The COVID pandemic has presented unique challenges and opportunities for young people in the Comox Valley. This session was co-designed and co-facilitated with youth from our community as part of their school experience. To view the report click here
At our March meeting, we will be providing input into our Comox Valley-wide Poverty Assessment and Reduction Strategy through a virtual conversation. We will be using a tool-kit that the consultants for the strategy are providing for community groups to give input. It is an opportunity to discuss poverty experiences, issues and opportunities, and […]
Attend the Comox Valley Social Planning Society meeting on March 2, 2021 – we will providing our input through a virtual conversation. Click here for the meeting information. Read all about the Poverty Reduction Strategy Click here
[The pdf. version of this document can be accessed by clicking on the PDF text just below. If I were you, I’d go straight to the pdf and download it. That way you’ll get the pictures and all the goodies!] PDF Exploring Social Planning in the Comox Valley: Where to From Here? Nov 7, 2019 […]
The CV Social Planning Society will be holding their AGM on Tuesday Oct 13 from Noon to 1PM via Zoom. Please mark your calendars now! You will be receiving an agenda, our Annual Report and information about how to register for the Zoom within the next 10 days.
We are honoured & privileged to live & work on the traditional territory of the Ko’moks First Nation. CV Social Planning Society Meeting Meeting Notes Tuesday September 3, 2019 Present: Bunny Shannon; Pam Munroe; Joanne Schroeder: Betty Tate; Arzeena Hamir; Wendy Morin; Vickie Brown; Sheila McDonnell; Edwin Grieve; Stephanie McGowan, John Higgenbotham, Cliff […]
Briefing notes download .
From: Halena – Living Wage for Families <firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject: Living Wage Key Messages for Fair Wages Commission Consultation Date: May 21, 2019 at 4:13:24 PM PDT To: Halena – Living Wage for Families <email@example.com> Hello supporters of the living wage, As you may know, the provincial government’s Fair Wages Commission is currently holding a […]
What must be kept in mind when thinking about the living wage is that it’s calculated for a family of four with TWO people making the living wage. The drop in child care costs would affect this category of people making their lives more affordable to some extent, but it would not affect single people […]