Community Partners

BC/Yukon Society of Transition Houses

BC Society of Transition Houses provides support and training to transition, second and third stage houses, safe homes, children who witness abuse programs and other programs in the violence against women sector. Through research projects and partnerships, we publish and promote promising practices for supporting women, youth and children fleeing violence.

#325 – 119 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC  V6B 1S5

Tel:  604-669-6943
Toll-Free:  1-800-661-1040
Email:  info@bcst

HIM- Health Initiative for Men 

 With five health centres throughout the Lower Mainland, Health Initiative for Men is a non-profit society that aims to strengthen the health and well-being of gay men. HIM offers the full spectrum of gay men’s sexual health testing, as well as professional counselling, sexual health education, and an engaging mix of social and volunteer opportunities.

 #310 - 1033 Davie Street

Vancouver, B.C.  V6E 1M7

P: 604-488-1001 ext.235

Mobile: 604-369-9704

Carrier Sekani Family Services

With the guidance of their Elders, Carrier Sekani Family Services is committed to the healing and empowerment of Aboriginal families by taking direct responsibilities for health, social and legal services for First Nations people residing in Carrier and Sekani territory.

987 - 4th Avenue
Prince George, BC  V2L 3H7

Tel:  250-562-3591

Healthy Women, Children & Youth Secretariat

Women in BC have made social, economic, and political gains in many areas; however, further opportunities for advancement exist. Building on existing initiatives and exploring new opportunities to advance the full potential for women requires partnerships with other levels of government, ministries, health authorities and other non-government agencies and organizations to coordinate and unify policy pertaining to women's issues within the population.

4-2 - 1515 Blanshard Street
Victoria, BC  V8W 3C8

Victoria Tel:  250-387-6121
Vancouver Tel:  604-660-2421
Elsewhere in BC:  1-800-663-7867

Men’s Trauma Centre

Crime Victim Support and Counselling Services. Our mission statement is to provide psychological and practical support to males 16 years and older who suffer from the effects of trauma in order to facilitate their emotional healing.

#102 – 1022 Pandora Avenue
Victoria, BC  V8V 3P5

Tel:  250-381-MENS (6367)
Toll-Free:  1-866-793-6367
Fax:  250-381-3679

PEERS Victoria

PEERS provides support, resources and programs specifically for past and current sex workers—any gender—as well as help with housing, training and volunteering opportunities, advocacy and public education around sexual exploitation and the issues of adult sex work.

#1 - 744 Fairview Road
Victoria, BC

Tel:  250-388-5325


Pivot's mandate is to use the law to address the root causes of poverty and social exclusion. Our name is a metaphor for our approach to social change. By making the most tangible violations of human rights the focal point of our efforts, we exert maximum pressure in order to shift society toward greater equality and inclusivity.

121 Heatley Avenue
Vancouver, BC  V6A 3E9

Tel:  604-255-9700

Positive Living North

Positive Living North is a community-based organization which provides education, prevention and HIV/AIDS support services in the Prince George and Smithers/Bulkley Valley regions. We are Aboriginal-focused but extend our arms open to those in need of services regardless of race, colour, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, marital status, disability, religious or political affiliation, age or sexual orientation.

#1 - 1563 - 2nd Avenue
Prince George, BC  V2L 3B8

Tel:  250-562-1172
Toll-Free in BC:  1-888-438-2437

Stepping Stone

Stepping Stone is a charitable not-for-profit organization that offers supportive programs and outreach to women, men and transgender sex workers and former sex workers.

2151 Gottingen Street
PO Box 47032
Halifax, Nova Scotia  B3K 5Y2

Tel:  902-420-0103

Victoria Sexual Assault Centre

The Victoria Sexual Assault Centre supports, empowers and advocates for women who are survivors of sexualized violence and childhood sexual abuse and works to end this violence.

#511 - 620 View Street
Victoria, BC  V8W 1J6

Tel:  250-383-5545