Family Wellness Week

Ayás Mén̓men (Child & Family Services) is hosting a Family Wellness Week from November 12 – 20, 2022 to acknowledge Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Take part in fun and healthy family activities across the North Shore and Squamish Valley.

Staff will be at each event to talk about the family supports and healing programs that are available to community members.

Registration is required for some activities. To register, or to get more information, please email or call 604-985-4111.

Honouring a Life 

Celebrate lost loved ones and create a memorial ornament. Supplies and a meal provided.

Date: November 12, 2022
Time: 11:30 am
Location: Shaker Church, North Vancouver

Drum Making 

Learn how to make a drum with Alice Gus. Registration is required – 20 spots are available.

Date: November 15, 2022
Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Ayas Lam, 1371 Chief Billy Road, Squamish

Parent Mindfulness Workshop

Explore mindfulness techniques and how to incorporate them into your family routines.

Date: November 15, 2022
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: CJMC, Takaya Room

Family Gathering Night

Come to CJMC for dinner, drumming and singing, and family friendly activities.

Date: November 16, 2022
Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: CJMC

Video Premiere

Hear from community knowledge keepers about family healing in a new video: Ayas Chap (Peace to All).

Date: November 17, 2022
Location: Squamish Nation Facebook page

Ice Skating  

Skate rental, snacks, and hot chocolate will be provided. Registration is required.

Date: November 19, 2022
Time: 12:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Location: Brennan Park 1009, Centennial Way, Squamish

Family Movie

Come watch Lyle Lyle Crocodile! Movie pass, popcorn, and drink provided. Registration is full.

Date: November 20, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm
Location: Cineplex Park Royal, West Vancouver