Attention Comox Valley Residents

Wachiay Friendship Centre needs your help naming

our affordable housing project!

To enter simply submit your suggestion to:

Don’t forget to include your contact information.

If your submission is selected you will win

$200.00 in gift cards to your favorite grocery store.

Enter today, deadline June 1, 2022

One entry per person please

 Wachiay Friendship Centre


Programs & Services Delivery During Covid 19 Pandemic


Programs and Services staff are accessible via telephone and email from 9AM to 4PM Monday to Friday.

Staff and Program contact information is available under the “Our Services” tab on this site.


To the left of our front door entrance is a buzzer.

Please push the buzzer if you have questions for staff


You are accessing the following Community Services

available Monday to Friday 10AM to 3PM.


Helping Hands Food Bank  

Sister Mary’s Emergency Funding

Tents, sleeping bags and tarps

Phone and computer access

Mail Pickup


Family, Elders, Youth, Children and

group activities are temporarily suspended.


Wachiay Friendship Centre is here to serve all community members.

Our Board and Staff members wish for everyone to be safe and healthy.

Do not hesitate to send us an email through our website if you have questions or suggestions.


A place for Indigenous and non-Indigenous people to come together, to share traditions and to learn from one another. Wachiay is here to provide vital support and services to the peoples of the Comox Valley 

We invite you to visit us.

We appreciate our generous supporters who help make our programs available to the community.

Our community members, staff and board thank the following organizations for providing COVID-19 emergency funding and supports to our organization.

Generous donations from caring donors provide financial capacity and tools

to help safeguard the well-being of families, children, elders, youth and adults in our community.


Indigenous Services Canada, Province of British Columbia, Vancouver Foundation,

Lu’ma Native Housing Society, Provincial Indigenous Homeless Committee, Reaching Home Covid-19 Economic Response Plan

Loblaws / Superstore, All One Fund, Comox Valley Foundation, Guru Nanak Foundation of Canada, Soap for Hope


Funding from these generous donors support:

Food security, housing security for rent supplements and rent deposits,

hygiene products, medical prescriptions

and other essential needs.

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