Community Programs


Links to other Community Resources:

South Vancouver Community Resources List

Please check out the new Safe Harbour video on Youtube -
Safe Harbour:  Respect for All - Welcoming Workplaces & Community

Safe Harbour Video    



Program List:

Meet & Greet
 ** Free child care provided during event More >>

Newcomer Welcoming event
** Free child care provided during event More >>

Language Support Service
Volunteering opportunity in the interpretation/translation services of the Neighbourhood House programs in one-o-one or group settings Able to communicate with diverse community members More >>

Small Business Learning Session
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Conversation Cafe
 ** Classes are hosted by English speaking volunteers More >>

Community Kitchen
Learn, cook and share a meal together using fresh ingredients. More >>

Mobile Market
Fresh, local, and seasonal produce at affordable prices.  More >>

Tasting Kitchen
Cook and share recipes together using fresh ingredients featured at our monthly mobile market. More >>

Community Counselling Centre
Free counselling services:  More >>

South Vancouver Literacy
Decoda Literacy Solutions supports the Sunset Community Literacy  plan and literacy programs and practitioners across the province. More >>

South Vancouver Entrepreneurs' Mentorship Club
The South Vancouver Entrepreneurs' Mentorship Club is a groundbreaking neighbourhood-based initiative in the South Vancouver area. More >>

South Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Network (SVNFN)
The South Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Network (SVNFN) is an active collaboration of community members, agencies, service providers, and organizations working together to enhance the health and well-being in our neighborhoods. More >>

Neighbourhood Small Grants Project
Small Is Beautiful! More >>

Safe Harbour
Safe Harbour is a BC-wide program that creates an environment where all members of our community feel welcomed and safe.  Since 2006, South Vancouver Neighbourhood House (SVNH) has been both a Safe Harbour Community Organizer and a Safe Harbour site.  Local Safe Harbour networks provide a resource to local businesses and agencies to be better prepared to serve an increasingly diverse staff and clientele. More >>

Dialogue Circles
As part of our Building Welcoming & Inclusive Neighbourhoods (BWIN) program described above, come meet your neighbours, share your experiences and develop new skills! Everyone is invited - adults, youth and seniors. More >>

Basic Computer Training
Learn about computer programs from volunteer instructors. More >>

Income Tax Clinic
For low-income families and individuals. More >>

Legal Assistance Clinic
Sponsored by the UBC Law Students' Legal Aid Program, the service is offered one evening a week during the winter months and two to three days a week during the summer. More >>

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