Vancouver Island Support

Welcome to Vancouver Island! The Island is broken into two regions: South Island, and Central and North Island.

Adoption Key Workers

South Island 


Heather Haynes is the Adoption Key Worker for the South Island, including communities south of Saltair. Heather is "mom to many" through birth, adoption, and fostering. Heather's areas of specialty include older child adoption, prenatal exposure, and transitioning.   

Heather Haynes

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Central and North Island

Angie McMullen is the Adoption Key Worker for Central and North Vancouver Island and the gulf islands from Saltair and Gabriola north and east to Tofino. Angie is mom to three children, the youngest of whom joined the family through adoption. 

Angie McMullen



Family Support Counsellor

Our free family support counsellor offers more complex or intense supports to families across BC. Reach Correen on our toll free support line at 1-866-902-7330. 

Correen Coons is mom to two children through adoption. She has over 20 years of experience supporting at-risk children, youth and families. Her areas of specialty are FASD and prenatal substance exposure.  

Correen Coons 
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Looking for a support group?

All our groups offer an opportunity to share experiences, socialize, and form friendships.


Connect with other families

Check out our calendar of events to see what's happening on the Island.