News and Event


Fraser Valley Chronicle

A newsletter for fostering community!

Fraser Valley Chronicle Fall 2011 (Abbotsford/Mission)

Fraser Valley Chronicle Spring 2011 (Abbotsford/Mission)

Download the Fraser Valley Chronicle (2010 PDF)


Policy & Practice

H1N1 Influenza Virus (Human Swine Influenza)

What is H1N1 influenza virus? The H1N1 influenza virus (human swine influenza or human swine flu) is a respiratory disease of humans caused by type A influenza virus. This particular strain has originated in swine, although it is now transmitted between people. Contact with swine is no longer a concern.

Download the Ministry Update (PDF)

new smoke-free environment policy

The Ministry of Children and Family Development has brought in a new
smoke-free environment policy that affects everyone living in or visiting a household with foster children and youth. The policycomes into effect May 1, 2008.

Download the Ministry FAQ sheet (PDF)