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.

LGBTQ+ Resources

  1. Qmunity ( 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)/

Vancouver Coastal Health’s clinical, education, information and referral service for LGTBQ+ communities.

3. Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre (

Provides low-barrier wellness services to trans* and gender diverse people.

4. Gendercast:  Our Transmasculine Genderqueery (

Podcasts covering a variety of topics related to gender identity and exploration.

5.The Gender Book (

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:

A BC-wide information hub providing access to information about gender affirming care and supports.