Category: What’s New

RESP Info for Parents 15-30 Years Old

Our RESP info sessions explain how people can access up to $3200/child in government grants and start saving for their child’s post-secondary education today with no contribution of their own. Participants learn about: RESPs (Registered Education Savings Plans) free grants like the Canada Learning Bond how to get an RESP at www.StartMyRESP.ca/FSGV WHEN September 22 & …

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Join us for our Annual General Meeting

Please join us for Family Services of Greater Vancouver’s 2015/2016 Annual General Meeting on September 21, 2016 from 11:45 am to 2:00 pm Featuring Keynote Speaker Chief Constable Adam Palmer of the Vancouver Police Department We’ll be celebrating the accomplishments of the past year and recognizing the long service achievements of twelve staff members! Il …

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Money Skills for People with Disabilities

Have a ‪disability‬? Learn to manage your ‪money‬ better with this ‪FREE‬ Money Skills worskshop. Topics include Budgeting * Banking Smart * Getting Good Credit & Dealing with Debt. WHEN: Tuesdays Aug 16, 23, & 30 ( TIME: 1-3pm WHERE: Disability Alliance BC, #204- 456 West Broadway in Vancouver REGISTER: Call Val at 604-875-0188 or email feedback@disabilityalliancebc.org

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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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