Updates on program – IMPACT, Youth and Family Substance Use Services

Next Parent Group – April 2017, Youth & Family Working Group, Easy Referrals, Survey for 12-24 Year-Olds Parent MERGE Group REGISTER NOW: Impact’s Parent Merge Group for caregivers of youth and young adults who are using substances will run again starting April 18, 2017, 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. for 8 Tuesdays. Click here for: More […]

SWHS Scholarships and Bursaries – do you qualify?!

There are 12 scholarships and bursaries that are specific to students in one of the School of SWHS programs and worth approximately $6000.00!!  (Most amounts fluctuate each year based on the endowment return.) You may qualify for one or more of these scholarships.  On top of that, there may be others that you qualify for, […]

Job Opportunity Women’s Support Worker, Secord Housing for Women

Type: Internal & External Posting Position: Women’s Support Worker, Secord Housing for Women Hours: Saturday through Monday, 11:30 p.m. to 8:00 a.m., with every second Monday free from work Deadline: By noon on Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 An exciting opportunity exists for a Women’s Support Worker at Secord Housing for Women, a program of Atira […]

Job Opportunity Women’s Support Worker

Type: Internal & External Posting Position: Women’s Support Worker, Sisele Housing for Women Who are Older (Sisele) Hours: Friday through Sunday, Midnight to 8:00 a.m. with every second Sunday free from work Deadline: By noon on Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017 An exciting opportunity exists for a Support Worker at Sisele Housing for Women, a program […]

Community Forum – April 20th, 2017

Community Forum Social Work and Human Services April 20, 2017 Time: 9am-1pm Place: UFV, Student Union Building (SUB), Great Hall Cost: FREE Guest Speaker: TBA Lunch provided.   UFV’s School of Social Work and Human Services and its Advisory Council would like to you to a community forum. The School endeavors to offer exceptional programs […]

Social Work Week

UFV School of Social Work & Human Services celebrated Social Work Week – March 13-17 – with a display in the UFV Library Rotunda on Wednesday, March 15th.   Social Work Faculty members, Robert Harding and John Hogg, along with 3rd year Bachelor of Social Work student, Kristin Dalen, gave out candy, buttons and free […]

Support Positive Living

Round Table Discussion Thursday | March 16TH | 6:00 PM Mennonite Brethren Church 2719 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, B.C. Please RSVP at: plfvrsvp@gmail.com For more information : https://www.facebook.com/Support-Positive-Living-Fraser-Valley-1223437987721180/ In response to the federal governments decision to stop funding for the only HIV, AIDS, and Hep C service provider in the Fraser Valley (Positive Living Fraser Valley […]

Job Opportunity – Full Time Social Worker

Tabor Village is a Christian Community of care with 4 facilities available for our seniors. The Tabor Manor provides Independent Living accommodations, the Tabor Court for Assisted Living needs and Tabor Home and Valhaven for those requiring Complex Care. We are currently looking for a caring and motivated Full Time Social Worker. We would love […]

Basic Mental Health First Aid Course

The Mental Health Awareness Club is offering a Basic Mental Health First Aid Course next weekend with limited seating. Dates: March 11 & 12 Times: 9am – 6pm Location: Super 8 Hotel in Abbotsford Cost: $75.00 for current UFV students, or, $100.00 for anyone else (includes course book & supplies – participants get to keep […]

Beyond the Blues

Would you like to make a difference on campus? Do you have interest in Mental Health? UFV Campus annual Beyond the Blues mental health event is taking place on March 16th, 2017. The UFV Counselling Department is looking for volunteers for the event. The UFV Counsellors will be providing mental health screens and consultations during […]