Family Services of the North Shore
Family Services of the North Shore is a not-for-profit, community-based agency that has been accredited for ten years and has been offering education, support, and counselling services on the North Shore for more than 60 years. The agency serves close to 7,400 children, youth, adults, couples, and families from a diverse array or cultural and economic backgrounds every year. Family Services has close to 350 volunteers that help ensure the agency is both caring and progressive. Its therapists pay close attention to the interpersonal impacts of social issues such as race, class, cultural, gender and sexual difference. Family Services offers services in Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, and Farsi. The agency also offers “Parenting teens” in Farsi and Korean, and “Couples communication” and “Post partum depression” in Farsi.
Our vision is a connected community where people care for one another, and we care for the whole community.
- Julia Staub-French (Executive Director)
- Navaz Daruwalla (Office Manager)
NSIIP is grateful to hold its activities on the traditional, ancestral, unceded, and occupied territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and Səlilwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Peoples.