Community Outreach

Program Description:

The Community Outreach Program covers a broad base of initiatives and helps strengthen the Strathcona Community Policing Centre’s relationship with the community, and community members relationships with each other. A community that knows and cares for each other and watches out for each other, is a safer one. A role of the Community Outreach Program is to promote robust community engagement and to provide a bridge between the community and the Vancouver Police Department.

Program Highlights:

  • Marching in Parades (Remembrance Day, Santa Clause, Pride, etc.)
  • Summer Movie Nights in the Park
  • Community Centre Soap Box Derby
  • Volunteering at the “Lunch with the Chief of Police”

Skill learned:

  • Relationship building
  • Event planning and execution
  • Team work and leadership skills