What we do

ibu Playgroups are open to children aged 0-5 years and are held 6 times per week at the ibu House and offers your child an opportunity to play and interact with other children. ibu provides a dedicated space for parents and children to enjoy a wide variety of activities including Art & Crafts, dress up, role play and free play with an extensive collection of toys and outdoor play equipment. If you would like to join a playgroup and you are an ibu member, please do email ibu@ibufamily.org Read More

Please click on Events for latest listings of the happenings organised by ibu.

All support groups are available to members without charge and include the following (please note all are correct at time of print, but please do check the Events as well as SMS the office to ensure there hasn’t been any last minute changes on our support groups such Pregnancy & Breastfeeding Support Group, Baby Sensory Playgroup, Well Baby Clinic read more

Annual events to look forward to are the Christmas party, Halloween party, Hari Raya playgroup, Chinese New Year playgroup, fire station visits, jumble sales, bazaars & markets, CPR and first aid courses, etc. Check the calendar for more details
In line with our mission to support families, ibu also raises funds and organises events to support local charities working with disadvantaged parents and children. Below is a list of charities currently being supported by ibu events.

Need To Feed The Need They are an organisation that helps feed the homeless and needy of KL, based around Chow Kit. There have been some changes recently so the original Need to Feed the Need group have split and we will support the group that we have the relationship with and also the ones who appear to want to keep things professional.

YCK A 24 hour crisis and drop in centre providing meals, activities, therapy, case management and educational programmes for at risk Children of Chow Kit. They also offer a safe house at a secret location for extreme abuse cases so those children can be kept safe.

Tanma Tanma means strength is Burmese and Tanma federation is a combination of three refugee women’s groups aimed at protecting the interests of The Burmese refugee women’s groups of Malaysia. Tanma aim to empower women through livelihood projects based on fair trade. 60% of revenue goes back to the artisan and the rest is channelled into running women’s centres in Pudu which offer leadership training, skill programmes and gender based working.

Lighthouse Children’s Welfare Home A safe house for vulnerable children based in Bangsar where children can get away from their difficult backgrounds. They need financial help and support at the moment.

ANGSANACare They provide counselling, art and music therapy to paediatric palliative care patients and their families. They make little wishes come true and support families at a tough time.

We offer loan or rent of baby equipment, high chairs, strollers, car seats, winter woolies, books on pregnancy, child care, parenting, kids books, kids tables and chairs and more. You can also rent out ibu centre for your own party. Complete with toys, outdoor play and dress-up costumes, it will be the perfect birthday bash. Contact us for more information.