Métis Community Services Society of BC

Family Preservation Program

Contact Information
Office Phone 250.868.0351
Toll Free Phone 1.877.965.6237
Fax 250.868.0359
E-Mail preservation@mcsbc.org
Website www.metiscommission.com
CanadaHelps Donation Page www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/okanagan-metis-children-and-family-services/
Primary Contact Lauralyn Wilkins, Family Preservation Coordinator; Phone: 250.868.0351 ext 106 * 250.317.9253; Email: preservation@mcsbc.org
Primary Executive Eva Coles, Executive Director
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Métis-Community-Services-Society-of-BC-159468270878078/
Description & Services
Service Details - Promotes the safety and well-being of Métis children and families, as well as the preservation of family unity where children's safety can be supported 
- Works to maintain permanency for children by empowering families to achieve or sustain independence and self-sufficiency 
- Works to prevent out-of-home placement of Métis children 
- Services can be provided or coordinated with other service agencies to assist families in achieving or maintaining family safety, stability, independence and unity 
- Program Mandate: to provide support to families who are impacted by substance misuse and/or inter-generational trauma; advocate on behalf of clients to ensure the fair and equitable treatment by local Ministries and Family Court; ensure families are connected to other relevant community resources that promote family health and ensure the safety of children; and provide support individually or in groups through workshops, presentations and parent training with the goal of facilitating independence through empowerment
How to Apply Referrals are accepted from the Ministry of Children and Family Development, community partners and individuals (self-referral).
Location
Address & Map
2949 Pandosy St, #201
Kelowna, BC V1Y 1W1
 
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Located In Community Kelowna
Other Details
Former Name Okanagan Metis Children and Family Services ; OMCFS