on the Vanier Board of Directors through a parent representative

  • VCPA works together with the college to ensure the safety and improve the quality of life for the students

  • VCPA organizes workshops, together with the college, on topics of interest to the parents

  • VCPA discusses challenges that students face and shares possible solutions
  • address parents' concerns in maintaining Vanier's high academic standards

  • represent the interests of parents to the College

  • keep parents informed about the services and options available for students

  • counsel and assist parents about the approaches in motivating their child and keeping the lines of communication open to them

  • help ensure the safety and improving the quality of life for the students of Vanier College