Elders' Wisdom

The Elder’s Program provides a nourishing environment for elders to apply and maintain their traditional practices in a social environment.

Program Activities include:

  • Individual and group session for Residential School Survivors
  • Community Garden at UBC
  • Sewing club
  • Weekly Food Bank / Luncheons
  • Workshops and services regarding health issues


The Annual events consist of our Christmas Party, Craft Fair, and Elders Gathering Conference. Drop in space is made available for our elders social gatherings.

Click here for latest Elder's Calendar

For more information call: 604-251-4844 Ext.314
or email: elders@vafcs.org

"I love coming to the centre because it is a place to socialize with other elders, I learn a lot from my fellow elders who talk about their homelife, traditions and knowledge of food and medicines." - Shirley