Social Services

Canadian Federation of University Women

The Salt Spring Island branch of the CFUW is part of an international organization of women who are university graduates or who have an equivalent qualification.more info

Address / Contact Info
Ursula Livingston: (250) 537-8561
Linda Counsell: (250) 653-2424

Canadian Pension Plan (CPP) and Old Age Security (OAS)

Canadian Pension Plan provides retirement pension, disability benefits, death benefit, children's benefits, and survivor's pension.more info

Address / Contact Info
Service Canada
toll free: 1-800-277-9914
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Centre for Child Honouring

We provide resources and best practices about the universal needs of children in their formative early years.more info

Address / Contact Info
P.O. Box 737
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W3
Phone: (250) 931-3190
Fax: (250) 931-3192
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Children Who Witness Abuse

Counselling and support for children who have witnessed abuse in their homes.more info

Address / Contact Info
Island Women Against Violence (IWAV)
Box 376 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W1
Phone: (250) 538-5569
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Choices Too Services Ltd.

Choices is a Day Program and Supported Employment program for adults who are intellectually challenged.more info

Address / Contact Info
225 Wildwood Crescent
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2N7
Store: (250) 537-1115
office: (250) 537-1954
Fax: (250) 538-1700

Community Gardens

Community Community volunteers manage a permaculture demonstration garden on Community Services grounds.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9971
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Community Initiatives Day Programming

Community Initiatives provides day programming for adults who are intellectually challenged.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9971
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Community Living British Columbia

Community Living BC delivers support and services to adults with developmental disabilities and their families in British Columbia.more info

Address / Contact Info
220-174 Wilson Street
, Victoria, BC, V9A 7N6
toll free: 1-877-660-2522
Fax: (250) 952-4203
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Community Living Summer Program

The Summer Program provides a structured activity-based day program for children with mental challenges.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services
268 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2K6
Phone: (250) 537-9971
Fax: (250) 537-9974
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Copper Kettle Community Partnership

Copper Kettle offers people without homes or shelter, emergency supplies (i.e. tents, sleeping bags, warm clothing, and food).more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 537-5863