Our Story

Our Story

A Beacon of Hope

Strength in Service

Since 1974, Beacon has been dedicated to providing social support, and today, our impactful services extend their reach to thousands of people in the South Island and Gulf Islands, creating a lasting and positive impact across every phase of life.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Our Values: CARE

At Beacon, we are guided by CARE—Compassion, Accountability, Responsiveness and Excellence. These principles inform our work with clients, families, volunteers and staff.

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Our Mission

We deliver compassionate, innovative community services that foster self-sufficiency, volunteerism and well-being.

Our Vision

Helping people. Empowering communities. Improving lives.


BC Care Provider of the Year

BC Care Awards


Readers’ Choice

Peninsula News Review


Spirit Award

United Way Spirit Awards


Business Awards

Victoria Chamber Awards


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