A Commitment to Supporting Families

Diverse Family Roots Society is the only grassroots, parent/family-driven support network for families with children or family members with diverse abilities/disabilities that is based in the Kootenays, British Columbia, Canada

Photo of Kootenay Lake under a blue sky with fluffy white clouds. The mountains depend to the edges of the river, and the water is very still, reflecting the mountains and sky. A narrow strip of beach is showing in the foreground.

Who we are

Diverse Family Roots Society (DFRS – established 2023) is a non-profit society based in the Kootenays.

Meet our 2024 Board and Family Stewards.

What we do

DFRS exists to promote peer-to-peer mentoring, family connections, family support, connection to resources, advocacy, and family navigation of services.

Check out our regular Events or reach out to a Family Steward.