Family Support Institute

Strengthens and supports BC families faced with the extraordinary circumstances that come with having a family member who has a disability.

Provides information, training and province-wide networking to assist families and their communities to build upon and share their strengths.

Trained 'Resource Parents' volunteer their time to be supportive of other parents of children with disabilities, including meeting with them, accompanying them to meetings and providing information about local community resources and services.

Address / Contact Info

Provincial Office 227 6th Street New Westminster, BCV3L 3A5
Regional Network Coordinator,Kootenays : Ben Postmus

Phone Numbers

Regional Network Coordinator,Kootenays: (250) 231-7712
Provincial Office: 1-800-441-5403
Provincial Office: (604) 540-9374

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on: 27 Oct 2020.