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Community Resources, Social Services & Nonprofit Sector (Vancouver)

This guide offers residents of Vancouver a community resource hub. How to get help and from whom, as well as how to start, run, and manage a nonprofit organization is included.

Community Recycling Resources

The City of Vancouver has a robust recycling and composting system. Paper, newsprint and containers can be recycled in residential blue boxes and kitchen scraps and yard waste in green bins. But for items like furniture, appliances, electronics, light bulbs, batteries and all the other stuff we acquire in life you need to look further for specialized recycling facilities.

General Recycling Resources

Recycling Household Goods

Miscellaneous Recycling Resources