FamilySmart offers Parent Peer Support to all BC parents & caregivers at the Kelty Mental Health Resource Centre through a collaboration with BC Children’s Hospital.
Mirella is a mom of two wonderful youth and a dog-mom to a rescue. Grateful to call Vancouver her home since 2002, Mirella is a political refugee and a person with living experience with mental health. She has learnt the importance of being the caring adult in her children’s lives and wants others to know they are not alone. Languages: English, Polish
Melina has been a parent peer support worker since 2019. She values being able to come alongside families in whatever way they need so they feel less isolated in the challenges they face, whether this is offering guidance for how to navigate services or offering empathetic and non judgmental space.