This is the best day of my whole life.
- a child's first picnic
The SOS Child, Youth and Family Centre, located at 245 West Hirst Avenue in Parksville, is a gathering place for the community. Our building provides a supportive and nurturing environment for the children, youth, adults and families of District 69.
The Child, Youth and Family Centre (CYFC) offers a variety of programs, support and services (free of charge) for the residents of District 69, including in-house programs, workshops and special events.
In addition, SOS provides information on and referrals to other services available in our community.
SOS programs and services are supported by over 350 volunteers, and are funded by the sale of donated goods through our Thrift Shop, cash donations, estate bequests, and fundraising activities.