We offer our most vulnerable citizens a place to call their own, where we live, share and grow together.
About OUR PLACE SOCIETY
Our Place is a esssential service provider in Victoria BC providing many things to the people who visit our building. We offer transitional housing and a hand up to the men and women who inhabit our 45 residential rooms. Our dining room and nutrition bar serve over 1,100 nutritious meals free of charge five days a week; while our drop-in centre offers a multitude of programs as well as being a place of welcome.
We also offer Next Steps Employment Program, transitional housing, shelter beds and seasonal shelters.
New Roads: Therapeutic Recovery Community (TRC)
Established Oct.2018, the TRC is a 2-year program that offers a strengths-based community approach to recovery in which individuals have the opportunity to receive education regarding the disease of addiction and the supports to conquer the factors that are limiting their ability to achieve a full recovery.
What People Are Saying
"Our Place is ranked #57 out of 84,000 charities by MacLean's Magazine. "We assessed how hundreds of Canada’s major charities compare on two key criteria: what they do with each donated dollar, and how transparent they are about it.""
— MacLean's Magazine, Read More
"“With Outreach Workers who are also trained Paramedics on site, we can respond to an opioid overdose immediately and save that person’s life.” "
— Grant McKenzie, Director of Communications, Read More