Healthy Communities

There are many things you can do to keep yourself healthy and ways you can contribute to your local community. Click on the links below to find information about neighbourhood houses, community centres, volunteer organizations and local events, as well as learn more about healthy choices you can make to benefit your community.


BC Events
You can click on the name of your town to learn more about what events are taking place there.

Charity Village Volunteer Listings
If you are looking for a volunteer position, you can search here by position, type of organization, and region in which you would like to volunteer.

Directory of BC Neighborhood Houses
The directory has addresses and phone numbers for neighbourhood houses in British Columbia. A neighbourhood house is a place in your community where you can make new friends, discuss issues that affect your community, and celebrate ethnic and cultural events throughout the year.

Vancouver Park Board Community Centres
You can access many services, including fitness programs, arts and crafts, culture, dance, swimming, skating, child care and more at community centres.

Volunteer Opportunities in BC
This website connects volunteers to local, not-for-profit organizations. Volunteering is a great way to meet new people and become involved in your community.