SGI Community Resource Centre

Your one stop shop for island resources
COVID-19 Information: 

Employment services available by phone.

The SGI Community Resource Centre on Pender Island has been working with the Pender Island Emergency Program and several Pender community organizations to create a HELP LINE for residents.
250-629-3665 MONDAY – FRIDAY 10AM TO 4PM ONLY
The Island Kindness project has been set up to help support members of our community who are self-isolating or in quarantine with basic out-of-home errands. We are still looking for volunteers to help.

What we can do:

• Pick up and deliver groceries that have ALREADY BEEN PAID FOR (we can take your order too)
• Pick up and deliver prescriptions that have ALREADY BEEN PAID FOR (must be called into the Pharmacy)
• Pick up and deliver other items that have ALREADY BEEN PAID FOR or have no cost
• Daily extended chat over the phone (companionship)
• Animal support - walking or caring for animals
• Outdoor activities such as gardening, wood chopping (with physical distancing - 2 meters or more)

The Southern Gulf Islands Community Resource Centre (SGICRC) is a not-for-profit, multi-service Island community organization.  It offers a broad range of educational, social, cultural, Edu-tourism and capacity-building programs to local area residents across the four Southern Gulf Islands of Pender, Saturna, Mayne and Galiano.

The Centre has grown significantly in its short lifespan and is playing a vital role in the lives of community members of all ages.  It currently offers programs and services for youth, adults, and seniors including Volunteer Programs, a Community Justice Program, Computer Courses for Seniors, Career Development Services, Southern Gulf Islands event calendars, and activity space rentals. Having initiated several partnerships with a variety of community organizations, the Centre continues to build services for and with the community including senior’s technology courses, job boards and social service assistance.

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Box 164
Pender Island, BC
V0N 2M0

  (250) 629-3665

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