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.
This holiday season, give the gift of hope to a youth on the street.
The cold, wet season of winter is here and for many homeless youth here in Vancouver, the dream of a safe and stable home can be a distant one. This holiday season, we are asking for your help. Together, we can give youth the gift of hope.
2014 Caring Neighbour Program
Adopt-a-Family | Adopt-a-Senior
Have you ever wondered about helping a less fortunate family or senior at Christmas time? There are a couple of ways your business, your family, your team, your church or school can participate in this wonderfully rewarding program to help New Westminster families and seniors .
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…
Our WorkBC Employment Services Centre-City Centre is moving! Effective Thursday, October 30 at 9:00 the new address is 900-1200 Burrard Street (at Davie). The Centre will be closed on Wednesday, October 29. If you need alternative service on Wednesday, visit the WorkBC Employment Services Centre-Career Zone Youth Satellite located at 1256 Granville St, 2nd Floor, Vancouver BC.
2015 Brighter Tomorrows Luncheon
Four-time Olympian Silken Laumann is one of Canada’s most inspirational leaders, a bestselling author, and a highly recognizable and beloved athlete. As an elite athlete, writer, and life coach, Silken has made her work reaching her own potential and helping others reach theirs. Inspiring, funny, thought provoking and always down to earth, Silken opens her heart and leaves her audience ready to unlock their own potential and aspire to their own greatness. Tickets are $100 each, a Table of 8 for $800, or Table Sponsor for $1000.
Consider Keener’s Car Wash for Your Mobile Car Washing Needs
Keeners Car Wash is owned by Family Services of Greater Vancouver and is the first social enterprise in Canada delivering convenient and consistent car washing services for Corporate Parking Lots and Car Share Services. We’re building brighter tomorrows for Vancouver’s youth through innovative and environmentally sound business practices.