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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]
Parent ‘n Tot explores the parks Wednesdays from 10:30 am – noon Meet at the Park Rain or Shine Wednesday, April 27, 2016 “Train Park” – down towards the airport Wednesday, May 4, 2016 “Soccer Field Park” – up Selkirk Heights Wednesday, May 11, 2016 “Clown Park” Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Alexander Park Drive Park [read more]
The Golden Community Social Services Co-op is looking at hiring a Coordination, Communication, and Fundraising Specialist. Responsibilities include planning, developing, and implementing organizational support, communication strategies, and fundraising activities required to carry out the objectives of the Golden Community Social Services Co-op. For complete job description, job requirements and application instructions, check the listing on: [read more]
Living and coping in the aftermath of suicide. Read this powerful story here: http://www.nanaimobulletin.com/news/372590771.html?mobile=true [read more]