The BC Society of Transition Houses supports anti-violence workers in their work to provide the most compassionate and effective help possible for women, children and youth experiencing violence. Together we can be a strong voice for those we support and advocate for the changes needed to end violence against women, children and youth.

Full Memberships are available for Transition, Second and Third Stage Houses, Safe Homes and Children Who Witness Abuse and other similar programs across BC.

Associate Memberships are available for those who have demonstrated a commitment to supporting women, children and youth experiencing violence.

Full membership

  • $300/year
  • 2017 membership is valid between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018
  • To apply for a full membership please complete the application form. Note: Membership applications are approved by the BCSTH Board of Directors and can take up to 4 weeks

If you meet the following criteria you are eligible for a full membership:

  • You are a Transition, Second or Third Stage House, Safe Home or Children Who Witness Abuse or other similar program
  • You are located in BC
  • You support BCSTH’s mission, vision, approach and principles
  • You are not in any conflict of interest with BSCTH
  • You are a nonprofit organization

Full membership benefits

  • One vote per agency at BCSTH’s AGM
  • Member rates for online and in-person BCSTH training
  • Member rates for BCSTH’s Annual Training Forum
  • BCSTH weekly newsletter for members
  • Access to listservs for Executive Directors, Transition Houses, Second Stage Houses, Safe Homes, CWWA and VIP programs
  • Opportunities to participate in BCSTH pilot projects
  • BCSTH advocacy and engagement
  • Provision of resources such as the BCSTH Legal Toolkit
  • Access to the BCSTH library and library resources

 Associate membership

  • Agency $150/year | *Individual $75/year
  • 2017 membership is valid between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018.
  • To apply for an associate membership please complete the application form. Note: Membership applications are approved by the BCSTH Board of Directors and can take up to 4 weeks

If you meet the following criteria you are eligible for an associate membership*:

  • You support BCSTH’s mission, vision, approaches and principles
  • You are not in any conflict of interest with BCSTH *Associate Individual Membership is for those who do not belong to an agency, or who want to obtain Individual membership apart from their agency

Associate membership benefits

  • Discounted registration for BCSTH’s Annual Training Forum
  • BCSTH weekly newsletter for members
  • BCSTH advocacy and engagement
  • Provision of resources such as the BCSTH Legal Toolkit
  • Access to the BCSTH library and library resources
  • Become a Member

    Please note that new members will go through approval process by BCSTH board of directors.

    Apply for a Membership

     

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