Welcome to Avalon

At Avalon Recovery Society, we provide completely free, life-changing services to women and families with lived experience of addiction and trauma. 

Our Avalon Women’s Centres offer peer support,  meeting spaces for women in recovery, free childminding, drop-in hours, a resource library, wellness programming, and a clothing closet. 

Our programs and services are accessible to anyone who identifies as a woman, trans-inclusive.



Hours Avalon drop-in centres are open - 7 days a week, 365 days a year.


free counselling hours provided last year


Support groups a week in person at Avalon Centres


Support groups a week via Zoom

White Rock Centre

Find a Meeting

We have a variety of support meetings, both in person and online with Zoom. 

New to Avalon

Learn about the different programs we have to support your journey. 

Make a Donation

Help  provide life-changing addiction services to women in your community.

Location & Hours

Extended hours for Avalon Centres Vancouver, North Vancouver and White Rock

Blog Posts

Workshop #1 Stress Management

Video workshop series on the Four Pillars of Self-Care. This first workshop is about pillar #1 – Physical Wellbeiing

Workshop #2 Mindfulness & Healing

 Second Pillar – Spiritual Wellbeing

Workshop #3 Boundaries & Acceptance

Third Pillar – Emotional Wellbeing

Avalon Podcast

Avalon Recovery Society Radio brings together women and allies in recovery who share their stories of experience and hope.

Check out more info on our podcasts.