Since 1991, serving immigrant, refugee, visible minority, non-status women and children experiencing family violence in Metro Vancouver.
Are you worried about increased gender based violence during COVID-19?
In response to the public health emergency and fluid flow of critical information, please note that VLMFSS has implemented a Contingency Plan which includes the following:
Office is closed so No face-to-face appointments in the office or appointment outside of the office
Working from home using Office 365 email and providing services via phone, email, text, skype, messenger, tele-conference, face time, and zoom.
Conference call with pro-bono lawyers
All support groups, yoga, and general staff meetings are on hold until further notice from the BC Ministry of Health
We acknowledge and thank the Coast Salish Nations of Musqueam, Tsleil–Wautuh and Squamish
on whose traditional territories we empower immigrant and refugee families.
"Let's Work Together To End Family Violence"