Community Programs

Kits House is all about community! We offer ever changing programs to suit Kitsilano’s need at the time. See what we have going on below. Note some programs may currently be inactive but could come back on popular demand – if you see a program you’re interested in but is not currently active, let us know! To learn more about the community programs we offer please see below.

Counselling Sessions (Online)

Kits House will be hosting counselling sessions by counselors who are completing their Master's Degree. For Kits Members only. Book your appointment today!

Covid-19 Financial Webinar Series (Online)

Kits House will be hosting a financial webinar series, for those experiencing financial struggles. Book your appointment today!

 

Expressive Art Therapy for All Ages (Online)

Kits House will be hosting a financial webinar series, for those experiencing financial struggles. Book your appointment today!

 

Men's Monday Meet Ups (Online)

Come hang out with other guys to discuss work/life/financial stability solutions.

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (Online)

Learn the practice of mindfulness and navigate life with more ease in this eight week program facilitated by registered psychologist Dr Yaari Dyer.

 

 

 

 

Kits House Book Club

Book Club host Pam White suggests a good read each month followed by a discussion at the monthly Kits House Book Club

Neighbourhood Small Grants

The 2019 Neighbourhood Small Grants (NSG) and Greenest City Grant (GCG) applications are now closed.

The 2020 grant cycle will open Tuesday, February 11 and close Monday, April 6, 2020. Project Leaders are encouraged to submit their applications well in advance of the deadline. This will allow the Neighbourhood Grants Committee and Coordinator time to sort out any problems or hiccups with applications prior to final decisions being made.

Theatre at a Distance

Theatre at a Distance is a community theatre workshop where individuals can learn and practice the craft of theatre while exploring and re-creating the world we see and the world we want.

Multicultural Crochet Meetups

Come join us at Kits House to learn create and have fun during our Multicultural Crochet Meetups!

Multicultural Tea Ceremony

Kits House will be hosting 10 mutlicultural tea ceremonies, hosted by volunteer facilitators, each session will spotlight a different cultural tea ceremony.

Sing-A-Long

Spend a magical time singing your favourite songs with Earle Peach. Request favourites, learn new ones, harmonize or just trill along with good ole' fashioned fun

Westside Community Food Market

The Westside Community Food Market is a weekly market in the heart of Kitsilano, brought to you by Kitsilano Neighbourhood House & the Society Promoting Environmental Conservation (SPEC).

Car Seat Safety Checks

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Book a one-on-one car seat check with one of the Kits House BCAA certified Car Seat Educators.

 

Computer Tutorials

Book an appointment to spend an hour with a volunteer computer tutor and learn the basics for operating your  computer, laptop, or tablet! Learn how to use email, access the internet, manage your photos, social media, and more!

Income Tax Clinics

The Income Tax Clinics at Kits House help taxpayers with a modest income and a simple tax solution. If you need help with your taxes click on the button below to read more about the program and see if you qualify for the program.

 

 

 

 

Introduction to Sewing

Learn basic sewing skills in a welcoming atmosphere.

Kids Up Front

Take your kids to the latest sporting, art & culture, and recreation events without breaking your budget!

Knitting Circles

Knit together with your neighbours to make hats, scarves, socks, and sweaters for the homeless. Beginners welcome!