Welcome to the Coast / Fraser Regions!
The Coast region includes Metro Vancouver north of the Fraser river, the North Shore, the Sea to Sky corridor, and the Sunshine Coast. The region's boundaries run from Richmond north to Bella Coola and Pemberton, and east to Maple Ridge.
The Fraser region Includes communities south of the Fraser River, east to Boston Bar, and south to White Rock. Main centres include Surrey, Delta, Abbotsford, Chilliwack, and Mission.
Adoption Key Worker
Jen Hillman is currently covering the Adoption Key Worker position for both the Coast and Fraser regions.
Family Support Counsellors
We have two free family support counsellors who offer more complex or intense supports to families across BC. Reach one of our counsellors on our toll free support line at 1-866-902-7330.Jen is an adoptive mom of two adult sons and a daughter. She is a certified Safe Baby instructor, and has been a part of AFABC for more than 25 years. Her areas of specialty include infertility support, early childhood, the teen years, and school issues. She is also one of our in-home support workers!
Team Lead / Community Engager
Sarah Reid is the Team Lead for the Family Development Program. She is an adoptive mom to two children, ages 10 and 5. She has been a part of AFABC since 2009 and also grew up in a home filled with bio, foster, and adoptive siblings. Her areas of specialty include openness and transracial adoption.