People and community

Read the descriptions of people and community civic agencies

Children, Youth and Families Advisory Committee

Advises Council and staff on matters that relate to children, youth, and families.

Cultural Communities Advisory Committee

Supports diversity and inclusion alongside other agencies, the public, and multicultural groups.

Election Task Force

Makes recommendations to Council concerning the delivery of municipal elections in the city of Vancouver.

LGBTQ2+ Advisory Committee

Supports Vancouver’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer communities.

Persons with Disabilities Advisory Committee

Identifies barriers and solutions for full participation in city life for those with disabilities.

Renters Advisory Committee

Advises Council on strategic City priorities relating to renters and on enhancing access and inclusion for renters in developing City policy and civic life. Monitors and responds to the impacts of provincial and federal legislation affecting tenants.

Seniors' Advisory Committee

Identifies barriers to, and solutions for, full participation in city life for seniors.

Trans, Gender Diverse and Two-Spirit Inclusion Advisory Committee

Works to create safe, inclusive, and welcoming spaces for trans, gender diverse and Two-Spirit individuals.

Urban Indigenous Peoples' Advisory Committee

Acts as a catalyst to developments for Indigenous Peoples in Vancouver, and advises and supports the City.

Vancouver Food Policy Council

Advises City Council and staff on improving food sustainability in Vancouver, including program and policy changes to improve the local food system.

VFRS Advisory Committee

Advises the Fire Chief on matters related to the development of policy, operations and future directions of the Vancouver Fire & Rescue Services (VFRS).

Women's Advisory Committee

Works with City Council and staff to implement the Gender Equality Strategy.

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