Who Are We?

Nechako Valley Community Services Society is a registered non-profit social services agency, established in 1977, that provides support, education and empowerment to individuals and families to enhance independence, confidence and wellness, respecting the diversity within our communities. Funding for our programming is received through several Federal, Provincial, and private organizations and foundations. These include, the Ministry for Children and Family Development (MCFD), Community Living British Columbia (CLBC), BC Housing, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), and the Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General. Our Vision, Mission and Philosphy


Our Programs

NVCSS offers a variety of services designed specifically to help foster growth, health and healing for individuals and families. Our services are deliberate in meeting individuals and families where they are situated, maximizing greater independence, strength and wellness.



NVCSS is fully accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). This accreditation ensures we are meeting internationally developed standards in the provision of quality services and is achieved through an independent, external review to identify strengths and areas for improvement based on objective program expectations and guidelines. This accreditation is further accomplished through integrating a quality framework for business and service delivery.


Seeking Board Members

Nechako Valley Community Services Society (NVCSS) is currently seeking  individuals to join its Board of Directors, with the opportunity to make an important contribution to the strategic direction and governance of the Society.
NVCSS is a vibrant and dynamic non-profit organization that serves the communities of Fraser Lake, Fort St. James and Vanderhoof. Since 1977 NVCSS has engaged in supporting children, youth, adults, and seniors, to promote and support independence and confidence in managing their daily lives while respecting the diversity within our communities.
If you are interested in knowing more about this opportunity or have questions, please contact Craig Smith at craig.smith@northernhealth.ca or 250.567.0929