Information Session for Caregivers

Wednesday, June 19th from 9:00 am – 11:00 am at Tzeachten First Nation Hall (45855 Promontory Road, Chilliwack) OR Wednesday, June 19th from 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm at Kwantlen First Nation Cultural Centre (23907 Gabriel Lane, Fort Langley) Kindly RSVP to Natalie Brandon via telephone 604.858.0113 or email Natalie.Brandon@Xyolhemeylh.bc.ca

Information Session for Stakeholders

Please join us for an Information Session about important changes to our delivery system. Thursday, June 13th from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Mamele’awt Aboriginal Education Centre (3277 Gladwin Rd, Abbotsford) OR Thursday, June 13th from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Neighbourhood Learning Centre (46361 Yale Road, Chilliwack) Kindly RSVP to Jill.Hammond via telephone 604.858.0113 or email … Read More

Spring FVACFSS Newsletter

Left to right: Sheradon Roberts, Angelina Gosselin, Judy Douglas, Marion Mussell, Tammy Bartz, Dianne Garner, Paula Olmstead. Helen Joe, Peter John. Missing: Helen Joe. Welcome to the Spring FVACFSS Newsletter. We would like to share some of the highlights from this past winter which was busy and productive, as well as tell you about our activities and plans for the … Read More

FVACFSS – Winter 2018 Newsletter

Left to right: Sheradon Roberts, Angelina Gosselin, Judy Douglas, Marion Mussell, Tammy Bartz, Dianne Garner, Paula Olmstead. Helen Joe, Peter John. Missing: Helen Joe.   Welcome to the Winter 2018 edition of our quarterly newsletter. We would like to wish our stakeholders, partners, staff and the families we serve a beautiful holiday season as we honour our winter traditions and … Read More

FVACFSS – Fall 2018 Newsletter

Left to right: Tammy Bartz, Angelina Gosselin, Helen Joe, Peter John, Marion Mussell, Sheradon Roberts, Billi Jo Pike, Dianne Garner, Paula Olmstead. Welcome to our new quarterly newsletter, one of several ways we are improving how we, the Board of Directors at FVACFSS and the agency, communicate to our stakeholders and partners. We will be letting you know about news … Read More

Elder’s Retreat

FVACFSS has an Elders Advisory Committee of 12 Elders representing various First Nations Bands in the Stó:lō territory as well some urban Elders. They ensure we are delivering services in a culturally appropriate and sensitive way. They meet with social workers and their clients to give recommendations on how the social workers and families can support the children and families … Read More

Youth Vision and Voices Date and Location

The date and location for the Youth Visions and Voices featuring Mike Scott is now available!  On October 24th (beginning at 3:30PM) and October 25th (beginning at 11AM) we will be gathered at Yale Secondary, 34620 Old Yale Rd, Abbotsford. Youth Visions and Voices will capture the perspectives  of current and former youth and children in care  to give feedback, ideas  and suggestions … Read More

FVACFSS Cultural Summer Camps – Registration is open!

Traditional Games, Storytelling, Drumming & Singing, Canoes, Friendships, Skills, Traditional Teachings, Art, Memories, Sport Activities are just some of the things that you can do at the camps. Forms available on the website, click the link below or contact info@xyolhemeylh.bc.ca if you have any questions or need a form: FVACFSS Natural Changes Camp Registration Form 2014 (July 8-11) FVACFSS Warrior Camp Registration Form … Read More

Visions and Voices Youth Forum Logo Contest

Create a logo for the FVACFSS Child and Youth Forum “Visions and Voices” AND win a PRIZE PACK! Plus your design will symbolize our youth voices to be heard – strengthening and making a difference for children and youth in care. Drop off your entry at any FVACFSS/Xyolhemeylh Office located or mail to #1-7201 Vedder Road, Chilliwack, BC V2R 4G5. … Read More