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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

Request for Proposal for IT Support Services

Request for Proposal for IT Support Services

Published October 9, 2019

We are currently accepting proposals to address the progression of our Information Technology needs. SCCSS is currently experiencing a gap between provided services and what is needed to become more proactive and efficient in the delivery of our programs and management of our technology. If you are interested in receiving the Request for Proposal for IT Support Services, please contact Petra Haas via e-mail at phaas@sccss.ca

Ride the Wave of Hope Gala for mental health and wellness

Ride the Wave of Hope Gala for mental health and wellness

Published October 22, 2019

Don't miss the Ride the Wave of Hope gala for mental health and wellness for an evening of fine food, entertainment and amazing speakers. The gala is in support of Arrowhead Clubhouse and takes place November 2nd at the Sechelt Seniors’ Activity Centre. Learn More

Meet Dr. Jack Newman on March 7

Meet Dr. Jack Newman on March 7

Published February 21, 2019

Dr. Jack Newman, a Canadian physician specializing in breastfeeding support and advocacy, will be visiting the Bellies and Babies room to meet local families and answer your specific breastfeeding questions on March 7. 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

2018 Annual General Meeting

2018 Annual General Meeting

Published July 19, 2018

Over sixty people, including Board Members, staff, volunteers, members and friends of Sunshine Coast Community Services attended the 2018 Annual General Meeting on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at our Inlet Avenue offices. Learn More

'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