Welcome to the Burnside Gorge Community Association
A Unique & Innovative Community Centre
Join our Family Services team or our Child Care team - full details available on our Employment Opportunities page.
Summer Facility Hours
As of June 30th BGCA will be switching to Summer Facility Hours. Please note the Community Centre will be closed on Tuesday, July 1st, for Canada Day!
The Community Centre will be open during the following times throughout July:
Mon - 7:30am - 7:00pm
Tue - 7:30am - 7:30pm
Wed - 7:30am - 5:30pm
Thu - 7:30am - 9:00pm
Fri - 7:30am - 9:00pm
Sat/Sun - closed
Subsidies available for Summer Camp (ages 11-15)
Do you want to get your child into camp this summer but are having problems making ends meet, or do you know someone who needs financial assistance to get their child into camp? Camp Survivor (ages 11-15) is an exciting adventure camp for kids ages ages 11-15 that runs through July and August. Subsidies are available for one week of camp per child throughout the summer, For more information on how to apply, contact Suzette at 250-388-5251 ext 225.
Drop-in Basketball for Youth 11-18 years
Please join us for drop-in basketball on Thursdays and Fridays from 5-6pm. No registration required. Highly experienced coaches are on site to help with skill development. Boys & girls welcome. Program runs until August 7th
Youth Centre gets Re-branded
On June 13th, the Youth Centre held a Launch Party to celebrate the Youth Centre's re-branding and new facebook page. Welcome to Cliffside at Burnside Gorge! Please check out the new facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/CliffsideatBurnsideGorge?ref=hl and like us!
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.
We have spaces available in our Preschool Program for ages 3.5 years and up. Preschool runs Monday through Friday from 9am-12pm. Call 250-388-5251 for inquiries and registration!
Family Self-Sufficiency program now accepting applications
Spaces are now available for a new session of our popular financial literacy education program. If you are living in subsidized housing with at least one dependent child, are worried about your financies and want to take control of your money and move forward, contact us today.