Nelson Community Response Network

Nelson is a city found on the west side of Kootenay Lake nestled in the Selkirk mountains. It’s characterized by a number of preserved historical buildings from the 1867 Silver Rush, which helped the city garner the name “The Queen City”. Nelson is the seat of the municipal government for Regional District of Central Kootenay and is home to roughly 18,300 people.

Communities Served:

  • Nelson
  • Proctor
  • Slocan Park
  • Winlaw
  • Balfour
  • Slocan
  • South Slocan

Coordinator:
Maxx von Ilberg
Phone number: (250) 777-1110

Regional Mentor:
Heather von Ilberg

Community Contact List:
2019 Local Community Contact List – Nelson

This contact information will put you in touch with people who are able to give you more information about services in your area. They are typically available during business hours Monday to Friday. Should this be an emergency situation, please consider calling your local RCMP detachment or the Police authority for your area.