The FPSS Foster Parent Support Services Society is a Grass Roots organization committed to providing meaningful and accessible support, education and networking services which will continually enhance the skills and abilities of foster parents to deliver the best care possible to the children in their homes.

5 Ways to Help in 5 Minutes or Less

  1. Print and display our poster at work/school/church
  2. Copy and paste the following to your email signature: “Did you know there are over 1,500 foster children and youth on Vancouver Island? Find out more at”
  3. Donate money to help support the Foster Hope campaign
  4. Help spread the word and give your desktop a new look! Put a “Foster Hope” wallpaper on your computer for everyone to see.
  5. Add one of our banners to your website, or company/personal newsletter.

Desktop Wallpaper

1600 x 1200 | 1024 x 768 | 800 x 600

To download wallpaper:

  • Select the screen resolution that best suits your computer screen.
  • Right click on the image in the pop-up window and choose ‘Set as Wallpaper’ or ‘Set as Desktop Background’.

Website Banners

Copy and paste the HTML code onto your webpage:

<a href="" target="_blank"><img src="" alt="Visit Foster Hope campaign website." border="0" /></a>

Copy and paste the HTML code onto your webpage:

<a href=”” target=”_blank”><img src=”” alt=”Visit Foster Hope campaign website.” border=”0″ /></a>

We are always looking for volunteers to help us with a variety of activities. Your commitment could be as short as one day, or as long as you like. Some things you may help with include: distributing posters/flyers to local businesses, hosting our display table at malls/shows/fairs, helping with mail outs, etc.

For those who love to get up in front of an audience (or for those who like to get better), opportunities will exist to join the ‘Foster Voices’ crew.

If you would like to learn more about our volunteer opportunities or have another idea of how you would like to get involved, call 1-888-922-8437 or email

For more information…

Whether you are interested in becoming a full time foster parent, a relief/respite provide, or a temporary/emergency home, you will find this information useful.

Contact us for more information or to take the next step.