The Society, based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, has been in operation since 1972 and currently serves some 150 clients. Our purpose is to develop housing with programs that support our clients values, goals and objectives. Operational funding comes from contracts with the Ministry of Children & Families, the Ministry of Health and Community Living B.C.
To provide innovative opportunities for persons with disabilities to maximize their independence and inclusion in the community.
A community where all persons with disabilities have accessible housing, quality care and supportive programs.
ValuesOur core value is to put the needs, safety concerns, and outcomes of our clients first. In living this value, VRS is guided by our commitment to:
- The Respect, Dignity, and Worth of the Person
- Importance of Human Relationships
- Advocacy and Inclusion
(on behalf of persons with physical and/or developmental disabilities)
- Competence and Professionalism
(in the delivery of services to clients)
- Exceptional Quality Service