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SCCSS Seeks RFPs for Architectural Services

SCCSS Seeks RFPs for Architectural Services

Published May 7, 2019

Sunshine Coast Community Services Society (SCCSS) is requesting proposals for qualified and experienced architectural firms 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

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

Connections Women's Support Group Starts Jan. 16

Connections Women's Support Group Starts Jan. 16

Published December 11, 2018

Connections, a support group facilitated by SCCSS' Women's Counselling to assist women struggling with the impact of violence and abuse in their intimate relationships, starts Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Learn More

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

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

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