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Avalon Recovery Society


Learn more and celebrate recovery with Avalon Recovery Society

We create community for women seeking recovery from addictions,
empowering them to thrive.

At Avalon Recovery Society, we provide completely free, life-changing services to women recovering from addiction and their families. Each of our Avalon Women's Centres have safe, welcoming meeting spaces for women in recovery, free childcare, drop-in hours, resource libraries and a clothing closet.


Please click on the links below to find more information on the Avalon Women's Centres, or drop by for a tea or coffee and experience the magic of Avalon for yourself.

Upcoming Events

1:00 pm Save-On-Foods Fundraiser for Avalon @ Save-On-Foods Kerrisdale
Save-On-Foods Fundraiser for Avalon @ Save-On-Foods Kerrisdale
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Drop by Save-On-Foods at 6455 West Boulevard between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. to say hello and support Avalon Women’s Centre Vancouver!
6:30 pm Elves & Artists: A Holiday Concert @ White Rock Players' Club
Elves & Artists: A Holiday Concert @ White Rock Players' Club
Nov 22 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tickets available soon! Join us for an inspiring musical evening celebrating the talents of the Avalon community and supporters in White Rock!

Each year at Avalon Women's Centres, there are:

visits to our Centres from
women and children
calls for support recieved
drop-in visits

“Avalon is an amazing place to recover. It has incredible resources, support, warmth and love. It is by far my favourite place to come.”

“Avalon has connected me to amazing women who share my struggle and have taught me how to live a better life.  By coming to Avalon, I gain strength, hope and connection.”

“Avalon is the only place where I know I am in a safe place, and have no fear.”

“Thank you Avalon for being in my life, helping me out. I feel like home when I come here, I feel comfortable talking here, I feel safe, calm, relaxed.”

Watch our video to learn more about Avalon Recovery Society

Avalon news

Avalon Women’s Centre North Shore opens its doors to the community

West Vancouver-Capilano MLA Ralph Sultan and Centre Manager Heide Mayne at the North Shore Open House event on June 1 On June 1, Avalon Women’s Centre North Shore opened its…

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Vancouver’s Annual Yard Sale features great community support

This year’s Annual Yard Sale fundraiser for Avalon Women’s Centre Vancouver was held under sunny skies at their location at 5957 West Boulevard on Sunday, May 26. A much-anticipated yearly…

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