SACY contacts

SACY Main Line  604-713-5899
Call this number to get the telephone contact information for all SACY staff.

SACY Parent Workshop Registration Line  604-713-6000 x.2588
Call this number if you are a parent or caregiver wanting to register for an upcoming SACY Parent Workshop.
Scroll down for SACY Parent Support contact information.

Secondary School

SACY Youth Prevention Staff
Britannia

Tiff Wu    
Tiffany.Wu@vch.ca 

Charles Tupper

Tiff Wu    
Tiffany.Wu@vch.ca 

ChurchillTed Holkestad
tholkestad@vsb.bc.ca
David ThompsonKayo Devcic
kayo.devcic@vch.ca
Eric HamberTed Holkestad
tholkestad@vsb.bc.ca
GladstoneAlison Rowley       
alison.rowley@vch.ca
John OliverKelly Melsness
kelly.melsness2@vch.ca
KillarneyGerry O'Donnell
gerry.odonnell@vch.ca
King GeorgeJosh Morabito  
jmorabito@vsb.bc.ca
KitsilanoAlison Rowley       
alison.rowley@vch.ca
Lord Byng

Ted Holkestad
tholkestad@vsb.bc.ca

Magee

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca 

Point Grey

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca 

Prince of WalesKayo Devcic
kayo.devcic@vch.ca
Templeton

Josh Morabito
jmorabito@vsb.bc.ca

University Hillcontact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca 
Vancouver Technical

Kelly Melsness
kelly.melsness2@vch.ca

WindermereGerry O'Donnell
gerry.odonnell@vch.ca

 

SACY PARENT & FAMILY ENGAGEMENT STREAM

The  SACY Parent and Family Engagement staff carry out:  workshops for parents & caregivers, presentations for PAC meetings,  multi-cultural workshops (interpretation), Capacity Cafes, caregiver support (parents of youth who have attended the SACY STEP program as well as the parents of youth working with SACY youth engagement staff), and caregiver referrals to community services. 

You may contact your parent worker to discuss scheduling a workshop in your school’s area.

Secondary School

SACY Parent Engagement Staff

Britannia

Kristin Kowalko       
kristin.kowalko@vch.ca

Charles Tupper

Roma Mehta    
roma.mehta@vch.ca

Churchill

Alexandra Wilson
ajwilson@vsb.bc.ca   

David Thompson

Roma Mehta    
roma.mehta@vch.ca

Eric Hamber

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca

Gladstone

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca

John Oliver

Roma Mehta    
roma.mehta@vch.ca

Killarney

Andrea Vawda       
andrea.vawda@vch.ca

King George

Andrea Vawda       
andrea.vawda@vch.ca
 

Kitsilano

Kristin Kowalko       
kristin.kowalko@vch.ca

Lord Byng

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca  

Magee

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca  

Point Grey

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca 

Prince of Wales

Alexandra Wilson
ajwilson@vsb.bc.ca   

Templeton

Alexandra Wilson
ajwilson@vsb.bc.ca   

University Hill

contact: Art Steinmann
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca  

Vancouver Technical

Andrea Vawda       
andrea.vawda@vch.ca
 

Windermere

Kristin Kowalko       
kristin.kowalko@vch.ca

 

 SACY Teen Engagement Program - STEP Contact Information

STEP Coordinator: Kristina Spring
STEP Facilitator: Barrett  Carter

Ph. 604-612-8959
Email: sacystep@vsb.bc.ca
Fax 604-713-5901

Referrals are accepted until 12:00 pm on Mondays for a Tuesday start. Referrals received after noon on Monday will be processed for the following week. Upon receiving referral requests, we will contact you to confirm a start date.

Referral forms and other related STEP documents can be found at the SACY intranet portal (VSB log-in required).

 SACY Curriculum & Teacher Training Staff: contact Art Steinmann, Manager SACY  asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca

SACY Management Contacts:
SACY is a partnership initiative of the Vancouver Board of Education and Vancouver Coastal Health.

Art Steinmann, VSB Manager, Substance Use Health Promotion and SACY
asteinmann@vsb.bc.ca
T: 604-713-5233

Mary Dowdall, MSW,Manager, Child and Youth Mental Health Services
Vancouver Coastal Health - Vancouver
mary.dowdall@vch.ca
T: 604-708-5275