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Connections Women's Support Group Starts Jan. 16

Connections Women's Support Group Starts Jan. 16

Published December 11, 2018

Connections, a support group facilitated by SCCSS' Women's Counselling to assist women struggling with the impact of violence and abuse in their intimate relationships, starts Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Learn More

SCCSS Uses Food to Build Health, Community

SCCSS Uses Food to Build Health, Community

Published January 2, 2019

In the fall of 2017, Sunshine Coast Community Services Society applied and was accepted into the Good Food Organizations (GFO) program offered by Community Food Centres Canada. In doing so, our organization became one of over 100 Good Food Organization members across Canada working toward a healthy and fair food system. Learn More

3 Infant Mental Health Webinars Planned (Free)

3 Infant Mental Health Webinars Planned (Free)

Published January 9, 2019

SCCSS's Child Care Referral & Resources and Infant Development Programs are hosting a series of free infant mental health webinars for child care providers, early childhood professionals and parents. Learn More

A Warm Thank You from Sunshine Coast Food Bank

A Warm Thank You from Sunshine Coast Food Bank

Published January 15, 2019

The Sunshine Coast Food Bank's Food Security Lead, Norm Blair, offers a warm thank you for the community's support and donations that offered nourishment that goes beyond the food we provide. Learn More

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

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

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

Community Outlines Coast Poverty Strategy for BC Government

Community Outlines Coast Poverty Strategy for BC Government

Published March 13, 2018

What are the issues facing you and your neighbours in poverty right now? What would work to help you and other community members get out of poverty? These were the two questions asked of Sunshine Coast residents at the Sunshine Coast Poverty Reduction Strategy meeting at Roberts Creek Community Hall on Thursday, March 15, 2018. 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