Our Focus

We support foster children and vulnerable youth because we believe every child should belong to a family and grow with love, respect, and security. The statistics show that we as a society are failing our children. SOS BC effectively meets the needs of those vulnerable youth who are the key to our future.

In British Columbia there are close to
children who do not live with their biological parents

children are in foster care in our

children are in the home of a
relative or in kinship care

children are on youth agreements in

In Canada there are over
children in out-of-home care (foster, treatment centres, shelters).

  • In British Columbia
    of children in care
    are Aboriginal

  • However, only
    of the general child
    population is Aboriginal

  • Of youth in care, only
    will graduate within 2 years of expected graduation date

  • More than 1 in 3 or
    will become involved with
    the justice system

7A child in foster care in Canada faces the following hardships on average: A child in care will move 7 homes (7 families, 7 schools, 7 neighbourhoods, 7...)

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October 2, 2015 by Douglas Dunn:
A Special Opportunity

See the Fantastical KOOZA at Cirque du Soleil’s Vancouver Benefit Show for SOS Children’s Villages.

I wanted you to be the first to know about this special show in case you want to attend. For the best seats, purchase your tickets now before our big e-blast goes out on Monday.

“An adrenaline rush of acrobatics in a zany kingdom.” KOOZA tells the story of The Innocent, a melancholy loner in search of his place in the world - a poignant story that foster kids could relate to. KOOZA is a return to the origins of Cirque du Soleil: It combines two circus traditions - acrobatic...


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As the most dependable, cost-efficient method of supporting our charity, we urge you to join this special group of dedicated donors. Small or large, monthly giving makes a huge difference.

Not only is it convenient for you, more of your donation goes directly to helping children. A gift of $15.00 per month is just 50 cents per day.

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