PHS Community Services Society, a non-profit based in Vancouver, Canada.

Our goal is to provide housing, service and advocacy to those poorly served in Vancouver, BC’s Downtown Eastside and in Victoria, BC.

Our Core Community Activities

Housing

Every night the PHS provides shelter and home to thousands of community members, whether it is in an emergency shelter bed, a converted hotel or a purpose built social housing building. Learn more…

Services

Services offered by the PHS are focused on the residents and their specialized needs. We aim to develop flexible, relevant and effective services for the people in the community we care about. Learn more…

Advocacy

Responding to human suffering and community need by amplifying silenced voices towards social inclusion and social change. Learn more…

Blog

Welcome to M. Mitchell Place!

We’ve opened our second temporary modular housing facility, M. Mitchell Place, on 2132 Ash Street! M. Mitchell place is a continuation of the B.C. government’s commitment to build 600 homes to house Metro Vancouver’s street and shelter homeless population. To... read more

Our Mission

PHS Community Services Society strives to develop, maintain and promote affordable housing for individuals who are poorly served elsewhere in the community due to their physical health, mental health, behavioural issues, substance dependencies, forensic history, and for those who are homeless. All of our operations aim to foster a sense of community, encouraging members to accept and support one another while empowering them to determine their own course of recovery.

Learn more about Our Mission and Our Approach.