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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

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

Clothing Swap Returns April 6

Clothing Swap Returns April 6

Published March 20, 2019

Sunshine Coast Community Services' Family Resource Programs are hosting a community clothing swap on Saturday, April 6, 2019 starting at 10am to 1pm at Sechelt Community Hall. Learn More

3 Organizations Unite to Support Housing Security

3 Organizations Unite to Support Housing Security

Published May 31, 2018

In terms of supply and affordability of rental housing, the Sunshine Coast ranks as one of BC’s top ten communities in critical condition according to the Canadian Rental Housing Index. Three community-minded organizations are working together to launch a new service that aims to keep people housed during times of acute financial stress by offering short term interest-free loans and support through advocacy and referral services. Learn More

Register for Parent-Child Mother Goose Program®

Register for Parent-Child Mother Goose Program®

Published January 30, 2019

Discover the power and pleasure of rhymes, songs, and stories with the Parent-Child Mother Goose Program®. Just a few spaces left! Register today! Learn More

Request for Proposal: Civil Engineering Services

Request for Proposal: Civil Engineering Services

Published November 1, 2019

Studio 531 Architects is requesting a proposal for qualified Civil Engineers, on behalf of Sunshine Coast Community Services Society, to assist in designing an innovative and welcoming mixed-use building that will provide community services and affordable housing for women and children. Learn More

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

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