News & Information

text-icon Every Wednesday, starting March 21st, Drop-In Counselling services will be available at a Clinic held at the Golden Family Center.  We all face challenges in life, and there are times when we need a calm and non-judgmental space to share our concerns, to be heard and to plan next steps.

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The Compassion Project is an art show created for the purpose of sparking curiosity about values, beliefs and assumptions surrounding drug use in your community. Community members who volunteered to participate in the project were asked, “How do you want to be understood?” and “What is it like to be you?” The collection of stories, [read more]
The Golden Family Center Office will be closed for the holidays from December 23 to January 1 inclusive.  We will be open again on Tuesday, January 2 at 1:00 pm. Some staff may be working during this time. If you have a pre-planned appointment, your counsellor will meet you at the door of the office. [read more]
We’d like to say a big Thank You to Nate and Jana Briggs for their generous donation to the Golden Family Center and the people it serves. Nate and Jana took on the organization of this year’s Kicking Horse Cup – a three stage road race – that took place on August 19-20, 2017.  Nate [read more]
10th Annual Bryan Englehart Memorial Golden Triangle Poker Run The Golden Family Center would like to send out a huge thank you to all the riders and supporters of the annual Bryan Englehart Memorial Golden Triangle motorcycle run.  Thank you to Andrew Englehart for your ongoing commitment to this event, and to the Wolf’s Den [read more]
Everyday, we see lives around us being changed and lost to overdose. Overdose does not discriminate, it could be you or someone you love, a friend, colleague or your neighbour. This year on International Overdose Awareness Day, Golden needs your support. Get involved to prevent the tragedy of overdose. Knowing the drugs you take, its [read more]
The Glacier Raft Company in Golden very generously donated a River Rafting trip to a number of youth who work with the Golden Family Center. Together with Glacier Raft Company staff and Golden Family Center staff, the youth enjoyed a wonderful day on the Kicking Horse. A huge thanks to Glacier Raft Company for giving [read more]
A big thank you to Canwest Propane in Golden for their support of all programs at the Golden Family Center! Canwest Propane held their annual customer appreciation BBQ on Friday, August 18, and has donated all funds raised from propane refills and raffle tickets to the Golden Family Center. Customers also made donations to the [read more]