Welcome to the Burnside Gorge Community Association
A Unique & Innovative Community Centre
SUMMER SCHEDULE: JULY & AUGUST 2015
During the summer months, the Burnside Gorge Community Centre is open:
7:30am-9pm Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
7:30am-5:30pm Wednesday and Friday
The Community Centre is closed on weekends and stat holidays.
This schedule is subject to change. Please call 250-388-5251 for current info.
Join the BGCA team as a School Based Youth & Family Counsellor. Please see the Employment Opportunities page for full description of duties and application details.
Camp Survivor: Summer Day Camp Program
This action-packed camp for 10-15 year olds will take your child out rock climbing, motocross, swimming, paintball, ziplining, hiking, paddle boarding and more! Subsidy available and City of Victoria LIFE credits welcome. Visit the Camp Survivor page here for more info including the activity calendar, registration paperwork and waivers.
Join the Family Self Sufficiency Program
Do you worry about your finances? Do you have concerns about debt? Are you on the Rental Assistance Program or do you live in subsidized housing? The Family Self Sufficiency Program is currently recruiting. Call today to speak with an FSS Advisor, 250-388-5251. Learn more about the Family Self Sufficiency Program here.
The Resource Room is accepting donations of clean and gently used seasonal summer wear for boys and girls (preschool age to teens) as well as men's and women's clothing.
No stuffies, books, videos or hats at this time, please. Thank you!
Need Legal Advice?
The Burnside Gorge Community Centre hosts a free, weekly Legal Clinic on Tuesdays, from 2-3pm. Appointments are booked in 15 minute increments. All legal questions welcome. Call 250-388-5251 to book your appointment.
Own Your Block
Is there graffiti on the telephone poles in your neighbourhood? Revitalize them with your own paint-out kit! Click here for details.
Help Us Stay Afloat on the Harbour
- live or work in the Burnside Gorge community?
- have a desire to support the Burnside Gorge community?
- want to be involved in making Burnside Gorge a safer and more attractive community?
- have a passion for the Victoria harbour's commercial vitality?
- want to actively participate in supporting activities and commerce in the Victoria harbour?
If you answered yes to the above questions, the Board of Directors for the Burnside Gorge Community Association would like you to apply to join us and represent the community in a local harbour association!
Youth Self Sufficiency Program featured on Shaw TV Victoria
The Youth Self Sufficiency program supports youth in Ministry care, on Youth Agreements or without supports as they transition into adulthood. Visit our Media Page or click here to learn more about the YSS program.