About Us


Port Alberni Friendship Center
3555 4th Avenue - Unit A
Port Alberni, BC
V9Y 4H3
Phone #: (250) 723-8281
Fax #: (250) 723-1877
Toll-free: 1-888-723-7232
Child Care Centre: ʔiiḥmisuk t̓aatn̓aʔis “Treasure Our Young Ones”
3555 4th Avenue - Unit B
Port Alberni, BC
V9Y 4H3
Phone #: (250) 723-8281
PAFC Wellness Center
3416 4th Avenue
Port Alberni BC
V9Y 4H3
Phone #: (250) 723-8281



The Friendship Center has a gymnasium/hall complete with a kitchen, a family room with TV, and a board room which seats up to 20. The Center also has a number of offices, a reception area, and a waiting area.

Center staff work collaboratively with other agencies to deliver our programs.


The Friendship Center has gym/hall, kitchen, and meeting room space available for rental by members, community groups, businesses and individuals. The rates are competitive and require a damage/clean-up deposit at the time of booking. For more information please see our Rentals page.


Everyone is welcome to become a member of the Friendship Center. The token membership fee of $2.00 provides members with an opportunity to  vote at the Annual General Meeting held in September of every year.


As a non-profit organization, we value our volunteers a great deal!  As a  volunteer, your participation is up to you; depending on the amount of time you have. Volunteer services are an important part of the success of this organization. 
If you are interested in helping others within the community, please drop by the Port Alberni Friendship Center (PAFC) for more information or give us a call at 250-723-8281.