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Community Dialogue Generates Housing Questions

Community Dialogue Generates Housing Questions

Published August 21, 2018

 On Thursday, September 20, over 70 Sunshine Coast residents generated tough questions for upcoming All Candidates meetings in a Community Dialogue on Housing at Roberts Creek Hall as part of the Local Government and Housing series. Download the questions and election toolkit. Learn More

Grand Opening - The Family Place, Sechelt

Grand Opening - The Family Place, Sechelt

Published September 25, 2019

Join us this Saturday, 28th September from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm for the Grand Opening of The Family Place. The event will feature fun-filled activities, homemade soup and cake as well as a musical performance by Mr Doug and rock painting with local artist Nurit Weiss! Learn More

Nutrition Consultations Now Available at Food Bank

Nutrition Consultations Now Available at Food Bank

Published May 24, 2018

As of May 2018, Nutritionist Lynn Grossutti offers no-cost nutritional advice at the Sunshine Coast Food Bank twice a month on Wednesdays. Learn More

Community Garden

Community Garden

Published July 18, 2017

Our Community Gardens are in full bloom! For information on garden box rentals, please call 604-885-5881.

Have Your Say On Basic Income

Have Your Say On Basic Income

Published February 13, 2019

Is a basic income an effective way to reduce poverty while improving health, housing and employment? The Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction is asking for your feedback. Learn More

Food Capacity Building Sessions

Food Capacity Building Sessions

Published August 31, 2017

Food Capacity Building Sessions

The first ‘Blanching Vegetables’ sessions took place in September. Pictured here are some of the volunteers that prepared local beans to be packaged and frozen for distribution at the food bank. This is a small step towards a more sustainable model for our service.

Community Services closed November 1 for staff training event

Community Services closed November 1 for staff training event

Published October 30, 2019

Community Services will be closed November 1 for an all-day staff training event. Please note, due to training there will be no Parent-Tot Drop-In at Sechelt or Gibsons this Friday.

Community Services Staff member Wins Award

Community Services Staff member Wins Award

Published November 9, 2017

Congratulations to Eva Boese for receiving the Bhayana Family Foundation Dedication Award in recognition of her exemplary work with Sunshine Coast Community Services.  Eva has worked at Community Services for over 25 years.

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Beyond the

Beyond the "Status Quo": Women on the Coast

Published February 27, 2018

The Together Against Violence programs of Sunshine Coast Community Services (SCCSS) hosted an amazing event as part of International Women's Day on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Chatelech Secondary School. Learn More