Experience A Night in the Life.

Join us for A Night in the Life and help change the lives of homeless youth in Vancouver. At A Night in the Life you’ll: take a youth-led tour of living on the streets; test your luck in a homeless survival simulator; and sleep on the street with the other participants. You'll also be raising much needed funds for Directions Youth Services. Past participants have told us they'll never look at homlessness the same way again.

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2017 Brighter Tomorrows Luncheon

Join us for our seventh annual Brighter Tomorrows Luncheon on May 31, 2017 from noon to 1:30 pm. Meet our new CEO Karin Kirkpatrick and enjoy the comedy of Syd Bosel. Syd Bosel is a Vancouver-based family support worker and stand-up comic. The irony of supporting families, while struggling with her own children, has not escaped her. The Brighter Tomorrows Luncheon raises crucial funds to aid Family Services in providing support and hope to Vancouver’s most vulnerable children, youth, and families.

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Creating Brighter Tomorrows

At some point in life, everyone gets stuck. Since 1928, Family Services of Greater Vancouver has been helping families through challenging times in their lives. We offer support, provide hope, and present opportunities—helping people realize and create possibilities for themselves. And we do this through a combination of professional counselling, therapy, education, advocacy, planning, and other supportive services. All of our work is about building healthy, vibrant tomorrows for families in our communities.

The Dandelion

We know that when we help one person, we help their family and community too. The dandelion flower embodies hope, wishes, and resilience. When a child blows on a dandelion flower, seeds are released that grow and thrive no matter where they land, and grow deep roots. Our programs and services build on strengths and honour the different paths a life may take, with Family Services representing the moment when a child takes a deep breath and exhales…

2015|2016 Annual Report Now Available

Read our our Annual Report, presented at the 2015/2016 Annual General Meeting.

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Keener’s Car Wash:
Clean Cars, Clean Conscience!

Keeners Car Wash provides professional car washing for corporate parking lots and car share services. It's also an eco-friendly social enterprise owned by Family Services of Greater Vancouver which helps youth develop job skills.

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