New Youth Suicide Intervention Toolkits Available - Salt Spring Island

Community Health Notice posted: 14-Oct-2016 2:08 PM PDT

These toolkits were initiated and developed to help parents, caregivers and professionals, like teachers and healthcare providers, reach out to children and youth who may be at risk for suicide on Salt Spring Island, as well as for youth themselves.

Download the toolkits from Salt Spring Island Community Services website

Social Services - Food Security

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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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

Food Bank, Christmas Hampers and Brunch Program

Food is distributed to needy individuals and families via the Food Bank (10:30 am - 4:00 pm) and Brunch Program (9:30 am - 12:00 pm) on Tuesdays, in emergencies and with Christmas Hampers.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
Web Links Website Email

Island Natural Growers

Island Natural Growers welcomes everyone including farmers, gardeners, educators and consumers who share a vision for a local food system based on organic production methods.more info

Address / Contact Info
The Gulf Islands chapter of Canadian Organic Growers
106 Old Scott Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2L6
Phone: (250) 537-5511
Web Links Website

Salt Spring Seed Sanctuary Society

This non-profit society is dedicated to preserving our heritage seeds and plants.more info

Address / Contact Info
Phone: (250) 537-5269
Web Links Website Email