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FOSTER FAMILY SUPPORT SERVICES

To request service, please call 604-731-4951.

What you can expect from Foster Family Support Services:

  • In-home support by skilled professionals.
  • Help understanding what’s behind children’s challenging behaviours.
  • Opportunities to learn new and different ways to respond as a foster parent or family caregiver.
  • Someone to support you in meetings with social workers and other professionals.
  • Someone to support you through legal processes.
  • A place to get more information on fostering, extended family care options or adoption.
  • Support with the challenges of navigating the MCFD system.
  • A place to connect with other foster parents.

Our Staff: The staff at Foster Family Support Services are highly skilled professionals who have many years of experience in the child welfare system.

Fees for Service: There are no fees with accessing Foster Family Support Services. Funding for the program is provided by the Ministry for Children and Family Development.

Access to Program: Support services are available to Foster Parents and their relatives as well as Extended Family Caregivers who are providing care for children on behalf of MCFD.

Community connections: Visit Foster Hub to connect with the fostering community.

CONTACT

Family Services of Greater Vancouver
201-1638 East Broadway
Vancouver, BC
Phone: 604 874 2938