What We Do

Drop-in and Support Services

The Prince George New Hope Society provides low barrier drop-in and support services for marginalized women and survival sex workers (including those who identify as sexually exploited or sex trafficked) in Prince George, British Columbia (BC).

At the drop-in centre, members can access:

  • Consistent access to food. Breakfast, hot lunch, snacks and beverages are served every day.
  • Access to couches, blankets, and pillows for sleeping throughout the day.
  • Access to harm reduction materials and information.
  • Access to Naloxone/Narcan kits, and overdose response information.
  • Access to “sex worker safety kits”.
  • Access to a bathroom and personal hygiene materials.
  • Access to a free clothing room, with shoes, socks, underwear, hats and gloves, and jackets available at all times.
  • Access to lockers for personal storage.
  • Access to a drop-in health clinic with a Nurse Practitioner every Wednesday from 1-4:30 pm.
  • Information boards to share bad date reports, and missing women reports.
  • Referrals to relevant community services including but not limited to: detox and addictions treatment, healthcare services, shelters and housing support, counselling services, RCMP Victim Services, HIV and Hepatitis C testing, treatment and support.

Workshops and Programs

We also offer a wide range of workshops and programs, focusing on a variety of different topics. These workshops are always developed and delivered in collaboration with our members, and most include art-based activities. Some of the topics that these workshops have focused on include:

  • Healing and empowerment
  • Self-esteem
  • Grief and loss
  • Safety for sex workers, Bad Date/Aggressor strategies and reporting
  • Overdose response training
  • Harm reduction strategies
  • Information around human trafficking and sexual exploitation.

For more information on current programming, including days and times of workshops, feel free to call or email.

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