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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

3 Infant Mental Health Webinars Planned (Free)

3 Infant Mental Health Webinars Planned (Free)

Published January 9, 2019

SCCSS's Child Care Referral & Resources and Infant Development Programs are hosting a series of free infant mental health webinars for child care providers, early childhood professionals and parents. 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

Move & Play Program to Connect Seniors with Coastal Families

Move & Play Program to Connect Seniors with Coastal Families

Published July 31, 2018

Sunshine Coast Community Services (SCCSS) is launching Move & Play, a new opportunity for seniors to interact and share their skills with children and parents through two SCCSS family resource programs. Learn More

Keeping People Housed to Launch in August

Keeping People Housed to Launch in August

Published August 3, 2018

In response to recommendations from community members at the BC Poverty Reduction Meeting hosted by Sunshine Coast Community Services (SCCSS) in March, SCCSS, Sunshine Coast Credit Union and The Co-operators have come together to create a new service that will play a role in addressing the key issue brought up across the province: housing. Learn More

Keeping People Housed Walk-In Sessions

Keeping People Housed Walk-In Sessions

Published August 15, 2018

Starting August 29, SCSSS will be holding drop-in information sessions every Wednesday afternoon for people interested in learning more about the Keeping People Housed program. Learn More

SEED a Success at Arrowhead Clubhouse

SEED a Success at Arrowhead Clubhouse

Published August 23, 2018

Arrowhead Clubhouse, Sunshine Coast Community Services and Vancouver Foundation partnered to develop and implement SEED (Skills Enhancement for Employment and Development) as part of a pilot project until 2019. Learn More

Annual General Meeting Scheduled for July 18

Annual General Meeting Scheduled for July 18

Published June 20, 2019

You're invited to Sunshine Coast Community Services Society's Annual General Meeting on Thursday, July 18 at 4pm at 5638 Inlet Avenue in Sechelt. Learn More

Mamas Supporting Mamas Starts Jan. 28

Mamas Supporting Mamas Starts Jan. 28

Published December 11, 2018

Mamas Supporting Mamas, a six-week group that offers pregnant and post-partum women a safe and non-judgemental space to connect with other women experiencing the same transformative journey into motherhood, starts Monday, January 28, 2019. Learn More