Our Focus as a Charity

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 over
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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March 9, 2018 by Douglas Dunn:
Happy Friday - "Smile, It’s Contagious"
The theme for this week is Smile, It’s Contagious! Again, a great quote I recently heard triggered this theme: “Don’t cry because it’s over. Smile because it happened.”

We work everyday at SOS BC with incredible children, youth, and Caregivers. Sometimes though they do move on. We’ve had some tremendous stories of success, and friendships that transcend separations of time and space. Other times they do return. At the moment we’ve had several of our kids come home. One is gathering his strength, money, and energy to pursue education in Social Work with at risk...


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