KIDS Winter coats for children of all ages can be dropped off at Dual Mountain
Drycleaners, both locations, at Market Pavillion and Function Junction. Coats
are accessed by anyone in need through the Re-Use It Centre. Contact WCSS
604-932-0113 or Jane Pratt 604-935-7500.
WHISTLER Financial assistance is provided to local financially restricted families
so “all kids can play”. For info call Sheila Mozes at 604-905-9393 or
604-938-3133 ext. 350, or Janet McDonald 604-932-0113. For Pemberton call
PARENT INFANT DROP-IN Facilitated by Caprii Mohammed, Public Health Nurse.
Every Monday 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Coast Garibaldi Pemberton Health Centre,
1403 Portage Road. Call 604-894-6939 for info.
PARENT-TOT DROP-IN Mon., Wed. and Thurs. 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. at 1357 Aster
Street. Call 604-894-6101.
AND FROM WHISTLER Seats are available in the Jack Bell Foundation
carpool/vanpool service between Squamish and Whistler. For further information
please call 1-888-593-7433 or
DAY CARE Affordable daycare for children 30 months to school age, seven days a
week from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Locals and visitors, flexible schedules, drop-ins
welcome at MY Millennium Place. Call to confirm availability 604-935-8415.
EMERGENCY SOCIAL SERVICES ESS provides short-term assistance to Whistler
residents during declared emergencies. For more info or to join our
organization, please contact our ESS Coordinator at 604 905 9393 or
YOUTH CENTRE Now open at My Place. Activities include ping pong, pool table,
Playstation, Nintendo, Internet access, big screen projection TV, day and
overnight trips and tons of other activities. 604-935-8187.
COMMUNITY SERVICES Non-profit society that supports and promotes social sustainability
in Whistler with programs and services to assist community members in meeting
their needs and enhancing their lives. Donations over $25 receive charitable
tax receipts. 604-932-0113 or www.mwcss.org.
BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT Have you recently suffered the loss of a loved one? If you
are interested in a bereavement support group contact Whistler Community
Services at 604-932-0113.
CAREER COUNSELLING Looking for help with career direction? Call the Whistler
Employment Resource Centre at 604-932-5922 ext. 23.
ELIZABETH MANSO VISITING VOLUNTEERS Offer support for the incapacitated that
need help and comfort. IN case of confinement to home, either terminal or
temporary the group can be called upon for assistance at 6o4-932-0113.
RESOURCE CENTRE Computer and internet access, job postings, and employment
resources. Open Mon. to Fri. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the Chamber office above the
Visitor Information Centre. Call 604-932-5922, ext. 23.
BANK Open 1
Monday each month from 11 a.m. to 1
p.m., beside the Our Lady of Mountains Catholic Church at the end of Lorimer
Road. Donations welcome!
RE-USE IT CENTRE Open daily, 10 a.m.- 5:30 p.m. at the recycling depot in
Function Junction selling donated clothing, furniture, books and household
items. All donated items must be clean, in good shape and working order.
PARENT INFANT DROP-IN Provides social support and info to new moms. Meet on
Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Whistler Health Care Centre.
OUTREACH WORKERS Provide free, confidential support to youth and young adults.
You talk, we listen. Call Claire 604-902-0670 or Greg 604-938-3902.