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Anvil Centre

777 Columbia Street

New Westminster, BC V3M 1B6

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An empowering day for kids and families affected by Juvenile Arthritis and other rheumatic diseases!


Find Strength in Numbers and Knowledge

Cassie and Friends' Family Day is a free, one-day event bringing together kids, parents, siblings and experts from all across BC for a day of education, connection and fun.

At Family Day, you will find:

  • JIA and autoinflammatory disease education

  • The chance to talk to medical experts in a relaxed, social environment

  • Exciting child, youth and teen programming

  • Parent-to-parent support and youth peer mentorship

  • A fun and engaging way to include siblings and help them understand


The event is 100% free and includes nutritious lunch and snacks, all kid/teen programming, speakers and special surprises! Family Day fills up - please ensure you register by Friday, October 11th, 2019.

Travelling from out of town? Financial support for travel and/or accommodation is available thanks to generous sponsorship from the Arthritis Society. See below for contact information.

UPDATE: ALL DOUBLE ROOMS HAVE BEEN BOOKED. Need accommodation? Double rooms are available for $149/night at The Inn at the Quay located at 900 Quayside Drive New Westminster, BC. To book, please call their Front Desk at 604.520.5645 no later than October 4, 2019, and state that you are with 'Cassie and Friends Family Day'.


For more information including volunteer opportunities and support for those with financial barriers (travel and accommodation support is available), please contact Brittany Barnes at brittany@cassieandfriends.ca.


PS: Want to hear about other families' experiences at Family Day? Check out our TOP 7 REASONS kids and families attend Cassie and Friends' Family Day.


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