This category is for sites about the history and composition of the local people. It is also for sites about local social-service resources and institutions. Examples include sites for clubs, social-service organizations, disability resources, genealogy, history, personal homepages, activism, politics, religion, and various sub-groups of the population.
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Better Breathers Club of Victoria
Information about people with Chronic Obstructive Pulminary Diseases (COPD) who assist each other through education, mutual encouragement and fellowship.
General information site for bisexuals in Victoria, BC, Canada with peer-run support and social group, news and events.
Boys & Girls Club of Greater Victoria
Dedicated to address the needs of children and youth. Includes details of services, employment and volunteer opportunities, events and publications.
Canadian Club of Victoria
A social club which promotes Canadian unity, identity, heritage, history, and knowledge and understanding of Canadians and others, through a monthly speaker luncheon and special events.
Community Information Database
Searchable listings of societies and organizations in Victoria. Includes history of the project.
The Cridge Centre
A Christian society offering aid and service to children, adults and families. Contains news and events, donations, news and events, contact information, photos and employment.
Danish Social Club of Victoria
Promotes Danish-Canadian culture and is open to all Canadians. Offers newsletter, membership information, activities, photo gallery and information on Danish heritage.
Fire Fighters Burn Fund of Victoria
Supports the prevention and treatment of burn injuries. Offers profile, information on preventing burns, donation information.
Greater Victoria Crime Stoppers
A community, media and police cooperative program, designed to involve the public in the fight against crime. Includes crime of the week, mugshots and FAQ.
Green, Roedy: Canadian Mind Products
Information about ethics, money, religion, politics, and human, animal, and plant rights.
James Bay New Horizons Society
Activity center for the citizens of James Bay and Greater Victoria.
Learning Disabilities Association
South Vancouver Island chapter which educates, supports and advocates for children with learning disabilities and/or attention deficit (hyperactivity) disorder. Features information about courses, workshops and membership.
Mosaic the City
A multi-year series of mosaic art projects aimed at linking communities through participation and creativity.
Oak Bay Sea Rescue Society - CCGA Unit 33
An organization of volunteers providing administrative and fundraising activities in support of Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary Unit 33.
Old Cemeteries Society of Victoria
Unique example of Victorian-era romantic cemeteries in the province of British Columbia.
Royal Canadian Legion Branch #91
Provides information about membership, bylaws, events, and photographs.
Royal Oak Burial Park
The largest municipal cemetery in British Columbia.
Provides a list of adoptable dogs, cats and other animals from local pounds and rescue organizations. Includes events, volunteer opportunities, and photographs.
Victoria Computer Club
Offers courses, newsletter and activities for computer enthusiasts. Includes calendar of events, meeting schedule, location and contacts.
Victoria Edelweiss Club
To preserve the cultural practices of the German speaking immigrants of the Victoria area, and to help integrate them to the Canadian way of life.
Building endowment funds through gifts from visionary donors, the returns of which are returned via grants to non-profit organizations serving a wide range of community needs. Includes board member information, organisation profile, giving information and grant application information.
Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Centre Society
Designed to assist newcomers with every aspect of their adaptation process. Includes staff list as well as information about language, training and settlement services.
Victoria Lapidary and Mineral Society
Open to anyone with an interest in rocks, minerals or the lapidary arts in general. Includes a meeting schedule, events, dues structure, and a location map.
Victoria Men's Centre
Meeting place for men providing support, companionship and brotherhood; includes links and information about related organizations.
Victoria Native Friendship Center
Dedicated to improving the quality of life for Aboriginal people in the Greater Victoria area. Includes a profile, details of programs and services, and contacts.
Victoria Telecommunity Network
A community-based computer network available at no cost to residents and visitors of the Greater Victoria region.
Victoria Women's Transition House
Emergency shelter and counselling for abused women, with or without children. 24-hour crisis line.
VIPIRG - Vancouver Island Public Interest Research Group
A non-profit organization dedicated to research, education, advocacy, and other action in the public interest. Offers publications, campaigns, and a newsletter.
Offers programs to help people gain work experience and skills through volunteering. Lists information about services for agencies, and a database of volunteer opportunities.
Young Parents Support Network
Small, non-profit organization whose mission is to support and empower young parent families. Includes staff directory, list of services and sponsors.
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