Victoria Social Services & Resources
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Douglas Street Community - Arbutus Shelter
Victoria Women’s Transition House Society
For 42 years, Victoria Women’s Transition House Society has provided safe shelter, counselling, education, and support for women of all ages, with or without children, to live free from violence and abuse in intimate relationships…
Mount Douglas Seniors Housing Society
Threshold Housing Society
Fernwood - Cornerstone Apartments
The Salvation Army - Victoria Quadra Street
We run a community food bank, a clothing give-away program, a daycare centre, and many other community resources/ community services to support Victoria residents in need…
Mustard Seed Food Bank- Food Hampers
The Mustard Seed bagged Food Hampers will be distributed in our parking lot at 625 Queens Ave from 10 AM until 1 PM. We are not requiring ID at this time and stopping our once a month rule for getting a hamper…
Our Place - Meal Programs
Saanich Neighourhood Place - Food Security
Our Food Security programs provide families with access to a variety of useful at-home skills in group classes…
Goldstream Food Bank Society
VictimLink BC & Yukon
Victoria Sexual Assault Centre Society
The Sexual Assault Response Team offers various victim services, including emotional support and working with Forensic Nurse Examiners who provide medical examinations for recent sexual assaults in a clinic setting rather than emergency rooms at the hospital. The clinic also supports victims with the criminal justice system, including housing two police interview rooms should the survivor want to report to the police rather than going to a Victoria police department…
PCFSA - Safer Families, Family Violence Programs
PEERS Victoria Resource Society (Safer Sex Work)
Peers has been providing outreach, harm reduction and education services for people in the sex industry for more than 25 years. Peers provides an array of outreach and drop-in harm reduction and support services alongside education and employment training for current and former sex workers in Victoria and Vancouver Island…
Greater Victoria Women’s Shelter Society - Margaret Laurence House
The Greater Victoria Women’s Shelter Society is a small non-profit community group with a mandate to provide supportive housing for women and their children. Our current central program is Margaret Laurence House, which provides second-stage housing and support such as safety planning for women and their children leaving abusive relationships…
Vancouver Island Crisis Line
We are a registered non-profit agency whose services include 24-hour Crisis Lines, as well as Crisis Chat and Crisis Text services, through which we provide short-term non-judgemental support, crisis intervention, information, and resources…
Cedars - Drug Addiction Treatment Program
Island Health Overdose Prevention & Supervision Consumption Site - Victoria Comfort Inn
South Island Initiative Society - Income-Based Counselling Services
At South Island Centre, we know how important it is for everyone to have access to professional, affordable mental health counselling services when needed. As a registered charity supported by various agencies and donors, we can provide some subsidized professional mental health services to those most in need…
MDABC Peer Support Group - Island Community Mental Health
A Mood Disorders Association of British Columbia peer-led support group is a safe place to share your story, struggles, and accomplishments and listen to others as they share similar concerns…
Training & Education
PEERS Victoria - Small Business Training Program
Victoria Literacy Connection Society
Lifetime Networks Victoria - Being A Citizen
Community Options For Children And Families
ICA - LINC English Classes
BCS - Child Care
Goldstream Food Bank
We envision a community where everyone can obtain enough nutritious food– in a dignified manner – to support the health and well-being of themselves and their families…
QVCC - Social Connections for Girls & Boys Program
9-10 Club - Serving Soup to the Hungry
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