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Dial-up phone line maintenance completed

On Thursday, August 18th at 3pm all the dial-up lines were moved to our new provider without any service disruption. If you are connected to the old phone lines you will automatically switch to the new phone lines when you reconnect.

Scheduled VCN network maintenance Wed June 1st 2016

On Wednesday, June 1, 2016, our Internet provider will be upgrading their network again. They will be continuing the work that was started on Wednesday, May 24, 2016. The upgrade should be completed before Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 10am. All VCN services will be affected but there should be no downtime. If you have… Read more »

Scheduled network maintenance Tues May 24, 2016

On Tuesday, May 24, 2016, our Internet provider will be upgrading their network. The upgrade should be completed before Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 10am. All VCN services will be affected but there should be no downtime. If you have any issues please email help@vcn.bc.ca or call 778-724-0826 with the following information: The address of… Read more »

Updated SSL certificates

VCN has updated all our SSL certificates. SSL certificates allows you to securely access VCN services. For example, you can securely access our web site at https://www2.vcn.bc.ca/. If you receive a security warning please send an email to help@vcn.bc.ca or call 778-724-0826.

2016 March Newsletter

CLICK HERE FOR PDF VERSION   2015-16 YOUTH INTERNSHIP (YI) PROGRAM WRAP UP After 13 years VCN continues to be committed to delivering high-impact programming to offer youth in Vancouver meaningful tech-related internships. This cycle we received close to 600 applications for 27 placements with 23 host organizations. As we assess the successes and challenges,… Read more »

Success Story: Patrick Clark

For close to 20 years, Patrick Clark has stayed connected to the VCN network and has been meaningfully giving his time in different capacities – as a help|desk volunteer, board member, and digital rights advocate to name a few. Patrick’s invaluable work and enthusiasm continues to inspire the VCN team to better serve our community…. Read more »

2016 February Newsletter

CLICK HERE FOR PDF VERSION 2016 ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING VCN’s AGM was held on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 on the second floor of the Woodward’s Heritage Building. The meeting reached quorum with 4 board members, 7 staff, 2 volunteers, and 17 regular members. Highlights of 2014-15: Long-time Board Chair, Jim Sayre, sadly passed away in… Read more »

Success Story: Founder of Paying It Forward Food Truck Program Advances Work

The Vancouver Community Network offers community access at Woodward’s for the people living and working in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside by providing open workspaces with computer terminals and technical support during VCN working hours. VCN is thrilled when we are able to support change-makers, those working to positively impact communities, in their work. Since September 2015,… Read more »