Youth Outreach - Nelson

Assists local youth aged 13 -19 with making positive life changes and strengthening their connections to the community, school, family, and friends.

Offers safe, confidential services including:

  • Re-integration/connection to educational institutions
  • Supportive counselling and crisis intervention
  • Information and strategies for decision-making
  • Harm reduction
  • Short and long-term shelter
  • The provision of food and personal items that help youth meet their basic needs
  • Referrals to other services
  • And, when needed, a physical presence/support to help facilitate and encourage youth to access important community resources.

Program is welcoming, flexible, and non-judgmental and reflects each youth’s personal growth, strengths, and individual lifestyle.

Address / Contact Info

Nelson Community Services (NCS)
201 - 518 Lake Street Nelson, BCV1L 4C6

Phone Numbers

Office : (250) 352-3504
Fax : (250) 352-3750

Hours of Operation

Office: Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 12 noon; 1 to 4:30pm

Service Details

Languages spoken: English

Web Links

Location Map

This program was last updated on 26 Jan 2018.