Family Place Prenatal Education


A two-week program held consecutive Saturdays January 20 and 27, 2018 12:00-4:00 p.m. Family Place 120 Park Drive Tea, Coffee and snacks will be served Registration required Phone 250-537-9176 for more information

Ted Talks on Food Waste

Why are we Throwing Away Food that Could Feed People

Matching Funds Fundraiser

Barney Bentall and the Cariboo Express

On Monday November 20, the Salt Spring Folk Club presents Barney Bentall and the Cariboo Express at the Fulford Hall and this concert is a fundraiser for the Salt Spring Food Bank. The past success of this popular event and the generous community cash donations and business sponsorships, have motivated the SSFC  to present this […]

Food Affects Everyone

Food Affects Everyone

October Seniors’ Wellness Excursions


5 – Thursday        Point Ellice House and Lunch at Gorge Point Pub Re-scheduled from Aug with preference to those who signed up previously – Price is $10 per person for the tour – please re-book if you still want to attend this excursion 12 – Thursday                 Salt Spring Water Taxi and Lunch on Mayne […]



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 […]

Harvest Dinner Fundraiser

Tuesday Market

A Farm to Table benefit dinner on September 23rd at Bullock Lake Farm aims to bolster a program of Salt Spring Island Community Services that provides nutrition to low income families and supports local farmers. Every Tuesday, The Tuesday Farmers Market in Centennial Park sees the Farmers Market Nutritional Coupon Program (FMNCP) in action. It is […]

Second Harvest – Salt Spring Food Recovery

Second Harvest logo

Second Harvest is the new Salt Spring Island Community Services (SSICS) food recovery project initiated with Country Grocer. Thrifty Foods is a welcome new partner and SSICS and SSICS has also received a Victoria Foundation grant directed towards refrigeration and transportation. The project is intended to involve many more community partners and donors in this initiative […]

Annual General Meeting


Salt Spring and Southern Gulf Islands Community Service Society ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 4:00 pm Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Community Gospel Church 147 Vesuvius Bay Road SSICS provides a broad range of community services including early childhood, family development, child and youth mental health, youth drop in, victim services, recycling, community housing and emergency shelter, seniors […]

Seniors’ Wellness Excursions

AUGUST 2 – Wednesday            Duncan Shopping & Lunch at the Garage or Dog House 11 – Friday                 SS Wild Cider House Tasting & Lunch at Cheese Farm Caf 14 – Monday                Salish Sea Discovery Centre in Sidney – Thrift Shop Shopping & Fish on 5th                                       **This was formally known as The Shaw […]