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'Speaking Truth to Power' Challenge from International Women's Day Speech

'Speaking Truth to Power' Challenge from International Women's Day Speech

Published March 14, 2019

At the Sunshine Coast Labour Council’s 15th annual International Women’s Day potluck at Roberts Creek Hall on Friday, March 8, Sunshine Coast Community Services' Denise Woodley put out a challenge to those in attendance. Learn More

Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 23, 2018

Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 23, 2018

Published March 22, 2018

The Children's Festival and Duck Pluck returns on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at Dougall Park from 10am - 2pm. This year's event, sponsored by Sunshine Coast Credit Union and the Co-Operators, will feature a guest performance by the JUNO winner Norman Foote! 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

Resource Sharing for Seniors Open House Nov. 6

Resource Sharing for Seniors Open House Nov. 6

Published October 30, 2018

On November 6, Sunshine Coast Community Services' Volunteer program will host a Resource Sharing for Seniors Open House at 2pm at Community Services at 5638 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt. Learn More

BC Poverty Reduction Plan, TogetherBC, Released

BC Poverty Reduction Plan, TogetherBC, Released

Published March 21, 2019

British Columbia’s first poverty reduction strategy, entitled TogetherBC, was released this week and sets a goal to reduce overall poverty in our province by 25% and child poverty by 50% by 2024. 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

Request for Development Consultant Proposal

Request for Development Consultant Proposal

Published November 13, 2018

Sunshine Coast Community Services Society is seeking proposals from Housing Development Consultant firms to provide project management and development consultant services to our non-profit society. View FULL REQUEST.

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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 Garden

Community Garden

Published July 18, 2017

Our Community Gardens are in full bloom! For information on garden box rentals, please call 604-885-5881.