Community Services Referrals
To connect with social, community and government services in the Lower Mainland, call 211 and speak with an Information and Referral Specialist 24 hours a day, seven days per week. This service is operated by BC211. 211 will connect you to support groups, crisis services, community programs and other helpful resources.
- Qmunity (www.qmunity.ca) BC’s Queer Resource Centre
A community organization with a variety of drop-in groups and services for the LGTBQ+ community. Located in Vancouver, BC.
2.PRISM (604 658 1214)/www.vch.ca/prism
Vancouver Coastal Health’s clinical, education, information and referral service for LGTBQ+ communities.
3. Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre (www.cwhwc.com)
Provides low-barrier wellness services to trans* and gender diverse people.
4. Gendercast: Our Transmasculine Genderqueery (www.gendercast.com)
Podcasts covering a variety of topics related to gender identity and exploration.
5.The Gender Book (www.thegenderbook.com)
The GENDER book is a fun, colorful, community-based resource, which illustrates the beautiful diversity of gender – a gender 101 for anyone and everyone.
6. Vancouver Coastal Health’s Transgender Health Information Program (THiP) – Vancouver: 604-734-1514 or toll-free in BC: 1-866-999-1514 Website: www.transhealth.vch.ca
A BC-wide information hub providing access to information about gender affirming care and supports.