About Us

The Salvation Army Harbour Light Centre is a multi-component ministry with over 180 employees. Harbour Light has been serving Vancouver's Downtown Eastside Community for over 60 years.About-us-collage2

Our primary goal is to reach out to hurting people on the street with the underlying objective of helping them become productive, contributing citizens within the community.

Harbour Light offers a continuum of care that includes:

• Daily community meals
• Emergency Shelters
• Detox Unit
• Addiction Stabilization & Treatment Program
• Community Residential Facility
• Affordable Housing
• Volunteer Work Experience Program, a Learning Centre, and other educational and skill-building programs
• Anchor of Hope Community Church
• Chaplaincy and Pastoral Care
• And much, much more...

The Salvation Army Harbour Light Centre is in the business of saving lives and has helped thousands of people help themselves.

Identity and Mission Statements


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