Community stories & examples

Photo of community members at a fire public education workshop in North Vancouver.

Connect & Prepare in action in North Vancouver

Read the North Vancouver Connect & Prepare Learning Report! Connect & Prepare was brought to three buildings in North Vancouver in 2022-23, through a partnership involving BRN and North Shore Community Resources, Silver Harbour Centre, Lionsview Seniors’ Planning, North Shore Emergency Management, and the City of North Vancouver’s Planning Department.

The Prepare for Heat Guide cover page floats in the foreground with a cooling centre sign in Vancouver in the background.

Are you and your neighbours safely connected and prepared for extreme heat? Try out our new neighbour-to-neighbour guide

Building Resilient Neighbourhoods (BRN), in collaboration with Hey Neighbour Collective, has published a new, free guide called Prepare Together for Extreme Heat.

Two people stand at the front of the room at a Connect and Prepare event!

Share your stories, tell us your experiences!

Do you know of a group of neighbours, large or small, who assist, support, or look out for each other? Have you seen examples of neighbours helping neighbours either in…