Are you ready to go from ECE to ITE?

Saanich Neighbourhood Place is offering the opportunity for qualified Early Childhood Educators to become Infant Toddler Educators while immersed in community and connecting with families. We are one of only four centres in Victoria offering this unique learning experience. Students are eligible to apply for the ECE Workforce Development Bursary Fund to cover tuition and…

Soup’s On!

It’s the end of the month which means… Soup’s On at both our locations. Just $5 for a bowl of homemade soup and a bun. You can eat in…or take it to go! All proceeds support our food security programs. Tuesdays, March 26, from 12:00 pm to 1:30pm, at Royal Oak Neighbourhood House (4525 West…

Snow Day: Tuesday, February 12, 2019

On account of the weather conditions, Saanich Neighbourhood Place and Royal Oak Neighbourhood House will be closed on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. This means Full o Beans preschool will not be holding classes, drop-in playgroups are cancelled, and registered programs will be postponed.  If you need to get in touch, email admin@snplace.org . Stay connected…

Announcement from our Board of Directors

It is with sadness and delight that the Board of Saanich Neighbourhood Place would like to announce that Colleen Hobson, our Executive Director for 26 years will be leaving effective January 1, 2019.  Colleen has accepted a new position with the Ministry of Children and Family Development, Director of Operations for the Early Years and…

Interested in Community Kitchens? Register online!

We’ve updated our registration system for Community Kitchens, and you know can use this online form to let us know you want to get involved with Community Kitchens. Once you’ve filled out the form, you will be added to our interested list. Every week, Sheila goes through the list and invites people to participate. Given…

Royal Oak Neighbourhood House is opening its doors!

We’re very excited to announce to opening of the Royal Oak Neighbourhood House! Starting Monday July 16th, we will be running select programs at our new location in the heart of Royal Oak. See the summer schedule below, or click here for the full calendar of programs for Saanich Neighbourhood Place and Royal Oak Neighbourhood…

Summer Kitchens

Time to sign up for summer kitchens! From Community Kitchens for Dads, to Food Preservation and Summer Cooking Classes, there’s something for everyone! To register, please email admin@snplace.org or call 250-360-1148  

RentSmart Certificate Course

Through the RentSmart Certificate Course, you will learn: How to plan for housing Identify what landlords look for in choosing a tenant Improve your chances for getting the housing you need Learn how to improve your rental references and how to improve your credit rating At the completion of the course you will receive a…