FREE Access to Online TBRI Training Materials

FREE Access to Online TBRI Training Materials

The Karen Purvis Institute of Child Development has made two of their online training courses, TBRI 101: A Self-Guided Course in Trust-Based Relationships and TBRI as well as Trauma Informed Classrooms accessible free of charge through August 31, 2020! As well, all of...
Empowered to Connect simulcast In Your Home

Empowered to Connect simulcast In Your Home

This year Show Hope is offering families and professionals the opportunity to view the Empowered to Connect Conference recordings from 2018 or 2019 at their own pace and in the comfort of their own homes! This has never happened before and provides a fantastic,...

Parksville Thrift Store Renovations and Reopening!

The Salvation Army Parksville Thrift Store on Island Hwy W. will be closing for renovations on Thursday, April 25th. Keep your eye on our Facebook pages and PBQ News and your ear on 88.5fm The Beach for information about our huge clear-out sales. Then, mark your...

The Importance of Understanding Childhood Trauma

Maybe you’ve heard it as well, experts have started saying that if we want to effectively address issues like the fentanyl crisis in our communities, we need to start addressing trauma. Trauma ca be defined as life experiences that are deeply distressing or...

Capacity Boost from Food Banks Canada Grant

In addition to grants received from Food Banks BC, in 2018 our Food Bank was also the recipient of a grant from Food Banks Canada and Walmart which provided us with a new loading access walkway leading to our walk in freezer and funding for back-up drivers. These...