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Sharing the Findings: Hidden Homelessness

Sharing the Findings: Hidden Homelessness

Published November 30, 2017

On November 23, over 40 community members and service providers gathered at the Seaside Centre in Sechelt for Sunshine Coast Community Services’ free event, Sharing the Findings: Hidden Homelessness, to find out what was learned in a recent local needs assessment about women fifty and older. Learn More

2018 Annual General Meeting

2018 Annual General Meeting

Published July 19, 2018

Over sixty people, including Board Members, staff, volunteers, members and friends of Sunshine Coast Community Services attended the 2018 Annual General Meeting on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at our Inlet Avenue offices. Learn More

Register for Parent-Child Mother Goose ProgramĀ®

Register for Parent-Child Mother Goose ProgramĀ®

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

SCCSS Awarded 3-Year CARF Accreditation

SCCSS Awarded 3-Year CARF Accreditation

Published February 14, 2018

For the fifth time in a row, the Sunshine Coast Community Services Society (SCCSS) has been awarded a three-year accreditation from the independent, non-profit accreditor of health and human services, Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (known as CARF International). 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

Food Bank Extends Hours

Food Bank Extends Hours

Published March 21, 2018

The Sunshine Coast Food Bank extended its hours to assist those who faced challenges in getting to the food bank during scheduled distribution times. Learn More