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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]
    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]
Living and coping in the aftermath of suicide. Read this powerful story here: http://www.nanaimobulletin.com/news/372590771.html?mobile=true [read more]
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]
    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]