PEACE ARCH NEWS article by Sobia Moman – Aug 8th 2022
“Options Community Services is running a fundraising campaign to fund emergency care.
In addition to the momentous life-changes that come with welcoming a new baby, many young parents find themselves in dire need of both financial and emotional assistance. That was certainly the case with White Rock father Dustin Biega, 21, who “probably wouldn’t have been able to finish school” without the Options Community Services team helping him along the way.
Options supports individuals throughout Surrey, Delta, White Rock and Langley from pre-natal care all the way up to senior care. They help with housing, food security, child care, health care – including mental and emotional support – and tackling many other financial barriers.
When Biega became a father at just 16 years old, the new role completely changed the trajectory of his life. Everything else became a……….”