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Volunteer & Donor Appreciation Dinner

Volunteer & Donor Appreciation Dinner

Published June 22, 2018

SCCSS honoured those who have generously contributed towards an engaged, healthy and thriving Coast at the Volunteer and Donor Appreciation Dinner on July 12. Learn More

March Wellness Workshops for Immigrant Women

March Wellness Workshops for Immigrant Women

Published February 20, 2019

Every Friday in March, SCCSS's Welcoming Communities is hosting a series of interactive workshops to engage, educate and motivate participants to incorporate wellness into their lives. Learn More

Women's housing project announced for Sechelt

Women's housing project announced for Sechelt

Published November 25, 2019

As part of today's BC Government announcements for International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, we are excited to share the news that we are working together with BC Housing to provide 30-35 units of long-term housing for women and children leaving violence. Learn More

Meet Dr. Jack Newman on March 7

Meet Dr. Jack Newman on March 7

Published February 21, 2019

Dr. Jack Newman, a Canadian physician specializing in breastfeeding support and advocacy, will be visiting the Bellies and Babies room to meet local families and answer your specific breastfeeding questions on March 7. Learn More

The Family Place Christmas Party - Wednesday, 18 December

The Family Place Christmas Party - Wednesday, 18 December

Published December 3, 2019

Parents and caregivers with children ages 0-6... join us to celebrate the holidays at our Family Christmas Party!
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Beyond the

Beyond the "Status Quo": Women on the Coast

Published February 27, 2018

The Together Against Violence programs of Sunshine Coast Community Services (SCCSS) hosted an amazing event as part of International Women's Day on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Chatelech Secondary School. Learn More

Grand Opening - The Family Place, Sechelt

Grand Opening - The Family Place, Sechelt

Published September 25, 2019

Join us this Saturday, 28th September from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm for the Grand Opening of The Family Place. The event will feature fun-filled activities, homemade soup and cake as well as a musical performance by Mr Doug and rock painting with local artist Nurit Weiss! Learn More

Nutrition Consultations Now Available at Food Bank

Nutrition Consultations Now Available at Food Bank

Published May 24, 2018

As of May 2018, Nutritionist Lynn Grossutti offers no-cost nutritional advice at the Sunshine Coast Food Bank twice a month on Wednesdays. Learn More

Community Services closed November 1 for staff training event

Community Services closed November 1 for staff training event

Published October 30, 2019

Community Services will be closed November 1 for an all-day staff training event. Please note, due to training there will be no Parent-Tot Drop-In at Sechelt or Gibsons this Friday.