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We would like to thank local artist Karen Brodie for loaning some of her amazing artwork to grace the walls of our reception area for a while! If you would like to see more of Karen’s beautiful pieces, check out her website Karen Brodie Designs   [read more]
Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) Registration dead-line is November 10. This 2 day local ASIST training opportunity is facilitated by CMHA-Kootenays and is brought to you by the Golden Community Social Services Coop. The training is intended for youth, seniors, volunteers and those who work in the nonprofit sector. Workshop dates: November 23 & [read more]
Article courtesy of Justin Telfer: 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 so much for your donations and most importantly for your kind words of support in the work that we [read more]
Article courtesy of Magi Scallion – Golden Ultra race organizer. Golden Ultra’s vertical KM is enough of a challenge for most people; climbing more than 1000m in less than 5 km, with some sections that are so steep you can’t see more than 5m ahead of you when you look up. Hiking (maybe running) up [read more]
Women and girls are invited to come together and create prayer flags in honour of Take Back the Night. Take Back the Night raises awareness of violence against women. The collection of prayer flags will be hung along the river path – the route that the Take Back the Night walking procession will take. Materials [read more]
A great, big, comfy Thank You to the Barraults at BrandSource for donating this chair for our reception area. Everyone who comes here and who works here enjoys sitting in it!           [read more]
    Simple, fun, speech-focused activities – FREE. Games, crafts, and songs. All Summer Long! Tuesday Mornings 10:30 – 12:00 @ The Early Years Centre – Right Downtown – across from ReMax For more info contact: Shelly Wadden: goldenecdc@gmail.com or Rhonda Smith: rhonda.s@goldenfamilycenter.bc.ca [read more]
Every $1 you donate to the Golden Family Center before July 1st is an automatic entry for us to win $10,000! (minimum $3 donation required).  All money raised will go towards supporting our many counselling and support services for kids, youth and families. The Golden Family Center has partnered with CanadaHelps.org for our donations. A [read more]