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Move & Play Program to Connect Seniors with Coastal Families

Move & Play Program to Connect Seniors with Coastal Families

Published July 31, 2018

Sunshine Coast Community Services (SCCSS) is launching Move & Play, a new opportunity for seniors to interact and share their skills with children and parents through two SCCSS family resource programs. Learn More

Keeping People Housed to Launch in August

Keeping People Housed to Launch in August

Published August 3, 2018

In response to recommendations from community members at the BC Poverty Reduction Meeting hosted by Sunshine Coast Community Services (SCCSS) in March, SCCSS, Sunshine Coast Credit Union and The Co-operators have come together to create a new service that will play a role in addressing the key issue brought up across the province: housing. Learn More

Dads Matter Group Starts Oct. 2

Dads Matter Group Starts Oct. 2

Published August 14, 2018

Dads Matter is an 8-week program for fathers that would like to up their parenting game. Registration is now open for the second session starting Oct. 2. Learn More

Keeping People Housed Walk-In Sessions

Keeping People Housed Walk-In Sessions

Published August 15, 2018

Starting August 29, SCSSS will be holding drop-in information sessions every Wednesday afternoon for people interested in learning more about the Keeping People Housed program. Learn More

Community Dialogue Generates Housing Questions

Community Dialogue Generates Housing Questions

Published August 21, 2018

 On Thursday, September 20, over 70 Sunshine Coast residents generated tough questions for upcoming All Candidates meetings in a Community Dialogue on Housing at Roberts Creek Hall as part of the Local Government and Housing series. Download the questions and election toolkit. Learn More

SEED a Success at Arrowhead Clubhouse

SEED a Success at Arrowhead Clubhouse

Published August 23, 2018

Arrowhead Clubhouse, Sunshine Coast Community Services and Vancouver Foundation partnered to develop and implement SEED (Skills Enhancement for Employment and Development) as part of a pilot project until 2019. Learn More

Sechelt, Gibsons All Candidates Meetings With Focus on Housing

Sechelt, Gibsons All Candidates Meetings With Focus on Housing

Published September 5, 2018

Candidates in the District of Sechelt and Town of Gibsons elections this year will be participating in all candidates meetings the first week of October to share their vision of coastal housing. Learn More

Sunshine Coast Children's Charter of Rights In Development

Sunshine Coast Children's Charter of Rights In Development

Published May 3, 2018

Did you know that a Sunshine Coast Children’s Charter of Rights is currently being developed? It’s true. The Sunshine Coast Children’s Charter Committee is developing a children’s charter based on the voices of our children themselves. What is a Children's Charter of Rights? Why do we need one? Learn More

Free Citizenship Test Study Class Offered

Free Citizenship Test Study Class Offered

Published September 12, 2018

Have you applied for Canadian citizenship? SCCSS's Welcoming Communities can help you prepare for the test! Learn More