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About Family Service of the North Shore

For over 60 years, our staff at Family Services of the North shore has provided counselling, support, education, and volunteer engagement for families and individuals. Our services are available to all residents of the North Shore regardless of race, gender, religion, culture, socio-economic status, sexual orientation, gender identity or physical ability.

We serve the City of North Vancouver, the District of North Vancouver, the District of West Vancouver, the Village of Lions Bay, and the Bowen Island Municipality. When we are asked to serve communities beyond these borders, we are happy to expand our reach.

We are grateful for the support we receive from the Government of Canada, Province of British Columbia, the District of West Vancouver, District of North Vancouver, and City of North Vancouver.

Our Mission

We are committed to making a deep and lasting impact in our community. Through counselling, support, education, and volunteer engagement, we will: Facilitate strong, caring connections between people in our community. Listen and respond to the needs of the most vulnerable people in our community. Develop new and innovative ways to approach mental health services.

Our Vision

A healthy community where everyone can live full and meaningful lives.

Annual Report

Learn how we served and collaborated with our North Shore community during the past fiscal year.

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Strategic Plan

Learn where we will focus our time, energy, and resources over the next five years. Our Strategic Plan is a transparent roadmap intended to help us work together to serve the community we love.

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Join us. Our extraordinary team has both an openness to others and the courage to challenge their limits. Across every role and function, our staff are committed to excellence. They bring the very best of themselves to work each day.

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Work With Us

At Family Services of the North Shore, we are committed to excellence in everything we do. We believe communities must take care of their most vulnerable – and we are changing lives together, both now and for generations to come.

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Board of Directors

Our volunteer Board members are active participants at Family Services of the North Shore. The Agency Board of Directors acts in a position of trust for the community and is responsible for the effective governance of the Agency.

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Our Fees

We are able to offer many of our services at no cost, because they are fully subsidized by government contracts, grants, and/or Family Services of the North Shore’s fundraising efforts.

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Agency Brochure

We support individuals and families of all ages and stages of life through a wide range of programs and services.

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