Associations

Sooke  Arts Council
Business Name
Business Genre
Business Principal
Art
Business Description

The Mandate and Purpose of the Sooke Arts Council

  • To encourage creative participation in and excellence in the arts
  • To encourage the development of opportunities to perform and exhibit the arts
  • Act as a clearing house for information on the arts
  • Bring to the attention of local, regional, provincial, and federal authorities the artistic needs of the community

The arts council embraces all forms of the arts: visual arts (painting, sculpture, fabric art, pottery, glass, photography, etc); performing arts (theatre groups, choirs, orchestras, dance, etc.) and any other forms of art which may present themselves.

Membership is encouraged from all walks of life. Not only are artists welcome but any member of the community who appreciates artistic endeavours and who can actively contribute to the arts community as a whole.

Become a SCAC member and support the arts in your community. The boundaries of SCAC extend from Port Renfrew, Jordan River, Shirley, Otter Point, Sooke and East Sooke.

It is a registered not-for-profit society funded by the BC Arts council and the District of Sooke.

 

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
250-642-7169
Business Address
2403 Church Road, Sooke, BC
V9Z 0E4
Sooke Autism Support Society
Business Principal
Sherri Palle
Business Description

We are a group of proactive parents working collaboratively with family, neighbours, community, education & autism professionals, school districts, government, and private associations to create happiness and success for their children with Autism.

  • Making Connections
  • Sharing Information
  • Finding Solutions

We encourage and look forward to the contributions of all SASS members in a variety of ways as we embark to shape the lives of those affected by autism in a positive and meaningful way.

Business Website Address
Business Address
V9Z 0Y7
Sooke Family Resource Society
Business Principal
Nicky
Business Description

Sooke Family Resource Society has been serving the greater Sooke community since 1984, and the Westshore and surrounding areas since 2004.
We provide services to community members through the following programs:

  • Prenatal education and outreach
  • Family support
  • Parent-child drop in groups
  • Child Care Resource and Referral
  • Licensed preschool
  • Outreach for teens and young adults with mental health, addiction or other challenges
  • Low cost counselling for individuals, couples, families and children
  • Outreach and community inclusion for adults with developmental disorders
  • Home Share program for persons with developmental disorders
  • Parenting supports for families with children in the care of the Ministry of Children and Family Development
  • Free Clothing Exchange
  • Free toy and book lending library
Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
250-642-5152
Business Address
6672 Wadams Way, Sooke British Columbia
V9Z 0H3
Sooke Fine Arts Society
Business Genre
Business Description

The Sooke Fine Arts Society is a non-profit organization created to encourage and promote a greater understanding and appreciation for the arts by organizing an annual art show, as well as hosting public learning opportunities to demonstrate artistic technique and expertise. The annual art show, held the end of July and early August of each year, is Vancouver Island’s premier adjudicated art show. It brings artists, volunteers, visitors and art patrons together in an 11-day celebration of the arts.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
250-642-7256
Business Address
P.O. Box 471, Sooke BC, V9Z 1H4
Sooke Lions
Business Name
Business Principal
Randy Welters
Business Description

WHO ARE THE LIONS
Lions - Liberty, Intelligence, Our Nations Safety

We are Volunteer Members of Service Clubs grouped around the world under an International Organization. We enjoy fellowship, develop leadership skills and dedicate part of our time to helping those in need - while making our individual communities a better place in which to live. Lions have been around for over 100 years, forming in 1917. There are currently over 1.4 million Lions in 47,000 Lions Clubs in 0ver 200 Countries.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
250-881-0502
Business Address
PO Box 248, Sooke BC,
V9Z 0S9