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The Family Place - exciting new Sechelt location!

The Family Place - exciting new Sechelt location!

Published September 11, 2019

Sunshine Coast Community Services Society is excited to announce the opening of The Family Place, a multi-service space for families with children aged 0-6, at our Trail Avenue location in Sechelt, 5520 Trail Avenue.  Learn More

Food Drive hopes to raise 12,000 pounds of food

Food Drive hopes to raise 12,000 pounds of food

Published September 17, 2019

The Food Bank’s Annual Food Drive collection takes place on Saturday, 21 September. Your donation enables the Food Bank to feed vulnerable families struggling to put food on the table. Learn More

Early Planning Stages for Community Services Centre with Affordable Housing for Women

Early Planning Stages for Community Services Centre with Affordable Housing for Women

Published May 22, 2018

Sunshine Coast Community Services Society has a vision to provide affordable housing and community services together in one location where people can be engaged, active and supported in a warm and welcoming environment. On May 29, we invited the public to view our ideas and share their thoughts in this early planning stage. 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