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Metis Family Services
Agency Location(s) and Communities Served
Located in Surrey, BC and serving the Metis, Indigenous and Inuit communities of Surrey, Delta,and White Rock
MCFD Programs Delivered
We are a fully Delegated Aboriginal Agency (Family Services, Intake, Guardianship, Resources, Adoptions, Supervised Access).
We also provide non-delegated programs: Rapid Response Program and Outreach Parenting Program.
Some of our Early Years programs are also funded by MCFD.
Other Programs Delivered
We are funded by Metis Nation of BC to provide Metis Infant Development and Early Years programming for Metis children and their families.
We offer drop-in programs, a dad's group, virtual afterschool programs such as baking and arts and crafts.
BCGEU, Indigenous Services component
Executive Director (ED) Name and/or Designate (if applicable)
Adam Calvert (ED); Marya McVicar (Director of Early Years Programs and Facilities)
Skills/interests of ED and/or designate (if applicable)
BA (UBC), Post-Baccalaureate Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Inclusion (U of Calgary), MEd in Early Childhood Education, Special Education (UBC).
Interests: inclusion, attachment, trauma, children with challenging behaviour, sensory challenges, Metis history and culture, cultural sensitivity and safety, childcare, early childhood education