A Neighbourhood House is a volunteer driven community based social service agency that provides programs and services in response to identified community needs. It is a place in the community that provides a warm and welcoming environment for people young and old from diverse backgrounds. Neighbourhood Houses are worldwide and have been in the Lower Mainland for over 100 years. Neighbourhood Houses are very popular in Vancouver where ten well-established houses are meeting the needs of their communities.
The Burnaby Neighbourhood is the first Neighbourhood House to be Established in Burnaby.
Our mission is to make our neighbourhood a better place to live.
Our goal is to enable people to enhance their lives and strengthen their community.
Our challenge is to work with our community to develop innovative programs and services that meet the changing needs of a diverse population.