News & Information
The boards and executive directors of Golden’s largest non-profit social service agencies are pleased to announce the creation of the Golden Community Social Services Co-op (GCSSC).  The GCSSC is an innovative and collaborative effort between the Golden Community Resources Society, the Golden Family Center, the Golden Women’s Resource Centre, and the Golden Food Bank Society. [read more]
Living in Parson or in the Blaeberry? We are coming to you! Join us at the Parson Parent ‘n Tot program or the Blaeberry Play Group. There is no cost. Parson Parent ‘n Tot When: Every Thursday from February 18 – March 10 Where: Parson Kids Club What time: 12:30 – 2:30 pm Host: Meadow [read more]
                We would like to say a big Thank You to the Golden Dental Centre and its patients for their generous donation to the Golden Family Center! Donations help us extend our programs and services in areas where government funding does not reach. Thank you for helping us [read more]
We would like to say a big Thank You to the Kicking Horse Country Chamber of Commerce and Mountain Iron Contracting! Sponsorship funds raised by the Kicking Horse Country Chamber of Commerce during the 2015 Santa Parade were given out in the form of prizes for the best three floats. The float winners were able [read more]
The Golden Family Center will close for the holidays starting December 23 and will open again on Monday, January 4th in the new year. If you have a pre-arranged appointment during this time, your counsellor will meet you at the door. ** If needed, you will find emergency contact numbers on our Contact page. [read more]
Join us at our Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, October 21st, at 4:30 pm. Our AGM will take place in the Family Center Group room – the first door on your left at the top of the stairs. In case you have not been at the Golden Family Center before, we are located in the [read more]
On September 12, 2015, 42 riders came out in support of the 8th annual Golden Poker Run in memory of Bryan Englehart. The run was organized by Andrew Englehart and $1300 was raised for Youth programs at the Golden Family Center. The Golden Family Center would like to express its heartfelt thanks to Andrew and [read more]
We are looking for volunteers who are interested in training to become a ‘Roots of Empathy’ Instructor. Roots of Empathy is an evidence-based classroom program (Kindergarten to Grade 8) that has shown significant effect in reducing levels of aggression among schoolchildren by raising social/emotional competence and increasing empathy. At the heart of the program are [read more]