Neighbourhood House Pride!

Celebrate diversity and LGBT2QIA+ inclusion* at neighbourhood houses this summer! *LGBT2QIA+: Lesbian, Gay/Genderqueer, Bisexual, Trans, Two Spirit, Queer/Questioning, Intersex, Agender/Asexual, plus many more identities. In 2019, we’re honoured celebrate the...
#myNHstory: ‘I wanted to surround myself with other moms’

#myNHstory: ‘I wanted to surround myself with other moms’

To celebrate Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House, we’re sharing stories from our program participants, staff, and volunteers about what makes our House so special. Here, former program participant Robynn Bunch explains why our House’s moms’ group was so...
Volunteers learn how to teach Canadian Immigrants English

Volunteers learn how to teach Canadian Immigrants English

by Ashley Burr | Breakfast Television “In just 10 hours 18 volunteers will learn how to teach English to women who have recently immigrated to Canada. The Vancouver-based Family Literacy Outreach program has volunteers go to newcomers’ homes for one-on-one...

Over the Rainbow: LGBT2Q+ Seniors in the Lower Mainland

New LGBT2Q+ network in Lower Mainland aims to help seniors access community resources for aging A new community response network for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, two-spirit, and queer/questioning seniors is launching in the Lower Mainland this month. The Lower...