VACFSSVancouver Aboriginal Child and Family Services Society (Canada)
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Now, VACFSS will be responsible for reviewing, assessing and investigating reports of child abuse, neglect and the exploitation of children; providing service to the parents or others who are responsible for the care of such children; and, providing services that will help strengthen Aboriginal children and families.
VACFSS president Kathy Louis said the change is an exciting new venture.
She explained that VACFSS is the largest urban Aboriginal agency to receive full child-protection delegation, provincially funded.
"But VACFSS is representing about 80 different nations in urban Vancouver from all over Canada."
VACFSS knows this conference is not a solution to our problems, but we hope it is a part of it, as it is through dialogue, connections and relationship-building that we can not only heal but we can thrive."