Long Time volunteer and PSS Staff Member

Long Time volunteer and PSS Staff Member

Sandi Halvorson Faithful Long Term Volunteer and also Program Coordinator for Central/North Vancouver Island 1)    Why did you start volunteering with PSS? After working full time for many years I found myself at home with two young children. I felt…

Tsighereda Alemayo: PSS Office Volunteer

Tsighereda Alemayo Office volunteer who has spent countless hours designing data collection tools for PSS and faithfully entering data. 1.  Why did you start volunteering with PSS? I was new to Vancouver and had time so I thought it would…

President of PSS

President of PSS

Cyrus Sy: President of Parent Support Services Society of BC 1.   Why did you start volunteering with PSS? I started volunteering because I wanted to get more involved in my community. As a parent of two young kids, I was interested in…

GRG Picnic and Admin Support Volunteer

   Deb Thomas GRG Picnic and Admin       Support Volunteer Lower Mainland 1)      Why did you start volunteering with PSS? Through my work at Burnaby Public Library I knew about the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Legal Guide.  I learned more about the…

Burnaby Mandarin Parent Support Circle Facilitator

Catherine Quiao Yen: Burnaby Mandarin  Parent Support Circle Facilitator for 3 years 1.  Why did you start volunteering with PSS? I was a Circle member before I  became a facilitator. I really saw the value for parents, so I thought…

Delta GRG Circle Facilitator

Delta GRG Circle Facilitator

Blessing Ude Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Delta Circle Facilitator for 1 year 1.  Why did you start volunteering with PSS? I found Parent Support Services to be an organization that is passionate about helping and supporting families. This is in line…

Victoria Volunteer

Jon Mallach: trained facilitator and admin support volunteer for PSS Victoria Why did you start volunteering with PSS? 1. I started volunteering with Parent Support Services mainly because Ineeded to gain some volunteer experience for my (BSW) schooling.  However, I…

Mt Pleasant Support Circle Facilitator

Sarah Stirling, Mt Pleasant Parent Support Circle Facilitator for 6 years 1.  Why did you start volunteering with PSS? School credit 2.  What have been the benefits for you of volunteering with PSS? Able to graduate, lead to a job,…

Facilitator Burnaby Cantonese Support Circle

Facilitator Burnaby Cantonese Support Circle

May Lai-Sin Cheng, Facilitator for the Burnaby               Cantonese Parent Support Circle for 6 years 1.  Why did you start volunteering with PSS? I am interested in the community service and hope that I…

Board of Directors Volunteer

Board of Directors Volunteer

Kamy Zargarpour: Vice President & Secretary of the Board   Why did you start volunteering with PSS? I was working at Weyerhaeuser Canada and they were encouraging employees to give back to the community – through Volunteer Vancouver I found…