News & Publications

News & Publication

NOYFSS opens new Emergency Placement Home

NOYFSS opens new Emergency Placement Home

North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society is preparing to open a new Emergency Placement resource starting this month. Cedar House is the newest addition to the NOYFSS Specialized Homes Support Services. The new home will provide a safe, supportive short-term...

TWO OKANAGAN WOMEN “STAND UP” FOR NOYFSS

TWO OKANAGAN WOMEN “STAND UP” FOR NOYFSS

SUP FOR NOYFSS RAISES OVER $25,000 BRINGING THE TOTAL AMOUNT RAISED FOR THE COMMUNITY TO OVER $150,000 OVER 6 YEARS Okanagan Valley, BC (July 19th, 2023) On Saturday, July 8th, Kristin Postill, Brittney Page and 14 others paddle boarded the length of Kalamalka Lake...

Third Annual Memorial Squash Program Gives Kids a Chance to Play

Third Annual Memorial Squash Program Gives Kids a Chance to Play

The Rob LeNoury Memorial Squash Program, has once again partnered with North Okanagan Youth & Family Services Society (NOYFSS) to introduce eight kids, ages 8 to 14, to the game of squash. Rob LeNoury, a gentle giant with a big smile, was a regular at the club...

Interior Savings funds ADHD lending library through NOYFSS

Interior Savings funds ADHD lending library through NOYFSS

Vernon, B.C. – Interior Savings has helped to make a significant difference for families with children who have ADHD in our community. Through its Community Investment Fund, Interior Savings has provided a grant to North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society...

NOYFSS Welcomes New Fund Development & Communications Coordinator

NOYFSS Welcomes New Fund Development & Communications Coordinator

North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society is excited to announce that Vicki Proulx will be joining the organization as the new Fund Development and Communications Coordinator. The newly created position will allow NOYFSS to continue to expand and promote...

CARF Accreditation Report

CARF Accreditation Report

This report contains the finds of CARF’s site survey of North Okanagan Youth & Family Services Society conducted January 26, 2022-January 28, 2022. This report includes the following information:Documentation of the accreditation decision and the basis...

Strategic Plan 2019-2024

Strategic Plan 2019-2024

Members of the Board of Directors and staff of North Okanagan Youth and Family Services Society (NOYFSS) participated in Strategic Planning events on May 23rd and June 3rd, 2019.  The purpose of these sessions was to complete a comprehensive environmental...