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Read stories about Central City Foundation grants for health services, drug treatment, confidence, self-esteem.

Neighbourocity News

We Build Hope with Health & Wellbeing
Read stories about Central City Foundation grants for health services, drug treatment, confidence, self-esteem.

Building healthy habits helps in long-term addiction recovery

Building healthy habits helps in long-term addiction recovery Central City Foundation believes in investing in community-led programs like Pacifica Treatment Centre’s new daily exercise program. Through exercise clients at Pacifica are creating healthy habits that can...

A space for cultural healing at BC Women’s

    The Indigenous Outdoor Sacred Healing Space at BC Women's Hospital gives women and families a place to heal.   Elder Roberta Price spoke fluent Halkomelem up until the age of six when she was sent to residential school and taught to forget her...

A new home for DEWY North

“Central City Foundation trusted us that we would know what was going to work for young people.”  Alex Dykstra sees youth from all backgrounds and situations come through the doors of the Day, Evening, Weekend Youth (DEWY) drop-in centre in Coquitlam. Some are...

Phil Bouvier Family Centre gets an upgrade

Central City Foundation donors support Vancouver Indigenous families through funding a major renovation of Phil Bouvier Family Centre. Cindy Pete has dedicated her life to helping Indigenous families raise healthy and happy children. She is an infant...

Lu’ma Medical Clinic provides Indigenous-centred health care

For many Indigenous residents of Vancouver, good, consistent health care is not easy to find. That’s why Lu’ma Native Housing Society decided to bring healthcare to their community by opening the Lu’ma Medical Centre, to provide medical service by...