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Be active, learn & connect

NVRC provides great ways for youth to be active, learn new things and connect with others through various drop-in activities at youth centres, registered programs, drop-in sports and volunteering opportunities.

NVRC works together with local community organizations, Capilano Community Services,  Parkgate Community Services and North Shore Neighbourhood House, who offer youth outreach, variety of programs, events and activities for pre-teens and youth across North Vancouver.

From drop-in activities at youth centres and connections with youth outreach workers to drop-in sports and volunteering, NVRC provides great ways for youth to be active, learn new things and connect with others.

Youth Programs

NVRC offers a number of drop-in and registered sports, personal development and arts programs for youth aged 10 to 18 years.

Youth Centres

Come hang out with us!

Looking for a safe, relaxed place to gather with friends and make new friends? Drop-in for FREE  at one of the youth centres operated by NVRC or one of our partners. Hang out and play games like foosball, table tennis and more, or join some of our planned activities. There are separate times for pre-teens and teens - check out youth centre hours below. 

Youth Leadership Committee

NVRC is looking for passionate and dynamic young leaders to join our youth leadership committee!

Are you an eager person looking to make a positive impact in your community? This is your chance to be a driving force behind exciting initiatives that help shape the cultural and recreational landscape of youth activities in North Vancouver. Volunteer hours, leadership skills and empowering other youth are just some of the benefits that come along with joining.  As a member of our youth leadership committee, you will collaborate with like-minded youth to brainstorm and implement innovative ideas. From organizing events to championing causes that matter, You'll play a pivotal role in a team that's changing the future of recreation for years to come. Interested in joining the committee? Complete the application form and email it to

Youth Outreach Services

Available almost anywhere, almost anytime

When you need someone to talk to, youth outreach workers are there. Youth outreach workers will meet you almost anywhere, almost anytime. 

Youth outreach workers from North Shore Neighbourhood House, Parkgate Community Services and Capilano Community Services can help you:

  • Work through problems
  • Take charge of your life
  • Accomplish your dreams
  • Learn skills to help you at school, work and home.

When you don't know where to turn, give them a call.