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Seniors

-Seniors Advocate speaks at Seniors Conference, March 9, 2017

-Seniors Conference, March 8, 2017

-Girls Learning Code workshop, November 16, 2016

Age-friendly housing forum June 30, 2016

Forum focuses on age-friendly housing, June 16, 2016   

Awareness day shines light on elder abuse, June 9, 2016

Age-friendly focus groups in the works, June 2, 2016

Resources for staying safe February 18, 2016 

Safety for aging in place February 17, 2016

Reflections on ageism, July 30, 2015

Major Contributions, June 4, 2015

Overdue showdown at the Seniors’ Corral, May 28, 2015

Seniors advocate pitches low-interest financing option May 28, 2015

Seniors advocate to report on housing options, May 14, 2015

Unseen survivors: violence against older women, March 6, 2015

First seniors advocate draws huge crowd, Jan. 22, 2015

Town hall meeting Jan. 20, Jan. 12, 2015

Beyond the buggy: grandparents and preschool grandchildren Jan. 8, 2015

Connections for seniors, Oct. 16, 2014

Seniors underserved on the Sunshine Coast June 26, 2014

Grey Tsunami makes seniors’ planning imperative, May 8 2014

Seniors’ fall prevention awareness week, Nov. 8, 2011

 

211

BC 211 looking for more callers, April 2, 2015

Coasters can now call 2-1-1, March 7, 2014

211 Help Line expands to Sunshine Coast, Feb. 23, 2014

Referral line coming to Coast, Jan. 3, 2014

 

Progress Plan

Progress Plan launched, March 13, 2015

Women’s mixer and fundraiser for Dianne Whelan, Feb. 12, 2015

Progress Plan nearing recommendation stage, Jan. 8, 2015

Choosing child care, Oct. 9, 2014

SCCS turns 40 years old, Sept. 25, 2014

Add your voice to make a difference, Sept. 18, 2014

Searching for child care: a personal story, Sept. 4, 2015

Project finish line in sight, July 24, 2014

Three projects receive funding, July 11, 2014

Building connections and networks, June 19, 2014

Taking action to meet local needs, May 29, 2014

Why quality child care matters, May 8, 2014

Early childhood care and education available, April 18, 2014

Progress Plan: taking action together, Feb. 17, 2014

Leader for change, Nov. 27, 2013

Travel training available, August 18, 2013

Community invited to take action, May 24, 2013

Plan pinpoints economic problems, Jan 4, 2013

Upping the economic wellbeing of women, July 6, 2012

 

Community Resource Centre

Women in Focus: Cheryl Mcnicol February 24, 2016

Resource Centre lands federal grant, January 7, 2016 

$168,000 grant to help connect Coast self-employed women January 6, 2016

Volunteer service offers assistance, Feb. 28, 2014

It’s time for the 5th Ruby Slipper fundraiser, Feb. 14, 2014

Youth centre seeks input from teens, Oct. 18, 2013

Immigrants need our support to make them welcome, June 21, 2013

Meetings to start for cancer support group, March 8, 2013

Open house celebrates shared location, March 1, 2013

Cancer support group coming to the Coast, Jan 25, 2013

Important SCCSS employee honoured Oct 12, 2012

Understanding the childcare crisis on the Coast June 1, 2012

Sechelt provides funding May 27, 2012

Coast lawyer lauded for pro bono work, March 30, 2012

CRC funding restored Feb. 18, 2012

Free financial help for Coasters, Feb. 18, 2012

Tom Watson – an inspirational success story, Feb. 17, 2012

Funding struggles cut summer hours, computer lab, July 18, 2010

Challenges for CRC staff May 14, 2010

 

The Local newspaper CRC Links

Seniors

Elder abuse by the numbers, Aug 5, 2015

Overcoming ageism, July 29, 2015

Heard about the Seniors Planning Table?, June 9, 2015

Seniors’ Housing report featured at meeting, May 26, 2015

Will YOU volunteer to help seniors?, May 20, 2015 

Seniors’ housing in the spotlight, May 13, 2015

Seniors’ Housing Event, March 11, 2015 

Coast woman named to advisory council, Feb. 25, 2015

Housing for seniors a top issue, advocate says, Jan. 28, 2015

Seniors’ Advocate here Jan. 20, Jan. 14, 2015

Calling all seniors, Dec. 23, 2014 

Seniors connections on the coast, Oct. 8, 2014

Bond between grandparents and grandkids benefits both, Aug. 20, 2014

Seniors “Better at Home” Dec. 4, 2013

 

Vancouver Sun CRC links

Seniors

Daphne Bramham: Appropriate, affordable seniors housing urgently needed, May 22, 2015