Advocacy

Access Pro Bono
(For appointments province–wide)
604-878-7400
Toll Free: 1-877-762-6664
Access Society
(Formerly Penticton & Area Women’s Centre)
Legal Advocacy and Access Pro Bono
250-493-6822
Toll Free: 1-866-493-6822
BC Civil Liberties Association 1-604-687-2919
BC Coalition of People with Disabilities
Vancouver
604-872-1278
Toll Free: 1-800-663-1278
TTY: 604-875-8835
BC Human Rights Coalition 1-877-689-8474
BC Public Interest Advocacy Centre 604-687-3063
Community Legal Assistance Society 604-685-3425
Toll Free: 1-888-685-6222
Canadian Mental Health Association
Penticton
778-476-5715
Homeless Outreach Program 250-490-0613 EXT202
John Howard Society
Kelowna
250-763-1331
Lawyer Referral Service 1-800-663-1919
Legal Aid
Penticton
250-493-7164
Legal Services Society http://www.lss.bc.ca
1-866-577-2525
Mental Health Advocate (Interior Health) 250-770-2284
Mosaic North
Vancouver
604-254-9626
Okanagan Advocacy & Resource Society (OARS) 1-250-979-0201
Ooknakane Friendship Centre 250-490-3504
PovNet www.povnet.org
Senior’s Wellness
Penticton (contact Tues-Thurs 9-4)
250-487-7455
1-877-364-2345
The Gateway Resource Centre
Drop-in Wed 9:30am -12:00pm
Behind St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
250-492-8304
United Church Summerland
Advocacy Resource Centre
250-494-1514
Unity House 250-493-6327

Community Resources – Free and Low Cost  – Advocacy information was researched and confirmed in April 2013. Contact us if you have an update to this information.