Exterior shot of Garratt Wellness Centre during the day.  The parking lot is visible in the foregound.

The Coastal Community Kitchen is held the second Thursday of each month (subject to change). Join us for delicious snacks and refreshments with fellow foster parents and caregivers.

How to access

  • Contact the program for more information

    To learn more, or register to reserve your spot, email fostersupport@hollyburn.ca. Childminding is available. Please register your children when signing up so we can ensure we have staff available.

    For more information on support for foster parents, visit Fosterhub.ca or the Family Services of Greater Vancouver website.

Hours of operation

Currently closed
  • Monday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Friday:   8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday:   Closed
  • Sunday:   Closed

Closed on statutory holidays

Parking & Transportation

Free parking is available.

Driving to the centre:

  • From Blundell Road go north (right) onto Cheviot Place

  • Turn right onto Chelmsford Street

  • Turn left onto Chelsea Road

  • Turn right onto Chelsea Place

Taking the bus to the centre:

  • Take bus #402 Brighouse Station/Two Road

  • Bus stop is at Cheviot Place

  • Walk to Wellness Centre is 0.5 km (5 minutes). Follow the brown signs posted with the street signs

  • For routes and times, use Translink's trip planner

Garratt Wellness Centre

​Garratt Wellness Centre offers programs, education and resources to help Richmond residents live well and connect to improve the quality of their lives. It promotes independence and empowers people to improve or maintain their health through increased awareness of and access to health promotion services.

Coastal Community Kitchen: Support for Foster Parents

The Coastal Community Kitchen is a cooking class for foster parents to learn new recipes and bring home a cooked meal for their family.