Nechako Valley Community Services Society

Who We Are
Nechako Valley Community Services Society (N.V.C.S.S.) is a registered non-profit society that provides counselling services for children, youth and families in the communities of Vanderhoof and Fort St. James as well as providing service for children and youth two days a week in Fraser Lake.

The Society was established in 1977 and currently has a seven-member board of directors with representation from the three communities that we serve. Our Board members are all professionals or retired professionals who have extensive experience in business and/or social purpose enterprise.

Mission Statement
Nechako Valley Community Services Society is dedicated to collaborating with Government Ministries and Community Based Organizations in supporting children, families and individuals in order to promote independence and confidence in managing their daily lives.

Based on the philosophy and within the resources available to us, the Society will strive to provide and maintain:

  • Programs to include physical, social and emotional assistance and advocacy for children, families and individuals.
  • Programs on the promotion of health including self care, life skills, parenting and wellness.
  • An atmosphere in which the rights of clients and staff to be free from physical, emotional, and sexual abuse will be respected and maintained.
  • A safe working environment with opportunity for personal growth and development, beneficial to the client, the employee and the community.
  • Strict client confidentiality.
  • The inclusion of the client and family in planning of interventions which will respect the clients values and beliefs.
  • An organization which is responsible and fiscally stable.

Learn more about Nechako Valley Community Services

Locations and Contact Information:
157 West Victoria Street
Box 1249
Vanderhoof, British Columbia
V0J 3A0
250-567-9205 Phone
250-567-3939 Fax

Fort St. James
349 Stuart Drive West
Box 1146
Fort St. James, British Columbia
V0J 1P0
250-996-7645 Phone
250-996-7647 Fax

Fraser Lake:
Adult Learning Centre
110 Chowsunket St
Fraser Lake, British Columbia

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