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 Centres

Come Hang Out With Us!

Looking for a safe, relaxed place to hang out?

Drop in to your local Youth Centre for FREE. You can meet friends there, play games (Nintendo, PS2, basketball, pool, fooz ball and more), or join in some of our planned activities. Looking for something different to do? Find out about our programs and drop-in activities. Just check out the list of Youth Centres below for locations and hours.  Some Youth Centres also have pre-teen only nights - check them out!

NVRC Operated Youth Centre Drop-In & Activity Schedule
Location Day / Hours Contact

Delbrook Youth Centre

Delbrook Community Recreation Centre
851 West Queens

Fooseball, air hockey, video and board games, music, food and much more!

Summer - June 29 - August 25                       

Sunday to Thursday - Closed 

Fri  3:45pm - 10:00pm (11 - 18yrs) - Natasha, Andrew & Paul

Sat 5:00pm - 10:00pm (11 - 18yrs) - Natasha & Paul

* Closed on Saturday, September 1st

View the activity schedule for July

or 604-983-6543
Lonsdale Youth Lounge 
Harry Jerome Centre
123 East 23rd Street

A place to drop in, hang out and have fun! A variety of activities offered such as arts, science experiments, gym activities, videogames, pool table, ping pong and more! Free drop-in includes free snacks!

Tue 6:00 - 9:00pm (grades 5-10)
Thu 6:00 - 9:00pm (grades 5-10)
Fri  6:00 - 9:30pm (grades 7-12)

View the activity schedule for July

Youth Centre Office: 604-983-6407
Front Desk: 604-983-6402
Service Partner Youth Centre Drop-In & Activity Schedule
Location Day / Hours Contact
John Braithwaite Youth Centre
145 West 1st Street

Mon - Closed

Tue - 3:00pm - 5:00pm - Pre-teen Drop-in &  6:00pm - 9:00pm Youth Centre

Wed - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Thu - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Fri - 6:00pm - 10:00pm - Movies, music and games night / 7:00pm - 10:00pm Free basketball drop-in

Sat - 6:00pm - 10:00pm - Youth Centre / 7:00pm - 10:00pm Free basketball drop-in

Sun - Closed

Lynn Valley Centre
3590 Mountain Hwy.
Pre-teen Drop-in
Wed 3:00 - 5:00 pm (school year only)
Talisa 604-258-8775
North Shore Neighbourhood House
225 E 2nd Street
Pre-teen Clubhouse 10-12yrs
Fri  7:00 - 9:00 pm

Norvan Boys & Girls Club
800 Forsman Avenue

Tu / Th 6:00 - 9:00 pm (grade 5 - 7)
Fri   6:00 - 10:00pm (grade 8 - 12)  website


Parkgate Youth Centre
3625 Banff Court


Visit website for complete schedule* 604-983-6358
Seycove Youth Centre
1204 Caledonia Avenue
Tuesday and Thursday school lunch hour drop-in (Sept to June) 604-903-3666 ext.276
Youth Programs, Events & Drop-in Activities

Together with our partners, we offer a variety of programs, events and activities for pre-teens and youth.  Visit Parkgate Community Service Society's website and North Shore Neighbourhood House's website for more information.

If you're into sports, Harry Jerome Centre has a basketball drop-in session at Mickey McDougall for youth on Fridays from 10:00pm - 12:00 am and Sundays from 9:00 - 11:00pm.

Check out the Youth section of our Leisure Guide for more information on the sports, arts and personal development programs for youth aged 10 to 18 that we offer. Pick up a Leisure Guide today or search online in eReg.

Youth Outreach Services

Available Almost Anywhere, 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 Society 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 us a call...

Youth Outreach Workers
Name   Phone Email

Capilano/Norgate/Delbrook (Capilano Community Services)

D.J. H.   604-417-7095 email
Kelsey P.   604-417-5474 email
Tristan C.   604-418-3525 email

City of North Vancouver Youth Outreach Workers (North Shore Neighbourhood House)

Ayesha S. Family Support Worker - Young Parents Program 604-258-8539 email
Chris Z.   604-258-8765 email
Dave H. Youth Services Manager 604-987-8138 email
TBA   604-258-8325  
TBA   604-258-8775  
Kyla S.  


Kyle M. Youth Centre Coordinator 604868-7065 email
Priya B. Pre-teen Outreach 604-258-8750 email

Deep Cove/Seymour (Parkgate Community Services)

Dale  Youth Services Supervisor 604-783-8053 email
Erika   778-882-2566  
Marionne F.   778-885-9583 email
Natasha Youth Centre Coordinator 604-783-5754  
Simon R.   778-882-2566 email