The Helping Hands program provides intensive and immediate responses to individuals who are unable to meet their basic living needs and/or are at risk of homelessness.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, there are modifications to this service. Please contact PWC for more information.
The Helping Hands service provides intensive and immediate responses to individuals in Peachland who are unable to meet their basic living needs and/or are at risk of homelessness. People are assessed by the Services Coordinator to determine their short-term and long-term needs. This may include access to food, clothing, or shelter and assistance with accessing benefit programs and other external resources.
Immediate assistance may be provided with the issuance of a BC Transit Ticket(s), Petro Canada Gas Card, IGA Card, or referral to the Peachland Food Bank.
This service is not designed to replace any medical or health professional services.
Who do I contact for help?
Contact one of our Services Coordinators at (250)767-0141. Your identity and information will remain confidential.
How can I donate to this service?
Donations to support this much needed service are greatly appreciated. Go to the PWC donation page, or arrange for E-transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also call PWC and make arrangements to drop off your cheque or cash.