Community Connections Workers:
David Karema, Jhay Norte, Johanne Starr, Nathan Stein, Josiah Stanton-Brooks
Shelter Support Workers:
Daniel Zahara, Kathy Shantz
The CCW and SSW staff team are available 13 hours a day to provide advocacy, care and support to the community. The team is located inside the SUMS building but will also venture into the outlying areas to assist those in need. Services include:
BC Housing Support
Income Assistance Applications
Rental Subsidies and Housing Loss Prevention
Government Issued ID acquisition and replacement
Detox and treatment Centres
Fraser Health Services
Numerous other community resources and agencies
Monday to Friday 7:00am-8:00pm
Nurse run clinic.
Medical Services Coordinator:
Tanya Drinkwater, RN
We are so blessed to be able to partner with an amazing nursing team from Village Church. This team changes dressings, makes referrals, administers vaccinations, and assess many of the most vulnerable inthe community. Once a month they are accompanied by Dr. Borg, who follows up with our guests and ensures that they are receiving proper medical attention.
If in need of these services the clinic operates on a first-come first-serve basis at our location.
Every Tuesday 11:00am-1:00pm
Counselling Services Coordinator:
Stephanie Clark, DPC
Each Thursday a volunteer counselor from Village church meets with guests at appointed times to provide care and counselling.
Every Thursday 10:00am-1:00pm
Income Tax Filing
Need assistance filing your income tax? Our bookkeeper, Mary Keller, will gladly help you out. Please call ahead to make an appointment.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Pet food and clothing.
During the lunch hour on Monday, Wednesday and Friday dedicated volunteers and staff hand out donated clothing, toiletries, pet food and supplies.
If you are wanting to donate toiletries or gently used Men’s and Women’s clothing and shoes we will gladly accept them. We are always in need of, underwear, socks, jeans, and larger sized Men’s shoes.
Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 11:30am-1:00pm
Monday to Friday: 9:00am-5:00pm