Our event page provides opportunities for families to connect and experience new activities in a stress-free, accepting space. Check out our special events below for more information and dates. This calendar is updated regularly, so please check back often. Please get in touch if you have an event to share with us.
FSI Learning Explorations ~ SibShop Facilitator Training
October 20, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm PDT
Do you want to know more about the unique challenges of being a brother or sister whose sibling has additional support needs and/or medical complexities? Are you passionate about taking your learning to the next level? As a parent, adult sibling, service provider, community partner, or medical practitioner/professional, do you want to make a difference? We are pleased to invite you to join this
engaging and interactive FREE two-day facilitator Sibshop training event! (a value of $299.00USD)
DAY 1 – October 20, 2021 – Introductory Session:
10:00am – 12:30 pm
Background modules on siblings unique concerns and opportunities 12:30 – 2:00pm
Lunch and Learn: Hear firsthand experiences from a panel of adult siblings
Note: Participants can attend part or all of day one
DAY 2 – October 22, 2021 – Certification:
10:00am – 12:30 pm
Get into the nuts and bolts of becoming a facilitator
Note: Participants must attend ALL of both days to become certified to run Sibshops
As a provincial organization, Family Support Institute acknowledges that our work spans across all of the traditional, ancestral and unceded Indigenous territories in BC. Therefore, we respectfully honour all First Nations, Inuit and Métis people, as well as their ancestors, who have lived here and cared for these lands. It is with gratitude that we can live, learn and do our work in the province now known as British Columbia.