For Parents

Fraser Valley Down syndrome Society (FVDSS) – holds parent evenings on the 2nd Thursday of the month from 7:30-9:00pm at the Plaza 154 on Ventura Ave. in Abbotsford. Please check the calendar for up-to-date information on speakers or time changes.


Contact: Sylvie (Abbotsford) 604-853-5563

Jodie (Abbotsford) 604-755-0769



Bethesda Christian Association – Support group for families of children and adults with a developmental disability.Meetings are held the last Tuesday of each month (does not meet June, July, August) from 11:00 am – 12:30 pm. At Mephi’s Place 3260 Gladwin Rd., Abbotsford.For more information:

Contact Joyce Vander Hoek at 604-850-6604.


MSA Society for Community Living – Support group for all families of individuals with a developmental disability.Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 10:00 – 12:00pm at 30686 Matsqui Place, Abbotsford.

Contact Arlene Schouten at 604-556-0681 (office) or 604-855-3140 (cell)