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2013 Winter Newsletter

2013 Winter Newsletter

In this Issue VACFSS’ 20th Anniversary Honouring the Journey Strengthening Our Fathers Honouring Our Babies Ceremony Hobiyee: Nisga’a New Year

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2012 Fall Newsletter

2012 Fall Newsletter

In this Issue Youth in care awarded excellence BCASW Conference Cultural Singing Workshop Launch of a New Website This year’s youth graduate Culturally Relevant Urban Wellness

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2012 Summer Newsletter

2012 Summer Newsletter

In this Issue Strengthening Our Practice Child Protection Renovations Caregiver Camp 2012 Who’s Coming & Going Summer Berry Smoothie

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2012 Annual Report

2012 Annual Report

This year the Board completed their work on a new Governance policy manual with the assistance of Tom Abbott. This Governance Policy clearly sets out the role of the Board and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and builds on the principles and reporting requirements that have allowed the board to find a balance between providing […]

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2012 Spring Newsletter

2012 Spring Newsletter

In this Issue Culturally Relevant Urban Wellness Cultural Immersion and Welcome Message from BC Representative for Children and Youth Long-Awaited Healing Lodge Opens Sage Picking on Traditional Land Honouring Our Diversity: Bringing Aboriginal Child Rights to Life Who’s Coming & Going Spring Raised Greens with Almonds Recipe

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2011 Winter Newsletter

2011 Winter Newsletter

In this Issue VACFSS Protocol signing with HCFSS Honouring our Diversity Agency Update Message from the BC Representative for Children and Youth Christmas Party for Families Talking Stick Festival Who’s coming, Who’s going Fish Chowder Recipe Word Search

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Honouring our Diversity Report

Honouring our Diversity Report

Bringing Aboriginal Child Rights to Life Within Urban Child Welfare. VACFSS has been working for many years to evolve a system of care that flows from culture. There have been many lessons on this journey as well as some very big breakthroughs. One exciting part of this journey is a new report just published by […]

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2011 Fall Newsletter

2011 Fall Newsletter

In this issue: Honouring the Journey of our Youth Foster Parent Appreciation Dinner Message from the BC Representative for Children & Youth Letter to Foster Parents Honouring our Diversity Report Langara Student Tour Who’s Coming, Who’s Going Squash Soup Recipe Word Search

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2011 Summer Newsletter

2011 Summer Newsletter

In this Issue National Aboriginal Day Welcoming Linda Stiller Children’s Back-Pack Program Siiyamints Third Annual VACFSS Adoption Forum Message From BC Representative for Children and Youth 5th Annual VACFSS Slow Pitch Classic Who’s Coming Who’s Going Mahomem Recipe Word Search

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2011 Annual Report

2011 Annual Report

As President of VACFSS, it gives me great pleasure to acknowledge and reflect on one more year of organizational development and growth for VACFSS.  Consistent Board representation over the last 8 years and a supportive relationship between the Board and the CEO are two of the most significant factors that can be attributed to VACFSS’ […]