LISTEN AND SUPPORT
Outreach Workers provide no-cost, confidential support for those experiencing challenges with mental health, financial insecurity, advocacy, physical health and injury, housing, food insecurity, substance use, employment, relationships, parenting support or violence in relationships.
FOR SENIORS 50+
Activate & Connect
Connect with friends, new and old through weekly activities.
A place to make friends & build community. Our LGBTQ2S+ community meets monthly.
Birth, Baby & Beyond
An 8-week program to share joys and challenges of parenting an infant.
Community resources, education, and deliberate, targeted self-help strategies for persistent post-concussion symptoms.
Connect Whistler Week
Offered each November, get better acquainted with the community of Whistler through a week of fun, interactive activities.
MENTAL HEALTH SUPPORT
Counselling Assistance provides low cost, access to a Clinical Counsellor for those that would like access to a Clinical Counsellor but could otherwise not afford it. You may qualify for support for up to 6 counselling sessions per year.
The Temporary Emergency Housing program is designed for Whistler and area community members to access safe and temporary housing at no cost based on financial needs, emergency situations and extenuating circumstances.
Temporary Self Isolation
The COVID-19 Temporary Self Isolation Unit Program is a partnership between BC Housing, Vancouver Coastal Health, Whistler Community Services Society and local accommodations. It is intended to provide community members that are directed by public health to isolate due to the COVID-19 pandemic with access to safe, temporary housing. Individuals are asked to contact an Outreach Worker to assess eligibility and for more details.
YOU TALK, WE LISTEN
Harm Reduction Training
Naloxone is a medication that temporarily reverses the effects of an opioid overdose. Naloxone training is available for groups and individuals
Self-care, nutrition, stress & anxiety, substance use, mental health, sexuality. We work with schools to talk with youth, teachers and their caregivers about these topics.
CONNECT WITH OTHERS
Parent Infant Drop-in
Get your questions answered in a supportive environment. Learn from other parents and professionals.
Support to navigate the new normal of parenting through this pandemic. Age-specific groups.
CONNECT WITH OTHERS
Get trained on how to refer to local mental health resources and be a peer support advocate for the community.
YOU ARE NOT ALONE
Pregnancy & Infant Loss
A safe space to share and learn about your experiences.
Prenatal Support Group
Get support to manage the ups and downs during pregnancy and through to your birth journey.
Join other teens for strategies to help manage life and share personal experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic.
GET TO KNOW WHISTLER
FINDING THE BALANCE
A Trauma-Sensitive Restorative Yoga Practice facilitated by a Certified Yoga Teacher.