Annual Youth Winter Craft Fair

Annual Winter Youth Craft Fair

December 1, 2018 10am – 4pm Looking for Youth Vendors!! Open to youth grade 6-12 Come sell your creations at this year’s fair! Core Inn First Floor 134 McPhillips Ave Contact Angela to sign up for a table 250-537-4365

Salt Spring Youth Council Photo Contest


We are inviting youth between the ages of 12 – 18 to submit photos! * Youth may enter one photo per category * Submit hi-res photographs to to be printed * Photos must be 1600 x 1200 pixels (min) * Provide a title for each photo submitted * Provide name & best way to […]



An attachment-based program to support parents and caregivers of pre-teens and teens. CONNECT addresses the changes & challenges, and helps to keep this relationship strong & positive. RUNS FOR 10 WEEKS Wednesdays October 11th to December 13th 2017 from 6:30-8:00pm at the Core Inn – 2nd floor PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM FOR INFORMATION AND […]

Growing Healthy Kids Child & Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Resources for Salt Spring Island


Brought to you by the Salt Spring Island Local Action Team as part of the Child and Youth Mental Health and Substance Use Collaborative, funded in partnership by Doctors of BC and the BC Government. Download the booklet here  

New Suicide Intervention Toolkits Available

Salt Spring Island Youth Suicide Intervention Toolkit

These toolkits were initiated and developed to help parents, caregivers and professionals, like teachers and healthcare providers, reach out to children and youth who may be at risk for suicide on Salt Spring Island as well as for youth themselves.   SALT SPRING ISLAND YOUTH SUICIDE INTERVENTION TOOLKIT A SUICIDE INTERVENTION TOOLKIT FOR PROFESSIONALS ON […]

Salt Spring Foundation Fall Grants


We are pleased to be awarded these generous grants from The Salt Spring Foundation. Family Place deck repairs ($4,000); Core Inn program review and marketing plan ($1,500); and the Youth Games Night ($1,000) which is a collaboration with the SSI Library; The Foundation also confirmed the second year of a multi-year grant for the Navigator […]

Salt Spring Island Celebrates Youth Week


Community partners across Salt Spring Island are joining to support Salt Spring Youth Week. Salt Spring Community Services and the Core Inn and Climbing Wall, PARC and the Rainbow Road Pool, the Salt Spring Island Library, Country Grocer and Thrifty’s are sponsoring the week in tandem with the 21st annual BC Youth Week running May […]