FVACFSS Summer Newsletter – 2020

Fraser Valley Aboriginal Children & Family Services SocietySummer  2020 Newsletter Message from the Board of Directors From left to right: Helen Joe, Marion Mussell, Wenona Hall, Glenda Campbell, Peter John, Jennifer Janik, Judy Douglas, Paula Olmstead Voices On behalf of the Xyólheméylh Board of Directors I’d like to welcome all new and existing subscribers to our 2020 Summer “temkw’okw’es” newsletter … Read More

We are Looking for Elders to Join Our Team!

Xyólheméylh, also know as Fraser Valley Aboriginal Children and Family Services Society (FVACFSS), has an Elders Advisory Group which ensures we are delivering services in a culturally appropriate and sensitive way. They meet regularly and provide invaluable advice to our social workers on our policies and practices as well as language, ceremony and culture. We want to expand our Advisory … Read More

Social Distancing Contest News Release

Xyólheméylh Social Distancing Contest News Release May 7 Xyólheméylh announces winners in social distancing art & video contest Indigenous kids create unique messages of protection against COVID-19

FVACFSS Spring Newsletter – 2020

Fraser Valley Aboriginal Children & Family Services SocietySpring  2020 Newsletter Message from the Board of Directors From left to right: Helen Joe, Marion Mussell, Wenona Hall, Glenda Campbell, Peter John, Jennifer Janik, Judy Douglas, Paula Olmstead Dear stakeholders and partners, Spring 2020 and these are not normal times as we adapt our lives in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. It’s … Read More

FVACFSS Winter Newsletter – 2019

Left to right: Glenda Campbell, Wenona Hall, Jennifer Janik, Peter John, Marion Mussell. The Board has had a busy past few months. We held our Annual General Meeting at Squiala First Nation, on October 23, 2019. We raise our hands to Chief David Jimmie, who was the Master of Ceremonies and to his community members for the warm welcome to … Read More

Fall 2019 Newsletter

Left to right: Judy Douglas, Marion Mussell, Helen Joe, Dianne Garner, Angelina Gosselin, Paula Olmstead, Peter John, Tammy Bartz. Welcome to the fall edition of FVACFSS’s quarterly newsletter. We hope everyone had a wonderful summer. The Agency was busy this summer moving forward with our new Service Delivery Revitalization (SDR) which results in an increased focus on family strengthening and … Read More

FVACFSS Summer Newsletter – 2019

Left to right: Judy Douglas, Marion Mussell, Helen Joe, Dianne Garner, Angelina Gosselin, Paula Olmstead, Peter John, Tammy Bartz. Welcome to the summer edition of our quarterly newsletter. We have news to share about significant changes to the Agency’s service model, the results of our annual planning session, as well as an update on upcoming events. Service Model: Our objective … Read More