"Learn to achieve with Air Cadets"
Welcome to 848 Royal Roads RCACS, a non-profit youth organization for Canadians from 12 to 18 years of age. The air cadet branch of the Canadian Cadet Organization (CCO) is a partnership between the Air Cadet League (ACL) of Canada, the Department of National Defence (DND) and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF).
Additional information can be found at the National Site.
We are a non-profit organization and a lead provider of before and after school programs, youth justice programs and other youth and family services in Greater Victoria.
Boys and Girls Club Services of Greater Victoria - 3900 Metchosin Road, Victoria, B.C. V9B 2S3 - phone: 250-478-7813
We exist to give hope to youth of Victoria by helping them reach their potential. Youth welcome regularly on Fridays and Saturdays.
The award is a non-competitive programme in which participants set and achieve personal goals for community service, skills, fitness and adventure. It is a great way to expolore new interests and try new challenges you might not have done otherwise, and even stretch your 'comfort zone'. The award is open to all young Canadians aged 14 years to 24 years old.
"Providing Opportunities for People of All Ages in the Sooke Region."
Mission: It is the mission to partner with students, parents and the Community to build a safe supportive and challenging learning environment that enables people to make a living, make a life, and make a difference.
This society manages:
- Sooke Community Theatre
- Sooke Youth Council
- Sooke Region Literary Project
- Youth Friendly Community Project
and is involved with:
- Sooke Co-operative Association of Service Agencies (CASA)
- Sooke Youth Service Providers Network (YSPN)
Today's Guiding is a safe, inclusive, all-girl environment that invites girls to challenge themselves, find their voice, meet new friends and make a difference in the world. Ages range from Sparks (Ages 5 - 6), Brownies (Ages 7 - 8), Guides (Ages 9 - 11), Pathfinders (Ages 12 - 14), Rangers (Ages 15 - 17).
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Island Parent Magazine is a monthly publication that honours and supports parents by providing information on resources and businesses for families, and a forum for the exchange of ideas and opinions.
Check out the current Family Resource Guide available on the website as well.
Located near Colwood Corners in Victoria at 1767 Island Highway, these facilities offer a great variety of recreational experiences.
The Recreation Centre offers:
- Arena with bleacher seats
- Swimming pool with 8 lanes, diving board, adventure pool with spray tools and a water slide
- Swirl pool/Sauna/Steam Room
- Weight Room
- Childminding/Preschool/Out of School Care
- Curling Rink
- Galleon Room
- Licensed Lookout Lounge
- Meeting Rooms.
The Lower Park offers:
- The Q Centre arena
- Juan de Fuca Golf Course
- Kinsmen Fieldhouse
- Kids Cottage.
Park amenities are:
- Rotary Play Park
- Playing Fields
- Ball Diamonds
- Beach Volleyball
- Tennis Courts
- Paul Valentine Memorial Basketball Courts
- Lacrosse Box
- Lawn Bowling
- BMX Track
- Jogging Trail
- Picnic Shelter.
A ten bed emergency shelter for youth 13 - 18. A safe place to go when you can't go home. Referrals accepted from anyone in the community call ahead to check bed availability. Youth friendly counsellors provide support, meals, laundry and hygiene supplies. Youth & Family mediation available. Contact: 250-386-8282.
We offer a program for 9 to 13 year old boys and girls who wish to learn citizenship, leadership, discipline, self respect, and respect of others in a fun and safe environment with a nautical theme. Navy League Cadets go boating, camping, learn First Aid, Drill and Sports.
Our Place is an inner-city community centre serving Greater Victoria's most vulnerable: working poor, impoverished elderly, mentally and physically challenged, addicted and the homeless. Individuals and businesses provide the majority of financial support for our programs and services. Our Place serves over 1200 meals per day and provides hot shower, free clothing, counselling and outreach services, plus 45 transitional housing units. Most importantly, we provide a sense of hope and belonging to our neighbours in need. Contact: 250-388-7112.
Each year we mentor 1700 young people from all walks of life as they learn to sail a tall ship with SALTS! We provide "training, by the sea, for life!"
Scouts have fun adventures discovering new things and experiences they would not discover elsewhere. Along the way they develop into capable, confident and well rounded individuals, better prepared for success in the world. Dollar for dollar our programs provide significant value. Ages range from Beaver Scouts (Ages 5 - 7), Cub Scouts (Ages 8 - 10), Scouts (Ages 11 - 14), Venturer Scouts (Ages 14-17, Rover Scouts (Ages 18 - 26).
Located a beautiful 35 minute drive from Victoria, or two minutes from the center of Sooke at 2168 Phillips Road, SEAPARC's facilities have something for everyone, including:
- Aquatic Centre includes a 6-lane, 25 metre competition pool, leisure pool, swirl pool, sauna and pool viewing area
- Skating Arena with NHL regulation size ice rink, with capacity for 3,500 people, area dry floor during the summer
- Multi purpose room for dance, aerobics, yoga and events
- Three additional multi purpose rooms (capacity for 90 and 28 people)
- Skate park and baseball diamond
- Sooke Bike Park
- SEAPARC also hosts a great birthday party!
The vision is to provide comprehensive and inclusive services for children, youth and families in the Western Communities, Sooke and Port Renfrew.
- Early Years Centre
- Children and Family Drop-in Programs
- Kingfisher Preschool
- Prenatal Education Outreach
- Children Resource and Referral (CCRR)
- Toy and Resource Lending Library
- Family Support Program Family Development
- Supported Access Program
- Urgent Short Term Treatment & Assessment (USTAT)
- Community Living (PSI) Service.
The Sooke Youth Council is a group of young people 13 - 21 facilitating new opportunities for youth to be leaders in grassroots community action and regional decision-making in Sooke.
Mission: Improving the perception and outlook of Sooke through Youth engagement in positive progress.
Objectives: To initiate and organize a host of new events and initiatives, such as concerts and monthly film nights.
The Sooke Youth Show Choir was started in January 2013 by Sarah Wilson. It continues to grow thanks to the support of various community organizations!
Mission statement: of YES is two fold. First, to assist youth to remove themselves from the high risk environment of the street and make the transition to healthier and more constructive life situations and Second, to help youth and families make positive choices, which will prevent involvement in at risk behavior or connection with the street scene.
Youth for Christ Victoria is a Christian Charitable Organization that partners with churches, businesses, individuals and community groups to reach out to youth with the love of Jesus Christ.
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