Get involved

We could not do the work that we do without the incredible people who contribute their skills and time to support our programs. Whether you are a young person in care, someone who has just transitioned to independence or an adult ally who wants to make a difference, we would love to have you as part of our community. We always welcome new faces to our organization and there are many ways to get involved. Join us and stand together with youth in care.

Become a member

Can you see yourself as part of a passionate community of young people who care about each other and making positive change in BC? Fed membership is for you!  It is free to join, and membership means that you are eligible to vote on important decisions about how we operate.

Why Join Us?

  • By uniting our voices, we are part of a movement and we’re able to impact decisions affecting the needs, issues, and ideas of youth in and from care.
  • We are youth-driven, you will have an influence in decision-making.
  • As a member, we see you as family and celebrate your accomplishments and milestones.
  • You get first dibbs on cool opportunities, like representing FBCYICN, travelling to conferences, and participating in our programs.
  • Membership is free!

Join the fed family


Volunteering at the Fed is a great way to learn new skills, make new friends and make a lasting difference for youth in and from care in BC. See All Volunteer opportunities

Featured Opportunities

More ways to get involved

Deadline to Respond: Wednesday, October 18 at 4:30 PM

Have you ever filled out an application and wondered what happens next and how decisions get made?  Are you interested in being a part of a team that makes decisions on which amazing young people to award $$$ to for them...

Deadline to Respond: Tuesday, October 17 at 4:30 PM

Overnight Hospitality Support Staff play a crucial role at the SCM. Not only are you viewed as a role model but your presence and energy help to establish a safe and comfortable space for the participants. You serve as an extra...

Deadline to Respond: Tuesday, October 17 at 4:00pm

We are looking for four friendly and energetic members to greet participants as they arrive on the Saturday for the retreat, and help us get organized and ready!  As a Retreat Greeter, you are the lead in making sure new participants feel...

Deadline to Respond: Tuesday, October 17th at 4:00pm

We are looking for Youth MC's to host our Youth Retreat (SCM#74) from November 3-5, 2017 at Evans Lake in Squamish, B.C.  As an MC, your role is to help young people create and understand the common purpose and goals of coming together,...

Our Outreach Group is a program where young people gain confidence expressing their voice through public speaking opportunities around the Lower Mainland.