Our Affiliations and Memberships

To successfully achieve our vision and mission, Nelson Community Services works in close collaboration with many other local, regional and provincial partners. NCS staff participate in a variety of local committees and community development initiatives.
Among our many partners and collaborators are:
The City of Nelson
IHA (Mental Health and Substance Use)
Kootenay Career Development Society
Kootenai Art Therapy Institute
Ministry of Children and Family
Nelson at its best
Nelson Food Cupboard Society

Nelson Police Department
Nelson Women’s Centre
Our Daily Bread
Salvation Army, Nelson
School District #8


Nelson Community Services maintains memberships with a variety of local and provincial organizations as a way to remain aware of issues impacting the social services sector and to positively influence social policy and social change.
NCS holds current memberships with the following organizations:
BC Non-Profit Housing Association
BC Society of Transition Houses
BoardVoice Society
Community Social Services Employers’ Association
Shelter Net BC
Ending Violence Association of BC
Federation of Community Social Services of BC
Kootenay Boundary Community Services Cooperative
Nelson Chamber of Commerce
Women’s Shelters Canada