Tag: Friends For Life

Executive Director The Executive Director manages the overall operation of the Vancouver Friends For Life Society, directs all aspects of fund development, provides guidance and leadership to the staff, ensures that all programs and services reflect the Society’s strategic directions, directs and oversees budget planning and expenditures, ensures adequate resources to grow and sustain programs,… Read more »

The Wellness Services Manager is responsible for the development, management and evaluation of all wellness programs, thereby contributing to the realization of the Society’s vision of promoting health and wellness for people living with a life threatening illness. Under the direction and supervision of the Director of Programs & HR and in collaboration with the… Read more »

Meditate for Life

MEDITATE FOR LIFE is a series of one day mindfulness/vipassana retreats offered quarterly thoughout the year. These retreats include sitting, walking, forgiveness, and lovingkindness meditations in the cozy and comfortable Vancouver Friends For Life Society.   Date and time:   Sunday, March 3rd – 10am to 4pm Location:    The Vancouver Friends For Life Society, 1459 Barclay… Read more »

The Place of Unknowing – A Meditate For Life Retreat

Join Friends For Life for their next Mindfulness Meditation Retreat, The Place of Unknowing. Mindfulness, walking, forgiveness, and lovingkindness meditations. Date: Sunday, Dec. 2 Time: 10am – 4pm Place: The Vancouver Friends For life Society, 1459 Barclay St. Registration Cost: $40 Registration includes: vegetarian lunch, tea and refreshments. All funds go to Friends For Life,… Read more »

Meditate For Life Retreat – Friends For Life Fundraiser

Join FFL for their next Meditate For Life mindfulness meditation retreat, As Trees Release Their Autumn Leaves. Date: Sunday, Sept 16th. Time: 10am to 4pm (registration will open at 9:30). Place: The Vancouver Friends For Life Society, 1459 Barclay St. Mindfulness, walking, forgiveness, and lovingkindness meditations Registration is $40.00. Registration includes a vegetarian lunch, tea… Read more »

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: Under the direction and supervision of the Executive Director (ED) of Friends For Life, the Director of Operations is responsible for planning, organizing and supervising operational and in-house activities, including but not limited to the effective functioning of the facilities and IT. The Operations Manager will work closely with relevant staff and volunteers… Read more »

Meditate For Life

Please join us for our next Meditate For Life mindfulness/vipassana meditation retreat, Unconditional Sunshine in the Landscape of the Heart.  It will take place on Sunday, June 3rd from 10am to 4pm (registration will open at 9:30) and will take place at The Vancouver Friends For Life Society’s lovely heritage home at 1459 Barclay St.,… Read more »

Friends For Life (FFL) operates a comprehensive health and wellness centre that offers alternative therapies and social support programs to people living with a life-threatening illness and their caregivers.  Funds raised at Art For Life allow the Society to make a positive and life-affirming difference in the lives of our members. Art For Life (AFL)… Read more »