Health & Wellness
Good health improves the quality of individual lives and reduces health care costs. The health status of people depends on good health practices and behaviour, and access to health care services.
Our mission: to enhance quality of life for those facing advancing illness, death and bereavement through skilled and compassionate care, education, research and advocacy.
To assist in the settlement and adjustment of immigrants and refugees in Canada, and to provide services designed to increase the newcomer's participation in Canadian society, by assisting the newcomer to overcome barriers.
To encourage and promote the well-being of Urban Aboriginal People, by strengthening individuals, family, and community.
The Victoria Philharmonic Choir brings choral music to life! We are an auditioned, multi-generational ensemble of 80 voices, performing a broad repertoire ranging from Renaissance to twenty-first century works.
Victoria Women’s Transition House Society, working collaboratively, provides shelter, support, counselling and education to women of all ages, with or without children, so that they can live free from the effects of abuse in intimate relationships. The Society strives to prevent and eliminate abuse...
To build healthy communities enriched by volunteers.
We support persons with dementia or Alzheimer disease, their caregivers and families through programs and services that make a difference in their day to day lives.
Working together to enhance individual and community potential through participation, learning and leadership. As a member of two national and international organizations – YMCA Canada and YWCA Canada – we are proud to say our Y is a centre of community to families and individuals of all ages and...
Young Parents Support Network (YPSN) is a small, non-profit organization whose mission is to support and empower young parent families.