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Temporary Shelters

Temporary shelters (TS) may operate for 12 months or more in order to meet community need.
Winter shelters (WS)  are vailable during the winter season (November to March), generally operating overnight.
 
Community Shelter Type Shelter Provider Address Beds Anticipated Closing Date
100 Mile House WS CMHA - South Cariboo Branch To be directed to site, please come to 555B South Cedar Ave 10 TBD
Abbotsford TS Lookout Housing and Health Society 1640 Riverside Rd 40 TBD
Chilliwack TS The Salvation Army 45746 Yale Rd 30 TBD
Coquitlam
(Also serves Port Coquitlam and Port Moody)
WS Raincity Housing and Support Society 3030 Gordon Ave 30 March
Cranbrook WS The Salvation Army 533 Slater Rd 24 TBD
Grand Forks
(Also serves Christina Lake, Greenwood, Midway, Rock Creek, Beaverdell and Bridesville)
WS Boundary Emergency and Transition Housing Society 7212 Riverside Dr 7 TBD
Kamloops WS CMHA - Kamloops Branch 271 W Victoria St 25 TBD
Kelowna TS Inn From the Cold - Kelowna 1157 Sutherland Ave 35 March 31, 2018
Merritt  WS Nicola Valley Shelter and Support Society 2038 Nicola Ave 10 TBD
Nelson WS Nelson CARES Society 816 Vernon St 6 TBD
Penticton WS The Salvation Army 123 Nanaimo Ave E 8 TBD
Penticton WS The Salvation Army To be directed to site, please come to 123 Nanaimo Ave E 18 TBD
Salmon Arm WS The Salvation Army 441 3rd St SW 12 TBD
Salt Spring Island WS Salt Spring and Southern Gulf Islands Community Services Society 268 Fulford-Ganges Rd 30 March 31, 2018
Sechelt
(Also serves Langdale, Egmont, Sechelt, Gibson, Port Mellon and Pender Harbour)
TS RainCity Housing and Support Society 5838 Barnacle St 15 TBD
Surrey TS Surrey Urban Mission 10776 King George Blvd 30 March 31, 2018
Surrey TS Lookout Housing and Health Society 10666 City Park Way 40 TBD
Surrey TS Lookout Housing and Health Society 14716-104 Ave 40 March 31, 2018
Surrey TS Lookout Housing and Health Society 10677 Whalley Blvd 40 TBD
Trail
(Also serves Fruitvale, Montrose, Rossland, Warfield, Area 'A' Beaver Valley and Area 'B' the Columbia River Communities)
WS Trail Association for Community Living 1458 Bay Ave 6 TBD
Vancouver WS Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Vancouver 828 Cambie St 24 March
Vancouver WS The Salvation Army 119 E Cordova St 40 March
Vancouver WS City of Vancouver 609 Helmcken St 30 March
Vancouver WS Community Builders 1060 Howe St 30 March
Vancouver WS The Salvation Army 119 E Cordova St 40 March
Vancouver WS The Salvation Army 134 E Cordova St 30 March
Vancouver WS RainCity Housing and Support Society 1648 East 1st Ave 40 March
Vancouver WS RainCity Housing and Support Society 1401 Hornby St 40 March
Vancouver WS Atira Women's Resource Society 131 Dunlevy Ave 16 March
Vancouver
(Ages 19-24 only)
WS Family Services of Greater Vancouver - Directions Youth Services 1138 Burrard St 12 March
Vernon TS The John Howard Society of the North Okanagan/Kootenay Region 2307-43 St 10 TBD
Vernon TS The John Howard Society of the North Okanagan/Kootenay Region 2800 33rd St 10 TBD
Victoria WS Beacon Community Association 1450 Elford St 30 TBD
Victoria TS Our Place Society 932 Balmoral Rd 55 March 31, 2018
Victoria  TS PHS Community Services Society 2915 Douglas St  50 TBD
Victoria WS Victoria Cool Aid 755 Pandora Ave 40 TBD