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Special Events & Projects
At Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, we play a vital role in fostering a safe and healthy neighbourhood, with a view towards how we can enhance community development in all we do.
Focusing on community strengths and assets, we work with our neighbours, community partners and other organizations to implement a broad range of activities based on community needs and priorities.
We invite you to explore our projects and check this page often for updates and links. Better yet, get involved!
Events & Programs
Events for October 23, 2018
From now until December 31, bring your reusable bags to Whole Foods Market on Cambie Street. Instead of collecting the bag rebate at the checkout, ask to make a donation to our House! All bag donations from October 1 to December 31 will support food security programs at our House. Visit the StoreFind out more »
In partnership with WelcomeBC, MPNH is pleased to offer employment programming for newcomers. If you are not eligible for WorkBC services, and you meet the eligibility criteria, you may benefit from this program. The program offers settlement and integration services to support the social and economic integration of newcomers who are not eligible to receive […]Find out more »
This program support parents, grandparents and caregivers with children 3, 4,5 to best support their child’s pre-literacy and school's readiness. Parents meet every week for 12 weeks with a community facilitator who is trained in how best to mentor and coach parents. Parents learn how to best connect with their children, nurturing parent-child attachment and […]Find out more »
Parenting can be hard, but you don't have to do it alone! Meet with other parents of young children (0-5 years old) Share your questions, concerns, and ideas about parenting and kids Learn about child development, health and behaviour Discuss real-life parenting situations Discover positive ways of parenting To register please contact Carmen: firstname.lastname@example.org or […]Find out more »
WorkBC Employment Program—Specialized Services Your bridge to success Looking for work? Interested in volunteering? Wondering how WorkBC can help you? Talk to a certified employment counsellor. Book a free one-on-one meeting with our case manager by attending our orientation session on Tuesdays. Photo ID and social insurance number required. Call to register at 604.879.8208 ext […]Find out more »
Enjoy the company of friends and a nutritious lunch and dessert or chef’s surprise, as well as bingo after the lunch. Celebrate birthdays the last Tuesday of each month. Let Tracy know if you are celebrating a birthday this month. Schedule Lunch, 12 p.m. Bingo, 1–2 p.m. Lunch Cost $5 per person for lunch or […]Find out more »
We invite you to an afternoon discussion with muffins, tea, and coffee to share ideas on housing, building community, and intergenerational relationships. Your ideas will help shape Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House’s new initiative—The Front Step Project—which is curious about intergenerational relationships and housing among seniors, older adults and youth. Hope to see you there! Please […]Find out more »
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Esther Paysan (left), Winnie Lee and Kathy Au take advantage of a recent sunny afternoon and break out the checker board at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House’s new parklet. Photo by Dan Toulgoet by Jessica Kerr, Vancouver Courier New parklet at Mount...read more
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Jenny van Enckevort (she/her/hers)
Special Projects & Communications Coordinator
604.879.8208 ext 102
Help people from 40+ countries, many First Nations, and all generations make the most of of life at our House.