Offering services that support and advance children, individuals and families in the Lakes District.

Our Programs

Ashurst Children's Centre

Our licensed daycare serves up to 24 children from ages 0-6.  Our staff is committed to providing a healthy, safe and accepting space for all children and their caregivers.

Food Centre

We offer hot meals, emergency food distribution, while operating a Mobile Food Centre and community garden.


Better at Home

Our team provides supports to help older adults remain in their own homes and stay connected with their community. 

Community Connections

Our team is working to lessen the impacts of poverty on individuals and families. By supporting individuals, we believe the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and communities will improve. 

Healthy Start

This program is dedicated to improving the health and social development of pregnant women and their children.  Our activities are focused on healthy child development, food-based learning, community building and individualized supports. 

Education & Advocacy

Our team provides a variety of poverty reduction and food security initiatives at the Provincial and local levels.  We also offer service provider training in FASD and trauma-informed practice.

The Link programs and services are funded through the generosity of the public, local businesses, industry and grants. 

1200 people in the Lakes District are connected to The Link programs and services every year.   

31 years of community service

Serving over 25,000 sq km

198 donations last year

24 community partners

3009 meals delivered to seniors

3150 hampers provided

6 First Nations

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125 - First Avenue, Burns Lake, BC


The Link offers programs and services on the territories of the Wet’suwet’en, Dakelh and Nedut’en peoples.