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NOTICE TO CLIENTS & DONORS: We are expanding and will be moving into a new office on May 16, 2016 @ 302-14225 57th Avenue, Surrey, V3X 0H6

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
16,000
children who do not live with their biological parents

9,200
children are in foster care in our
province

6,300
children are in the home of a
relative or in kinship care

600
children are on youth agreements in
B.C.

In Canada there are over
67,000
children in out-of-home care (foster, treatment centres, shelters).

  • In British Columbia
    53%
    of children in care
    are Aboriginal

  • However, only
    8%
    of the general child
    population is Aboriginal

  • Of youth in care, only
    21%
    will graduate within 2 years of expected graduation date

  • More than 1 in 3 or
    35.5%
    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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Our Blog

April 15, 2016 by Douglas Dunn:
Happy Friday - Pride

 
I am so proud of the team we have and what we have accomplished together. Dr. Lise’ was in town all this week from sunny California to do quarterly case reviews and oversee filmed presentations by the program staff on their area of expertise. Wednesday saw Frauke and Doug overcoming nerves to shine on camera, Thursday was Kistie, and today we saw Akeiko and Rachel. Everyone did a fantastic job considering the short notice they had. It was great for some of the staff, like William and Shelina and Megan, to attend and learn the details of how the program staff are helping our kids. All the staff at SOS BC are excited when we get big donations, and boy...

 
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Village Rose Club

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.

YOU CAN CHANGE LIVES by becoming an SOS Village Rose Club Member.

 
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