Smithers Community Response Network

The town of Smithers is located halfway between Prince George and Prince Rupert in the Bulkley Valley in the northwestern BC. Smithers is home to approximately 5,300 residents, and is a regional service centre to another 20,000 in the surrounding valley and rural communities. The Witsuwit’en First Nations’ territory surrounds the Bulkley River. Smithers celebrated its Centennial in 2013.

Communities Served:

  • Smithers

Knowledge holders and connectors to Indigenous ways of making an individual/collective path to wellness through land-based practices:

Regional Mentor:
Belinda Lacombe

Host Agency:
Northern Society for Domestic Peace

Community Contact List:
2021 Local Community Contact List – Smithers

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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.

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