If you feel anxious, or need someone to talk to, the Crisis Line is available 24/7. Help is just a phone call away at 1.888.353.2273 (1.888.353.CARE)

COVID-19 Update: Our team is continuing to deliver the highest level of service possible during the COVID-19 crisis.
For everyone’s health and safety, we request that only those requiring urgent assistance come to our offices.

CENTRAL OKANAGAN

United Against Discrimination

REPORT AN INCIDENT

If you are a victim, or a witness, of racism and discrimination, report the incident. In collaboration with UBCO with the support of UBC CUES fund, KCR Community Resources is collecting data to help develop a community protocol to address racism and discrimination in our communities.

– ACTIVATE CHANGE –

Fill in the report online, email ac.rcknull@detinu or call 250.763.8008 ext 253

kcr.ca is your local
Central Okanagan Connection
to resources, programmes, referrals, information and so much more

How we're making a difference

Impact Report

2019 – 2020

Helping non-profits & volunteers achieve their potential

276,000 resources and services accessed via the Community Information Database; 700+ volunteers connected with 85 organizations at 2 volunteer fairs; 304 NPO staff and volunteers expanded their knowledge and skills; 39 Capacity Building workshops.

Integrating newcomers

1,780 newcomers accessed services to include & connect them with the community; 50 successful mentor matches; 2,621 migrant workers were connected to 82 farms; 160 multi-barriered workers received one-on-one support.

Preparing people for the workforce

5 programs: STEPS, JobConnect, Career Paths, Options 55+ & WorkBC; 355 participants received training & support; 520 employer contacts; 87% of participants found employment.

Strengthening families

6,800+ people received support via the Crisis Line; 3,000 visitors to the Family Hub; 30 children found forever homes; 15 families gained a Family Friend.

Community Services Workshops

Immigrant Services Workshops

Employment Services Workshops

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Calendar of Community Events

A listing of non-profit & free events happening in the Central Okanagan.
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Publications

Download some of our free publications, including the Street Survival Guide, Media Resources Guide & Basic Needs Resource Guide.
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A listing of resources, articles and news about KCR and other nonprofits.
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