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“It is justice, not charity,
that is wanting in the world.”

~ Mary Wollstonecraft

Together Against Poverty Society

TAPS is the only organization in Victoria providing free, face-to-face legal advocacy for people with income assistance, disability benefits and tenancy issues.  TAPS assists over 5,000 people in Victoria each year.

TAPS helps all types of people:
from professionals who have just lost their jobs to people who have seen their health decline from living on income assistance.

TAPS is in need of your help to keep our services alive and kicking after 25 years of advocating for people living in poverty on southern Vancouver Island. Please purchase a $20 ticket for a chance at winning a $1000 shopping spree at any Country... read more

Have you caught TAPS in the media over the past couple of weeks?  Check out these stories featuring our Residential Tenancy Advocacy Project work with residents of View Towers apartment building and our new Employment Standards Advocacy... read more