CONNECT Parenting Group

An attachment-based program to support parents and caregivers of pre-teens and teens. CONNECT addresses the changes & challenges, and helps to keep relationships strong & positive. Runs Mondays for 9 Weeks Nov 7-Dec 12, 2022  and Jan 6- 23, 2023  5:30-7:00 PM 3rd Floor Core Inn  134 McPhillips Ave  Sessions will also be offered through […]

Learn to Cope with Stress – Youth

Learn to Cope with Stress Y Mind Everyone experiences worries and stress. Y Mind is here to help young people learn how to cope with stres so they can live their best lives. We want to help you build a stronger sense of self-compassion and acceptance when stressors arise. This group is suitable for those […]

Is Salt Spring Island Community Services serving Salt Spring Island?

    You may have seen this headline from a contributed editorial by Pat Swan, supporting the position of the Lady Minto Hospital Foundation (LMHF) on the Salt Spring Exchange on Friday September 16th. There has been a small but steady flow of commentary expressing dissatisfaction with Salt Spring Island Community Services (SSICS) regarding our […]

SSICS Letter to AG / Minister Responsible for Housing re: Seabreeze

This past week has seen a flurry of communications from BC Housing and Lady Minto Hospital Foundation (LMHF) concerning the Seabreeze Inne and its tenants. These communications identify plans related to eviction of the tenants to facilitate commencing the renovations of the Seabreeze for the purposes of staff housing for LMHF, as well as BC […]

BC Government Press Release on Seabreeze Inne

https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2022AG0104-001049 Housing solution reached for Salt Spring Island residents Temporary modular housing units have been secured to support 22 people currently temporarily residing at the Seabreeze Inne. A two-week extension of the lease at the Seabreeze Inne will provide residents with a safe and secure place to live until they can move into modular units […]