Community Resources

Salt Spring Island Recycling Depot

The Salt Spring Island Recycling Depot is a central collection site for residents to drop off "blue box" materials including cardboard, paper, plastics and containers.more info

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349 Rainbow Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2M4
Phone: (250) 537-1200
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Salt Spring Salmon Enhancement Society

The Island Stream and Salmon Enhancement Society is a dedicated group of volunteers who work on all the creeks on Salt Spring Island.more info

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Box 289 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V9
Phone: (250) 537-8983
cell: (250) 537-7580
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Salt Spring Water Preservation Society

The Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and preservation of SSI's lakes and fresh water supplies.more info

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Box 555 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W3
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Service BC (Government Agent)

The Service BC office is the spot for all provincial government-related information and documents from marriage licence applications to BC medical coverage and the filing of residential tenancy disputes.more info

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343 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V4
Phone: (250) 537-5414
Fax: (250) 537-4361
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Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity (SOGI) Community Referral

These websites are resources for the LGBTQ community that provide services through peer chat room support and other resources within the community.more info

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Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA)

We speak for those who cannot speak for themselves.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Branch of the BCSPCA
Box 522 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W2
Phone: (250) 537-2123
Suspected Animal Cruelty Hotline: 1-855-662-7722
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The Cedars

The Cedars is second stage housing for women and children under Island Women Against Violence housing services.more info

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Island Women Against Violence
Salt Spring Island, BC
Phone: (250) 931-2032
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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

family history centre: 250.more info

Address / Contact Info
221 Vesuvius Bay Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1K3
building: (250) 537-1986
office: (250) 537-9523

Tourist Information and Visitor Centre

For locals and visitors alike, you'll find a wealth of information about Salt Spring as well as British Columbia.more info

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121 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T1
Phone: (250) 537-5252
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Transition Salt Spring

TSS is a community-led response to climate change and oil dependancy. We are a registered BC non-profit society and part of the global Transition Town movement. TSS supports community members whose vision is to work together to create resilience and vibrancy in our community. TSS projects, initiatives and events encourage environmentally sustainable practices and methods, including: organic food production, renewable energy, green building technologies, alternative transportation, water conservation, waste-avoidance, and green business practices. Join our mailing list to get news, updates and special invites from more info

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