Wellness Support Bursary

 

We’re so excited to offer our Wellness Support Bursary!    

Are you on a healing journey but there is a financial barrier getting in your way? The Wellness Support Bursary can provide youth in and from care ages 14-24 with up to $1,000 to go towards an accredited/registered wellness service or program.  With the Wellness Support Bursary, you can access things like counselling, talk or art therapy, traditional healing supports, physiotherapy, yoga and more. If you need money for something you don’t see listed here, contact us and we will do what we can to help!   

Check out this handy checklist of everything you will need to apply. Applications open at 9:30AM on Monday, November 14 and will be approved on a first come, first serve basis. 

APPLY FOR THE WELLNESS SUPPORT BURSARY

Eligibility 

  1.  You are a youth in care or former youth in care in BC 
  2. You have a cumulative total of 1 year in care in BC
  3. You are between the ages of 14-24 

NOTE: This bursary will be sent directly to the program, resource, or support and will not be issued to the young person. Bursary money can take up to 6 weeks to reach the designated receiver. 

Questions? Please contact Taylor at taylor.burnett@fbcyicn.ca