For over 20 years, FamilySmart has been supporting child and youth mental health by helping families and other caring adults. We know children, youth and young adults can do better when the adults who care about them are supported.
FamilySmart is looking for up to 3 new people to join our Board of Directors.
The Role of the Board of Directors:
The board is composed of volunteers who are responsible for the governance of the organization. The Board operates in compliance with the BC Societies Act and the Charities Directorate of the Canada Revenue Agency. The Board’s direct responsibilities do not include day-to-day operations or management of the organization, but rather setting strategic direction, policy-making, and financial oversight.
We are seeking dedicated people from diverse backgrounds and successful candidates are encouraged to leverage their personal and professional connections to work with our President and CEO and Senior Leadership Team to help in meeting the needs and growth of the organization.
We are particularly interested in recruiting young adults who want to enhance how we help families by lending their perspective on how adults can support the mental health of young people. Along with your perspective, our board is seeking members with professional experience in finance with any industry, in fundraising, in marketing or as healthcare providers working as part of multidisciplinary teams.
Location of Meetings:
Hybrid meetings (Virtual & in person in Vancouver once a year in the Fall)
Responsibilities & Time Commitment:
If you are interested in exploring this exciting opportunity, please provide a detailed cover letter and a copy of your resume to the attention of Keli Anderson, President & CEO at
*(Legal name IF National Institute of Families Foundation for Child and Youth Mental Health)
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