Creating HEART

We are excited to share our latest project in development with Volunteer Victoria and Service Canada and, of course, the Creating Community Wellness Society: About the HEART Project Volunteer Victoria undertook extensive research on the important role of volunteers in our community.   Based on this research, we have identified two topics needing further investigation. With […]

Program Update – Fall 2019

We are enthusiastically looking forward to our Fall and Winter programs! Many of you participated in last years Co-op Café series and we are excited to announce we are hosting this series again. This year, we will have a strong emphasis on visiting co-ops throughout the city and connecting with co-op members to support their […]

Share Your Voice

At the Victoria Health Co-op we have, from the start, worked at trying to achieve wellness.  It has been a challenge but we want to let you know about the progress we are making, and ask for your advice. Please help us to move our ahead on our plans and activities by sharing your thoughts […]

Help Wanted – Summer 2019

If you have been following the updates we share in each issue of the James Bay Beacon, you probably know that we, the Victoria Health Co-op, have funding for a part-time Nurse Practitioner (NP). The NP will provide services 2 days per week at the Cook St Village Activity Centre, and additionally at Our Place […]

Nurse Practitioner Project and Upcoming Events – May 2019

On Topic: Your Wellness Which would you prefer –  to have the best possible physical, mental, emotional and social wellness you can, or wait until you find yourself focusing on illness and injury?  At the Victoria Health Co-op we have, from the start, worked at trying to achieve wellness.  It has been a challenge but […]

Post-AGM Updates & Volunteer Support – March 2019

On Topic: Next Steps We thank you for joining us at our 2019 Annual General Meeting last month, on February 23. It is always a pleasure to gather together to celebrate the contribution of not-for-profits, societies, co-ops and those who volunteer their time each year. We are fortunate to live in a country rich in […]

Year-End Wrap Up – December 2019

Our Thanks to the Community  We, the Board, member-owners, volunteers, practitioners and all who participate in the work of the Victoria Health Co-op want to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who makes our work possible.  Of course this means we are thanking you, the residents of James Bay and elsewhere in Victoria, and […]