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 […]

Seniors’ Wellness Excursions June/July


Early Years Network – We Need Your Vote

Early Years Network

The proposal for the Southern Gulf Islands Early Years Network has been submitted to the Island Savings Community Grant Program. Between May 29 and June 23rd there is public voting on eligible grant applications. The 10 organizations that receive the most votes will be reviewed by a selection committee.  On June 29th the winning organization […]

Golf Tournament Saturday June 3


Choices and C.I. day programs are raising funds to provide recreational activities for developmentally challenged adults living on Salt Spring Island. 9 HOLE TEXAS SCRAMBLE at the SSI GOLF and COUNTRY CLUB. FIRST TEE OFF AT 12 noon   Novice and expert players welcome. $35.00 entry fee for non-members, $15 for members. Club rentals available. […]