Building Safer Communities Program Grants

BSCP Youth Engagement Project Grants are currently closed for the season. Check back at the end of 2024 for updates.

The Youth Safety and Violence Prevention (YSVP) Strategy (10.3 MB) goals include:

  • Enhancing the safety and well-being of youth in Vancouver
  • Addressing the root causes of youth violence
  • Identifying community responses that effectively prevent violence occurrence and recurrence

Building Safer Communities Program (BSCP) Grants support the implementation of the focus areas and priorities included in the Youth Safety and Violence Prevention (YSVP) Strategy. 

Grants

We offer 2 grant streams to support community-based organizations: 

  1. BSCP Organizational and Youth Sector Capacity-building Project Grants support non-profit agencies to improve their ability to deliver youth violence prevention programs.
  2. BSCP Youth Engagement Project Grants support youth-led projects that increase a sense of safety and belonging among Vancouver youth.

Contact us

Social Policy Grants
604-873-7005
socialpolicygrants@vancouver.ca

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