News & Events

News & Events


MAID (Medical Assistance In Dying)
You may or may not be aware but over the last few weeks and in fact over the last few months there has been a heightened awareness and focus on MAID (Medical Assistance In Dying) issue across the country and certainly here in BC. Over the last year we have had a number of residents who have requested to go through the MAID process. Although MAID has become legal since 2016, the extent to which the MAID process is applied remains quite diverse and often depends on the provincial and local legislation and organizational mission, vision, and values. READ MORE

Published Articles: Globe and Mail, Vancouver Sun, Jerusalem Post, Victoria Times Colonist


Operation Securus
Operation Securus, a branch of VPD has informed all Vancouver Jewish community agencies that we are entitled to certain fast tracked services when calling the non-emergency line of VPD. READ MORE