Our Steering Committee


At the heart of Living in Community is bringing together different voices and perspectives to create more effective change. Our work is guided by a multi-stakeholder committee with diverse representation, including but not limited to:

  • Current and former sex workers
  • Sex work organizations
  • Indigenous representatives/ organizations
  • Neighbourhood organizations
  • Community policing organizations
  • Anti-violence organizations
  • Business associations
  • Resident associations
  • Health organizations
  • Municipal and provincial government representatives


Current LIC Steering Committee members: 

City of Vancouver

Collingwood Neighbourhood House

Current and former sex workers

Ending Violence Association of BC

Hastings North Business Improvement Association

Health Initiative for Men: Hustle Program

PACE Society

SWAN Vancouver Society

Sex Workers United Against Violence (SWUAV)

Vancouver Aboriginal Community Policing Centre

WAVAW Rape Crisis Centre

WISH Drop-In Centre Society


Advisory committee members include:

Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General

Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction