Bridges for Women Society provides support, education and employment training for women who have been impacted by trauma, violence, abuse and/or neglect, to reclaim their lives and build economic security. We also offer trauma informed employment programs, an online program, personal and career assessments, counselling, one on one support, career exploration, job development, mentoring, upgrading with Camosun College, and support with accessing the single parent employment initiative. We are located at 6625 Sooke Road (in the Worklink office).
Every day in British Columbia and the Yukon about 67 people are diagnosed with cancer and about 27 people will die. But there is also good news. BC has the lowest incidence of cancer and cancer deaths largely due to prevention strategies and excellent cancer care.
The Canadian Cancer Society is committed to eradicating cancer and improving the lives of people with cancer.
Canadian Blood Services is a not-for-profit charitable organization that manages the blood supply in all provinces and territories outside of Quebec. Annually, Canadian Blood Services collects over 900,000 whole blood donations and delivers products to more than 700 hospital customers with every donation going on to save lives. We currently have one permanent site located in Victoria and various mobile clinics located throughout the Greater Victoria Area including one every 56 days in Sooke.
The Canadian Cancer Society is a national, community-based organization of volunteers whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
For more information check out their BC website.
Imagine an innovative elder culture that approaches looming issues in sustainability and health care in an entirely new way. Our aim is to provide the mutual support to flourish, living in an optimal range of human functioning for the rest of our lives. Canadian Senior Cohousing combines the well-established international model of senior cohousing with new ideas for active aging here in Canada.
Building Bridges supports children, youth and adults with disabilities and their families in Sooke and surrounding areas.
Through individually focused planning, Building Bridges Community Support empowers individuals with disabilities to achieve their maximum potential.
Building Bridges Community Support envisions filling the gaps in service for individuals with disabilities in Sooke and Surrounding area. This includes offering a continuum of supports and services for the individual and their support system.
The purpose of the Sooke Region Literacy Project is to build community and help people in the Sooke Region achieve the sense of empowerment that goes along with literacy. Our community development work is aimed at enhancing, coordinating and creating literacy programs in the Sooke Region, from East Sooke to Port Renfrew, making sure that everyone has access to the learning opportunities they need to fulfill their full potential.
If you are looking for a safe and secure "home away from home", look no further! At Piccadilly Daycare your child can learn, play and grow in a fun-loving and caring environment. I am fully licensed and enrollment is always within Provincial Guidelines to ensure your children receive the individualized attention they deserve. I am not your typical "babysitter". I am a Professional Daycare Provider and practicing nurse, with a loving passion for my work, which shines through in my program for the children.
The Library's mission is to enrich lives and communities through universal access to knowledge, lifelong learning, and literacy. The Sooke Branch of the Vancouver island Regional Library (VIRL) provides programs, information and support. We have free access computers and helpful staff. Come visit us at 2065 Anna Marie Road, Sooke, B.C.