Weekly Richmond PRC information round-up 2024

Welcome to the 2024 edition of the Richmond PRC information round-up containing useful weekly news and announcements for low-income residents from service providers, various levels of government and our members.  If you, or someone you know, would like to join the RPRC please browse our site for more information. Monday July 22nd, 2024 Greetings to … Read more

Join dialogue on future of Canada Disability Benefit

The Richmond Centre for Disability and The Richmond Poverty Reduction Coalition are co-hosting a virtual event to discuss the Canada Disability Benefit (CDB). Register by July 30 for this Zoom dialogue on July 31 at 5 p.m. where experts will discuss and answer questions about the future of the CDB. With your input we hope to … Read more

Check out Richmond Community Services Connectors Program

Are you a Richmond resident with a lower income looking for services or support? Drop by the Living Room at Ironwood Library every Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. to chat with a Community Services Connector. Community Service Connectors have experience navigating social service and government systems, and can help you find information about: Social … Read more

Join the fourth Snacks and Facts session on May 28

The City of Richmond and Richmond Public Library will be offering its fourth Snacks & Facts session on Tuesday, May 28 from 2:00 – 4:00pm at Ironwood Library, as part of the new Community Services Connectors Pilot Program. This session will focus on renters’ rights and housing navigation supports, like tenancy law and advocacy, and … Read more

Join the third Snacks and Facts session on April 30

The City of Richmond and Richmond Public Library will be offering its third Snacks & Facts session on Tuesday, April 30 from 2:00 – 4:00pm at Ironwood Library, as part of the new Community Services Connectors Pilot Program. This session will focus on employment resources and services, such as career exploration and skills upgrading to … Read more

Next Richmond Community Services Pop Up is on April 11

Reminder! Tomorrow (April 11) is Richmond’s next free monthly Community Services Pop Up at Brighouse Library from 3 to 5 pm. Drop by and meet local organizations who can help residents with lower fixed incomes get connected to: ✅ Affordable rental housing information ✅ Family resources ✅ Newcomer supports ✅ Disability supports ✅ Mental health … Read more