Job Opportunity – Abby Tutors

Abby Tutors is searching for BSW and MSW students or alumni to work as Social Work Tutors in Sardis, Chilliwack, or Abbotsford. Rate of pay: $16-20/hour – depending on experience and education. Please submit your resume, unofficial transcript, and three references to: marilyn@abbytutors.com For further information about this opportunity, please contact marilyn@abbytutors.com  

Community Outreach Worker Chilliwack Community Services

        Youth Services Youth Community Outreach Worker 35 hours per week temporary ending March 31, 2018 Position Summary: Identifies and provides intervention and transitional support services to street youth and at risk youth to connect them with life skills training, employment readiness, and community resources that address possible mental health, addictions & […]

Student Graduate School Scholarship Workshop

The research office is hosting a workshop for students who plan to apply for NSERC, SSHRC & CIHR scholarships for graduate school. Brad Whittaker, Director of Research Services, will give a presentation, go through an application step by step, and answer any questions. Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Room C1429, Abbotsford campus 10 am – noon […]

UFV Students Create Sto:lo Territorial Acknowledgement Video

UFV’s School of Social Work and Human Services SOWK 380 course, typically taught by Professor Robert Harding, is a class that has a history of harnessing the creative and inventive juices of UFV students in the pursuit of social justice. This video is just one example of their superior work and the video is open […]

Volunteer Opportunity: Community Mapping Laboratory!

Community Mapping Laboratory! PHASE 2 : A GRASS ROOTS RESEARCH PROJECT Apply to Become a Volunteer with the Student Team! Welcoming Seniors’ Spaces, a project dedicated to reducing social isolation of seniors within the community, introduces the Community Mapping Laboratory: Phase 2! This laboratory has emerged from phase 1 of the project, in which our […]

Volunteer with Isolated Seniors in Burnaby!

Welcoming Seniors’ Spaces WOULD YOU LIKE TO VOLUNTEER? Welcoming Seniors’ Spaces, a project dedicated to reducing social isolation of seniors within the community, is looking for outreach volunteers! Our volunteers undergo sixteen hours of training and become certified to perform outreach among isolated seniors, who require assistance to develop community connections and meaningful bonds! This […]

BCASW event: Health Practice Education Day

Health Practice Education Day Inequities of Care: Health and Marginalized Populations Friday October 20, 9.00am to 4.30pm Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children* – 3644 Slocan Street, Vancouver BC, V5M 3HL Keynote presentation by Adrienne Montani, Provincial Co-ordinator of First Call BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition. Additional presentation by Dawn Slykhuis, Team Leader of […]

Job posting: Integration Support Worker, Family Services

  INTEGRATION SUPPORT WORKER www.fsgv.ca Richmond, BC Providing Resources and Independence to Youth Development (PRIYD) Internal / External Job Competition – 108-17 Closing Date: September 20th, 2017 Do you believe everyone needs and deserves independence and community? Are you a passionate about guiding and mentoring young people with significant barriers? Would you thrive as part […]