News & Information
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]
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]

text-icon We would like to invite you to come and meet Mike Symons, who is the new Coordinator for the Golden Youth Centre (a program of the Golden Community Resources Society) and who has taken on the roles of Men's Services Program (Boys to Men) Coordinator and Male Teen Group Facilitator (programs of the Golden Family Center).

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Wednesday, October 29th Parent ‘n Tot Halloween Party 10:30 – noon at the Rec Plex Come dressed-up if you like! There will be a parade across the stage with small prizes for all. Cookie making with all our Halloween cookie cutters. Wednesday, November 5th Parent ‘n Tot visits the Early Years Centre 10:30 – noon [read more]
Join us at our Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, October 15th, 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]