Chrysalis Society


Current Happenings

  • Give a Little, Change a Lot!

    Did you know that most women we serve come to us from the DTES but we're ineligible for the majority of government funding allocated for women-serving organizations because our homes and office are located outside of the DTES?  Read more about what makes Chrysalis unique in our latest report

    Thank you for supporting our unique vision and work with a monthly donation - when women heal, so do children, families & communities - healing for one is healing for many!  

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  • We're Hiring! 2 Positions Open...

    If empowering women to transform their health and lives is your calling, give us a call now!

    *Relief Support Workers are currently required for all shifts at New Dawn*

    (This role requires demonstrated working knowledge/relevant experience in the addictions/mental health sector generally, and/or with addictions-based residential treatment/supportive recovery programs specifically.)

    Check out the Job Posting and if the idea of supporting women and their profound journeys in recovery ignites your spark, we want to hear from you! 

    Resumes can be submitted to:

     ATTN: Executive Director

     Fax:  604-325-0563   OR    email:


    As the provider of residential homes for women healing from, vulnerable to and/or at ongoing risk of male-perpetrated violence, hiring preference is given to women as per Section 41 of the Human Rights Code. Chrysalis acknowledges and respects men as important, critical allies with whom meaningful partnerships are imperative; Chrysalis engages with men in any and all other capacities that constructively support and promote our Society's constitutional purpose and functions.  Men who are interested to join our Board of Directors, engage in committee work, volunteer, or otherwise partner with Chrysalis Society are welcome and encouraged to contact the Administrator for more information and dialogue.


  • Passionate about service to others as a vehicle for social change?

    Contact us today! We want to hear from you about joining our Board of Directors!

    Executive & Committee positions are available; more details available here


    Resumes and expressions of interest can be submitted to, ATTN: Chrysalis BOD We look forward to hearing from you!!