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Sechelt, Gibsons All Candidates Meetings With Focus on Housing

Sechelt, Gibsons All Candidates Meetings With Focus on Housing

Published September 5, 2018

Candidates in the District of Sechelt and Town of Gibsons elections this year will be participating in all candidates meetings the first week of October to share their vision of coastal housing. Learn More

BC Poverty Reduction Plan, TogetherBC, Released

BC Poverty Reduction Plan, TogetherBC, Released

Published March 21, 2019

British Columbia’s first poverty reduction strategy, entitled TogetherBC, was released this week and sets a goal to reduce overall poverty in our province by 25% and child poverty by 50% by 2024. Learn More

Resource Sharing for Seniors Open House Nov. 6

Resource Sharing for Seniors Open House Nov. 6

Published October 30, 2018

On November 6, Sunshine Coast Community Services' Volunteer program will host a Resource Sharing for Seniors Open House at 2pm at Community Services at 5638 Inlet Avenue, Sechelt. Learn More

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