Social Services

These resources will connect you to community services. Find out how to become a volunteer or what assistance is available to you.

See also: Newcomers and Law

On the Web

Crisis Centre

24/7 confidential and free distress services. 604.872.3311

Green Book Online

Directory of agencies, services and organizations on the North Shore.

North Shore Community Resources

Provides legal information, support, referrals and advocacy services for residents of the North Shore. Also supplies Help's at Hand fact sheets and articles on over 200 legal topics.

North Shore Crisis Services Society

Provides a safe and abuse-free shelter for women and their children.

North Shore Volunteers for Seniors

NSVS is a non-profit society established in 1961. It promotes the independence and well-being of elderly and isolated seniors.

Red Book Online

Online guide to community, social and government agencies and services across the Lower Mainland.

A complete list of resources available to seniors in B.C.