British Columbia Family Residence Program (BCFRP)

This program is administered by Variety – The Children’s Charity of British Columbia – and provides subsidized accommodation for families whose child, including premature babies and newborns with other health concerns, is receiving care at BC Children’s Hospital in Vancouver. Accommodation assistance is available for one room for up to 30 days per stay. Arrangements are made through Variety for accommodation in a subsidized family residence, such as Heather House, Ronald McDonald House or alternate locations that meet the criteria.

Also offers a transportation subsidy plus enhanced ground transportation for children and air transportation for qualifying patients of all ages.

Call to apply.

Address / Contact Info

Variety Childrens Charity BC Family Residence Program
4300 Still Creek Drive Burnaby, BCV5C 6C6
Contact name: Linda Slack

Phone Numbers

Toll-free : 1-866-496-6946

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: M-F 9-3

Walk-in hours: M-F 9-3


Accessibility features: wheelchair accessible

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 21 Dec 2017.