Senior Peer Counselling Training Opportunity

8 Week Counselling Skills Development Intensive Starting March 23, 2024 Many Salt Spring seniors live in relative isolation – a leading cause of depression and health decline. A regular visit from a caring and skilled support person makes a big difference. Volunteers trained through Island Community Services’ Senior Peer Counselling and Friendly Visitor Programs have […]

Pathways Victoria – South Island Community Services Directory

A searchable database of Community Services available in the South Island  / Victoria region is available through Pathways Victoria-South Island.  

Online Community Health Directory

A collaboration between island health providers has developed and launched an online directory resource called FETCH – an acronym for “For Everything that’s Community Health”, on Salt Spring Island. The service is available at www.saltspring.fetchbc.ca.  FETCH is intended to provide a repository of easy to access information about health and social service related resources in […]

Chronic Pain Self Management

Seniors’ Wellness Van Excursions – February, 2019

Sunday, Feb 10th  – Ring in the Chinese New Year at the Gate of Harmonious Interest! Celebrate the year of the Pig with festivities including the Chinese Lion Dance Parade, cultural performances and a Kung Fu demonstration! We’ll lunch on Chinese food, maybe even dim sum! We’ll need to bring comfy chairs….Please note that ferry fees apply. […]