News & Information
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]
    The Great Canadian Giving Challenge is here! Every $1 you donate before July 1st is an automatic entry for us to win $10,000! (minimum $3 donation required). The more you give, the more chances for us to win. And when we win, Golden wins, because all of the money that we raise will [read more]
On Wednesday, May 27th, your Golden Family Center Men’s Services program will be showing a series of Ted Talks and film excerpts focusing on the human-wilderness experience, ‘man caves’, and what draws both men and women to experience the wild. Ted Talks will involve experiences transitioning from urban to wilderness, and a youth conservationist; as [read more]
Dear Men of Golden: Your Golden Family Center Men’s Services team is looking for local Men to help define and understand men’s support services in your community (e.g. parental leave, service clubs, motorsport clubs, counselling support, addictions services, outdoor groups, music jams, etc).  We would like to know which support services you are already using, [read more]
The Golden Family Center will close for the holidays starting December 24 at noon and will open again on Monday, January 5th 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 [read more]