We are here to listen and to guide you in the right direction to overcome the barriers that you are facing. We can link you to resources in the community and, if we can’t help you, we can tell you who can.
We have a Legal Advocate here to help you with your legal questions. We can help with tenancy disputes, family law, poverty law, tribunals, hearings etc. If you need advice on a legal problem, we can help.
We can provide you with information about Disability services in the area as well as help you through the process of applying for Disability (PWD). A specially trained disability advocate is here to help you.
The Penticton & Area Access Society has been providing advocacy and support for people in need for over 30 years. We often get referrals from other agencies for people who have “fallen through the cracks” of conventional aid.
In the South Okanagan Similkameen area we encourage you to visit the SOS Let’s Talk directory for a full list of local support groups and services available to everyone living in the region.