Coast Fraser

Welcome to the Coast / Fraser Regions!

Coast

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.

Adoption Key Worker

Heather Ratzlaff is the Adoption Key Worker for the Coast region. Heather has three pre-teen children through adoption and is excited to support families across the region! 

Heather Ratzlaff
604-320-7330 ext 105
hratzlaff@bcadoption.com

 

Fraser

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 the Adoption Key Worker for the Fraser regions. Jen is mom to three grown children, including two sons through MCFD adoptions and a daughter through a moral adoption. She is also a proud new granny!

Jen Hillman
604-320-7330 ext 101
jhillman@bcadoption.com  
Connect with Jen on Facebook.

 

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, and is a new grandma. 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! 

Jen Hillman
604-320-7330 ext 101
jhillman@bcadoption.com  
Connect with Jen on Facebook.

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

Correen Coons 
250-507-0716
ccoons@bcadoption.com
Connect with Correen on Facebook.

 

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. 

Sarah Reid

604-320-7330 ext 105
sreid@bcadoption.com
Connect with Sarah on Facebook.