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Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 15

Children's Festival & Duck Pluck Returns June 15

Published April 24, 2019

The Children's Festival and Duck Pluck returns on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at Dougall Park from 10am - 2pm. This year's event will feature the musical talents of JUNO-nominated Will Stroet of Will's Jams, Graham Walker and Mr. Doug. In additional, there will be face painting, a dress up box & photo booth, storytime with local author Sarah Joseph and a teddy bear hospital! 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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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

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

Food Skills: Healthy Cooking on a Budget

Food Skills: Healthy Cooking on a Budget

Published January 29, 2019

SCCSS's Welcoming Communities program is offering Food Skills: Healthy Cooking on a Budget classes on Tuesdays starting February 5 through March 12, 2019. 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

Have Your Say On Basic Income

Have Your Say On Basic Income

Published February 13, 2019

Is a basic income an effective way to reduce poverty while improving health, housing and employment? The Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction is asking for your feedback. Learn More

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