Partner Organizations

BC Healthy Communities works with a range of partner organizations on a wide variety of collaborative initiatives.  Our collaborations are based on common values and principles.

Examples of some of our past and present partnerships include:

Ministry of Health

Partnership for the coordination and management of the PlanH program for local governments and health authorities as well as for our Municipal Alcohol Program.

Partnership with the Seniors’ Health Promotion Directorate to oversee and coordinate the Age Friendly Community Recognition Award.

Healthy Families BC

In partnership with Healthy Families BC- Communities, we provide the PlanH program.

Seniors Health Promotion Directorate

Age Friendly BC, Seniors and Healthy Aging.

Northern Health Authority

Partnership for development and delivery of our Citizens Series Webinars. 

The Eldercare Foundation

Partnership around intergenerational and seniors healthy aging capacity building and communities engagement.

The Union of BC Municipalities

BCHC's adminstrative host between 2005 - 2012. Ongoing partnership to support Local Government Healthy Communities Initiatives.

Vancouver Coastal Health

Vancouver Coastal region partner in PlanH program.

Provincial Health Services Authority

Partnered for the Healthy Families BC Community Consultations and the Community Food Action Initiative

McConnell Foudation/Innoweave

Partnership to deliver series of Collective Impact workshops.

Interior Health Authority

Interior region partner in our PlanH program.

Fraser Health Authority

Fraser region partner in our PlanH program.

BC Alliance for Healthy Living

Community Capacity Building Strategy led by the Canadian Cancer Society.

BC Housing

Tenant Engagement Strategy for housing energy efficiency.

Climate Action Secretariat

Climate Action workshops for local governments and communities across BC.

Columbia Basin Trust

Youth Engagement Strategies and Workshops for Columbia Basin.

Community Energy Association

Developed and delivered Climate Action Bootcamps for Local Governments

Fraser Basin Council -Smart Planning for Communities

We have a joint agreement that supports a Regional Facilitator for Vancouver Island.  

Island Health Authority

Vancouver Island region partner in PlanH program.

Public Health Agency of BC (PHABC)

The Public Health Association of BC is a voluntary, non-profit, non-government, member driven organization that provides leadership to promote health, well-being and social equity. We fulfill our mission through advocacy, collaboration, education and research. 


Capacity building opportunities and planning processes, evaluation and support for multiculturalism, business development and inclusion and diversity.

The City of Victoria

BCHC has worked in partnership for several years with the City of Victoria to coordinate the City of Victoria Youth Council.

The McConnell Foundation

The McConnell Foundation is a private Canadian foundation that develops and applies innovative approaches to social, cultural, economic and environmental challenges. We do so through granting and investing, capacity buildingconvening, and co-creationwith grantees, partners and the public. 

BC Healthy Communities has partnered with the McConnell Foundation to deliver the Innoweave Collective Impact module.

United Way of the Lower Mainland

United Way works with local agencies, governments and donors like you to build our vision of a healthy, caring, inclusive community.