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May 03, 2019 Return to Headlines

500 Foster Avenue – Emergency Social Service Response

by Kevin Henkelman |

The Reception Centre for residents affected by the fire at 500 Foster Ave. is now closed. For further assistance and information on resources, see the information below.

Contact information

  • 24 Hour Information Line: 604-927-4357
  • Contacting the Property Owner: The property owner, Amacon, is trying to reach all tenants. If you have not heard from them, please call them at 604-602-7738.
  • Belfor Rep on site: Safety Officer, Erik Olsen 778-847-0060
    NOTE: the Safety Officer will be on site at the apartment every day from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to meet with evacuees.
  • To contact the Belfor office: call 604-432-1132 and ask for Arthur.

About Donations

For information on accessing resources, or for members of the public looking for information on how to donate, please visit our Emergency Services Response Programs page.

The Coquitlam Foundation has also set up a fund to accept cash donation for displaced residents from this fire.