Neighbourhood houses value diversity, welcome newcomers, encourage leadership, and connect people to create positive change.

As a result, each one is brimming with untold stories about people, and about community-building.

Contact us for stories from your local neighbourhood house, or to learn more about our research.

In the News

The Lynda Steele Show: Neighbourhood House Week

May 1, 2018: In honour of Neighbourhood House Week, CKNW’s Lynda Steele speaks with Deb Bryant, CEO of the Association of Neigbhourhood Houses of BC (ANHBC), about how neighbourhood houses fight social isolation.

Listen now.

Good Neighbours Award Media Release

GNA 2017

History of Neighbourhood Houses and the UWLM

Learn more about this long-standing partnership

Good Neighbours Award Winners

Meet the Good Neighbours of 2017

BC Award Winner Sean Lauer

Sean Lauer recognized for neighbouhood house study


Syrian refugees give back to Vancouver community through food

Vancouver Courier

Syrian refugees cook thank-you dinner at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House

Georgia Straight

United Way–funded neighbourhood houses build strong communities across Metro Vancouver

Media Contact

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