Vancouver Native Health Society Salmon Kids
Family and Indigenous Early Years

Family Violence Program

The Family Violence Program was established to foster and nurture safe and healthy family environments and empower families to become active participants in the community. We believe everyone deserves the opportunity to learn, grow, and strengthen our families, teams and community.

Family Violence Intervention Program

  • Offers an 8-week intervention program about family violence

  • Learning about violence

  • Coping skills

  • Communication skills

  • Meet three times a week

  • Topics

  • Life skills

  • Power and control

  • What is abuse

  • Warning signs

  • Contributing factors

  • Residential schools

  • Children who witness abuse

  • Trauma

  • Anger

  • Dealing with stress

  • Conflict resolution

  • Communication

  • Nutrition

  • Grounding techniques

  • One to one counselling

Registration by email, fax, or in-person for our fall, winter or spring sessions. Please download the Family Violence brochure for all details.

Contact us

Ingried Gervin (Program Coordinator)

Jamie Dexel (Program Counsellor)

1726 East Hasting Office Vancouver

BC V5L 1S9