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Our community partners are doing excellent work in providing service and care to those in need. Below is a list of resources:

Addiction

Portland Hotel Society 604.683.0073, ext 0

Vancouver Coastal Health Addictions Services List
www.vch.ca

Emergency Shelters

For homeless shelter information after 4:30 pm, call the After Hours information line at 604.660.3194 or toll free at 1.866.660.3194.

Latest Metro Vancouver shelter directory

City of Vancouver's list of shelters in Vancouver with hours and allowable items list - Shelter List.

For Extreme Weather Shelters, please visit BC Housing’s website http://www.bchousing.org/programs/ESP/shelter_list#ewr  

Food 

The Greater Vancouver Food Bank Society 604.876.3601
www.foodbank.bc.ca

Downtown Eastside Kitchen Tables
dteskitchentables.org
Community Access Food Map

Quest Outreach Society 604.602.0186
www.questoutreach.org

Housing & Rental Assistance

BC Housing 604.433.2218
www.bchousing.org

Vancouver Rent Bank 604.566.9685
www.niccss.ca/VRB

Income Assistance

www.hsd.gov.bc.ca/bcea.htm

Mental Health & Illness

Coast Mental Health 604.683.3787
www.coastmentalhealth.com

Women, Children & Families

Atira 604.331.1407
www.atira.bc.ca

Downtown Eastside Women's Centre Resource Guide

Ministry of Children & Families
www.gov.bc.ca/mcf

Sheway 604.216.1699

Vancouver Aboriginal Child & Family Services Society
www.vacfss.com

Youth

Broadway Youth Resource Centre 604.254.6995
www.pcrs.ca/broadway_youth_resource_centre

Covenant House 604.685.7474
www.covenanthouse.org

Directions Youth Services Centre 604.633.1472
www.fsgv.ca/programpages/youthservices/directionsyouthservicescentre.html

Survival Manual
www.survivalmanual.org

Watari
www.watari.org