In Your Community

Communities in British Columbia are increasingly becoming more culturally, racially and linguistically diverse, highlighting the importance of promoting inclusive communities that foster respect for everyone.

For information on the B.C. Hate Crimes Team or the Provincial Nesika Awards, please click on the links in the left hand menu.

Click on a community on the map below to get information about local service providers, current EmbraceBC funded initiatives, completed project highlights and success stories.

Chilliwack Abbotsford Victoria Duncan Galiano Island Nanaimo Courtenay Campbell River Massett Prince Rupert Terrace Smithers Prince George Quesnel Kamloops Vernon Kelowna Cranbrook Vancouver Burnaby Richmond New Westminster Surrey Langley

An Organizing Against Racism and Hate (OARH) network has been created in six regions: Vancouver Island, Fraser Valley, Okanagan, Kootenay, East North, and West North. These six regions plan to hold six youth forums in the following communities: Port Alberni, Abbotsford, Kelowna, Cranbrook, Prince George and Terrace.