Strong Start has gone virtual!

Strong Start Online!
Monday, Wednesday & Friday’s

10:00am – 11:00am
Contact Pati @ for more info.

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WEGCSS is here!

Our offices are still closed to the public for Covid 19 safety, but we are here, creating & coordinating programs for the Slocan Valley. Please call, email or knock loudly to reach us Mon.-Fri. 9:00am-4:00pm

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Food Bank

The Slocan Valley Food Cupboard is open the first and third Thursday of each month, 11:00am-3:00pm

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The Learning Centre is open on Wednesdays

New hours. Covid 19 safety protocols in place. Wednesday 8:30am-4:00pm

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WEGCSS is hiring!

We have a summer student position available as Food Bank Garden Assistant If you’re interested check out the details through the links in this post, or through the job board menu at the top of the page and apply by June 18th. We look forward to hearing from you.

Covid Safety Plan

WEGCSS is committed to ensuring the health and wellness of all staff, volunteers, partners, and patrons. The goal of this document is to outline the exposure and risks involved concerning COVID-19 and how we as an organization will respond to those risks. The following document will outline the risks involved, information from health authorities, and

Learning Centre New Hours

HOURS: Wednesday 8.30am – 4pm Please note the open hours and first-come-first-serve limited number of patrons in the space at one time. These physical distancing and other measures are intended to minimize risk of possible virus transmission. Patrons will be limited to two at once inside the Learning Centre and will be asked to use

Friendly Caller Program

A phone support program for vulnerable or isolated people in the Slocan Valley Our trained volunteers will call you within a few days for a friendly chat, and to ask if you need help with food, medicine or other supply deliveries. If you like we can register you and set up a weekly check-in call