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Successful Transitions to Adulthood: A Guide...

We’ve been working hard helping our members become successful adults for a long time – 55 years to be exact - and we’ve learned a thing or two along the way. Here's a guide to what we've discovered are the best ways to help children and youth transition into happy, healthy and productive adults...

Strong Girl

From Floods to Fires: It Takes a Community to Raise a Family.

Tataa

It has been a challenging summer for us, across the province, and in the Okanagan. It wasn’t so long ago that we were dealing with flooding to the homes and businesses on the shores of our communities. Now, with summer drawing to an end, we continue to deal with the fallout of a dreadful year for forest fires across BC. The smoky skies have reinforced that this was not a “normal” summer, yet communities across B.C. have shown to be stronger than ever...

Youth at Work

Diane For WebsiteDo you remember your first summer job? I sure do. My first job was at summer camp and I couldn’t believe I was being paid to be there. You see, I had started as a camper and was counting down the years until I could be a counselor. I was paid $25...