COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Vancouver - Fraser Region

Harmony House

Harmony House is a second stage transition home for women providing women and their children with a shelter that is safe, secure, and provides an opportunity to them to heal and nurture in a culturally sensitive, linguistically accessible and healing environment.

For more information: 

Phone: 604-596-7722 ext. 501

Email: coordinator.harmonyhouse@pics.bc.ca

YWCA

One of Metro Vancouver's largest and most diversified non-profit organizations. They provide holistic, integrated programs and services to help lift women and families out of poverty, provide the best start for children and create new opportunities for education, employment and leadership.

Web: https://ywcavan.org/

Atira Women’s Resource Society

Atira Women’s Resource Society is a not-for-profit organization committed to the work of ending violence against women. Atira has set up a call-in line for women who need support over the course of this Coronavirus Pandemic. If you are self-isolating and need someone to talk to, if you have been laid off, are facing eviction or are low on medication or food, please call. We may refer you to resources you are unaware of, resources in your neighbourhood, or assist you to complete your federal government benefits forms, or just listen.

Phone: 604-800-8881

Web: https://atira.bc.ca/

Turning Point Recovery Society 

One of BC’s leading non-profit providers of residential and outreach addiction recovery programs and services in BC. Turning Point currently offers residential services for adults in Vancouver, Richmond, the North Shore and soon will be opening a new site in Squamish, BC.

North Shore Women's Phone: 604-971-0111

North Shore Men's Phone: 604-988-4317
Vancouver (men and women) Phone:
604-875-1710
Richmond Men's Phone: 604-303-6717
Richmond Women's Phone: 604-284-5354
Squamish Phone: 1-604-390-3595

WISH Drop-In Centre

WISH works to improve the health, safety and well-being of women who are involved in Vancouver’s street-based sex trade.

Phone: 604-669-WISH (9474)

Web: wish-vancouver.net/

24-hour Violence and Sexual Assault Supports for Women and Girls

 

Battered Women’s Support Services (BWSS)

Battered Women’s Support Services provides education, advocacy, and support services to assist all women in its aim to work towards the elimination of violence and to work from a feminist perspective that promotes equality for all women.

Crisis & Intake Line: 604-687-1867
Toll Free: 1-855-687-1868
Business Phone: 604-687-1868
Email: information@bwss.org

Web: https://www.bwss.org/

WAVAW Rape Crisis Centre 

WAVAW provides support services to survivors of sexualized violence who have shared experiences of gender marginalization: cis and trans

women, Two-Spirit, trans and/or non-binary people. They advocate for social and systemic change through education, outreach and activism.

Crisis & Information in the Lower Mainland: 604-255-6344
Toll-free: 1-877-392-7583

Office: 604-255-6228

Web: https://www.wavaw.ca/

Health Clinics

Three Bridges Community Health Centre

Address: 1128 Hornby St, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2L4

Phone: 604-331-8900

Raven Song Community Health Centre

Address: 2450 Ontario St, Vancouver, BC V5T 4T7

Phone: 604-709-6400

Urban Native Youth Association (UNYA)

Address: 1618 E Hastings St, Vancouver, BC V5L 1S6

Phone: 604-254-7732

Substance Use Supports

Watari

Watari aims to facilitate meaningful change and provide a bridge to healthier possibilities through innovative, community-driven and supportive programming.

Phone: 604-254-6995

Email: info@watari.ca

Web: https://www.watari.ca/

Peak House

Peak House is a voluntary, ten-week, live-in, treatment program for youth experiencing problems with drugs, including alcohol. They operate within the harm reduction spectrum with a trauma-informed, client-centred, and social justice framework.

Phone: 604-253-6319

Email: intake@peakhouse.ca

Web: http://peakhouse.ca/

 

Youth Centres

Directions Youth Services

Directions Youth Services offers low-barrier programs and services to support youth under the age of 25 who are in crisis or experiencing homelessness as a result of abuse, neglect, substance use, or mental health challenges. They welcome and serve all youth.

Phone: 604-633-1472

Email: directions@fsgv.ca

Web: https://www.directionsyouthservices.ca/

Broadway Youth Resource Centre (BYRC)

The BYRC is a one-stop youth centre that provides a wide range of social, health, education, employment, and life skills services to youth. It is a multi-service and multi-agency hub with a range of services for youth all under one roof.

Phone: 604-709-5720

Email: byrc@pcrs.ca

Web: https://pcrs.ca/service-resource-centres/broadway-youth-resource-centre-2/

Covenant House

Covenant House Vancouver provides love and hope through our Continuum of Care to street youth who have fled physical, emotional and/or sexual abuse.

Phone: 604-685-5437

Web: https://www.covenanthousebc.org/

Young Moms

Youth Pregnancy and Parenting Program (YPPP) 

A free service supporting pregnant Vancouver youth (24 and under) and their babies. 

Phone: 604-675-3982

Email: yppp@vch.ca

Web: http://www.vch.ca/Locations-Services/result?res_id=282

If it seems we are missing a valuable resource that you are aware of or if you notice any problems with the resources provided, please contact us with your suggestions so we can ensure this list is comprehensive and up-to-date!