Year: 2016

Creativity Class for Kids

Help your child explore their creativity through arts & crafts, songs & stories. For children age 2½ -5. Parent participation required. WHEN September 14, 21, 28 & October 5 TIME 10:30am – 12pm WHERE River District Centre 8683 Kerr St., Vancouver BC COST FREE REGISTER For residents of Fraserlands / River District only. Space is limited! Call (604) …

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Family Preservation Offices have moved

Effective immediately, our two Family Preservation offices located at 3995 Fraser Street and 201 – 2010 East 48th Ave are now closed. They have been combined into a new location. The new Family Preservation Office address is: 4103 Fraser Street Vancouver, BC V5V 4E9 Phone number – 604-875-6277 Fax – 604-875-0760  

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Get up to $3200/child in FREE $! New West info sessions

Get up to $3200 per child in free government grants! No personal contributions required. In our info sessions, you’ll learn about: Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) The Canada Learning Bond and BC Training & Education Savings Grant How to get an RESP at www.StartMyRESP.ca/FSGV When: Wednesday, June 1 OR June 8. Follow up session: Wednesday, June …

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June 8 Job Fair for Family Services positions

Learn about and apply for the many SOCIAL SERVICES & COUNSELLING JOBS with Family Services of Greater Vancouver, including victim support, detox and community integration positions. Bring your resume. Express interviews will be conducted. See all our current positions at www.fsgv.ca/other/come-work-for-us. WHEN Wednesday June 8 1:30-3:30 PM WHERE 900-1200 Burrard St. at Davie St. street parking only • accessible by …

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FREE Kids’ Creativity Class in Richmond

Explore your child’s creativity through arts, crafts, songs & stories. For children age 2-5. Parent’s participation required. WHEN Wednesday, June 1–29 (no class June 15) 10:30am-12pm COST FREE WHERE #345, 7000 Minoru Blvd. Richmond (Caring Place) REGISTER Kit at 604.279.7100 or kau@fsgv.ca

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Host a free Financial Literacy Workshop for your group

Community Partners! Host a financial literacy workshop for your group. Our free workshops are delivered in partnership with community-based organizations/programs serving diverse populations: low-income participants, women, seniors, immigrants and refugees, and at-risk youth. For more information or to book a workshop contact: infomoneyskills@fsgv.ca or call (604) 638-3390 ext. 3166 Pls share!

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Children’s Health & Resource Fair

Children’s Health & Resource Fair Come learn about preparing your child for school. Free open gym. Children’s activities (including VPL story time) Community resources: health, literacy, child emotional and social development, school information and information on childcare. Connect with other families and have fun! Date: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 Time: 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm …

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Join our Multicultural Community Kitchens!

Why join a Community Kitchen? Try new recipes Learn to cook low cost, nutritious meals Save money and learn food budgeting Gain nutritional tips Meet new people Practice your English Best of all, it’s a free! To register, call Minoo Javadi @ (778) 885 – 5165 or email Mjavadi@fsgv.ca. Community Kitchen Schedule January – August 2016 …

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Get up to $3200/child in FREE education grants!

Learn how to access your RESP education grants! Up to $3200/child! No contributions required. www.StartMyRESP.ca/FSGV Info session Sat, Feb 27 12-2 pm WEST Village Children’s Centre 131 West 2nd Avenue FREE childcare and lunch Learn about: RESPs * Canada Learning Bond *BC Training and Education Savings Grant * Canada Education Savings Grant AND  Learn how to get …

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Caregiver Professional Training Mar 10-11

Stand Together 2016 Multi-faceted Training for the Caregiver Professional Featuring Dr. Gabor Mate: The Myth of Normal: Depression, Anxiety and Addictions from a New Perspective Mar 10 10am-4pm and Carrie DeJong: Supporting Growth and Healing in Children Who have Experienced Developmental Trauma Mar 11 9am-12pm Details and Registration Information Stand Together 2016  

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