Organizations supporting newcomers to and/or refugees in Canada.
Anawim House provides residential housing for those who are committed to change from a life of dependency to one of independence.
Three children's picture book recycling projects are underway across the Capital Regional District: Peninsula Connections for Early Childhood "1000 X5" (on the Saanich Peninsula), VICTORIA "1000 X 5" and WESTSHORE "1000 X 5." The purpose of these projects is to...
Building a stronger community one relationship at a time.
The BC Search and Rescue Association (BCSARA) represents all 80 of the volunteer Ground Search and Rescue (GSAR) groups and the 2,500 GSAR volunteers who respond to over 1,600 incidents a year in the Province of BC. With a board consisting of 12 volunteer regional directors and agency...
Working with police to help crime and trauma victims.
We inspire literacy, lifelong learning and community enrichment for all. GVPL provides collections, services and programs in 10 libraries and through our website (gvpl.ca) to more than 300,000 residents in Greater Victoria.
Run by and for people affected by viral hepatitis, HepCBC is a non-profit organization providing education, prevention and support - since 1996 - to those living with HCV and HBV. HepCBC strives to make the world free of viral hepatitis, starting in British Columbia.
ICA helps individuals and organizations connect across cultures. We provide information, support and tools to help immigrants reach their goals. By engaging people through networks, education and arts programming we create a welcoming community.
James Bay Community Project is a non-profit community organization helping seniors, youth and families by providing counselling services, community support and volunteer services. JBCP also hosts the Victoria Community Health Co-operative, LifeLabs, HerWay Home and other independent providers of...
We are a community of transformative worship and nurturing fellowship, living out the love of Jesus Christ in the James Bay Community.