Friends of the Family

How To Apply

  1. Check here to see if your family is eligible.
  2. Complete application form (also available at the lobby information racks at 518 Lake St., Nelson.).
  3. Submit form by mail (or drop it off) to:
    Nelson Friends of the Family
    Box B - 518 Lake St.
    Nelson BC
    V1L 4C6
    You may also scan and email (or take a photo and email) the application to us.
  4. Contact our office if you haven’t been contacted within a few days.


  1. Your application will be processed by the Board of Directors as soon as it is received.
  2. You will be contacted by the office within a few days to advise you of the status of your application and our support.
  3. Upon approval arrangements will be made to get the funds to you. Direct deposit into your account may be arranged.

» NEW! Memberships now available!

» Letter from NFOF Board Chair RE: Memberships

» Resources for Families

DONATE to Nelson and Area Friends of the Family Foundation

If you would like your donation to go to a specific child please email us at