Day Programming Worker

Hours: 24/week 9-3 Wage Range: $25.05-$25.91/hour The Day Programming Worker assists participants with their physical, economic, vocational, recreational, social, emotional, and safety needs and their daily life skills development. Assists participants to achieve the greatest degree of independence and quality of life possible as laid out in their Individual Person-centered Planning. The Day Programming Worker […]

Day Programming Worker

Posted: August 25, 2023 Closing date/time: 4:00 pm Sept 4, 2023 Posting # 454 INTERNAL/EXTERNAL JOB POSTING Job Title: Day Programming Worker Term: Permanent Hours: 24/week 9-3 Wage Range: $25.05-$25.91/hour Classification: Community Support Worker, JJEP Wage Grid 10 Start Date: September 11, 2023 Job Summary: The Day Programming Worker assists participants with their physical, economic, […]

Island Infant Circle Fall 2023

Come create a circle of support with other parents! Sept 11- Welcome & Community Resources- Hannah Kahane, Family Place Program Coordinator Sept. 18 – Sleep Practices and Bedtime Routines- Angela Flegel, Childbirth Educator and Doula Sept. 25 – Basic First Aid and Fire Safety- SS Firefighters; Hayato Tanaka and Krystal Capranos Oct. 2 – Parental […]

Parent-Child Mother Goose Program Fall 2023

The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program is an interactive program for parents and children, birth to 6 years to share in the pleasure and power of songs, rhymes and stories. Come join us for Songs, Rhymes and Stories! Thurs.10:00 am – 11:30 p.m. Sept. 14 – Dec. 14, 2023 at the Salt Spring Public Library For […]

Family Place Prenatal Education

For the Third Trimester of Pregnancy Two Consecutive Sundays, 12:00- 4:00p.m. Sept. 24 & Oct. 1, 2023 With Angela Flegel, International Childbirth Educator 250-537-9176 or to register All Community Services are free of charge

Weekend In-Home Support

Island Community Services is looking for a compassionate team member to work with adults with support needs, in their home.  This is a 14 hours/week weekend position either Saturday/Sunday 8am – 3pm or Saturday/Sunday 3pm – 10pm. Successful applicant can choose which option suits them best. Start date is August 5th. Qualities we are looking […]

The Nourishing Circle

Feeding Support from Birth to Weaning Tuesdays 1:00 – 2:30 PM July 4 – August 22, 2023 Drop in at Family Place and meet with our Public Health Nurse and Family Place Staff For more info:  Family Place 250-537-9176

Parent-Child Mother Goose

The Parent-Child Mother Goose Program is for parents, caregivers and children, birth to 6 years old, to share in the pleasure and power of songs, rhymes and stories together. Join us in the backyard at Family Place for a time of fun together. Fridays 10:00 – 11:00 AM July 7 – August 25, 2023 For […]

It’s a Strawberry Moon – Mural Reveal

The courtyard behind The Core Building of Island Community Services on McPhillips Avenue has been transformed into a representation of the Strawberry Moon by artist Charlene Johnny. With the aid of a generous grant from the Salt Spring Island Foundation Indigenous Priorities Fund, Island Community Services was able to engage the artist to design and […]

Summer Harvest Programs in Action to Alleviate Hunger

The 2023 Farmers’ Market Nutritional Coupon Program kicked off this month helping to alleviate some of the effects of rising food costs for low income earners on Salt Spring. The Coupon Program is provided by Island Community Services in partnership with the Tuesday Farmers’ Market. That, in tandem with the Harvest Farm in the Burgoyne […]