The road to reaching individual achievement can sometimes be a long one, celebrations of those successes are the reason I love working here. Knowing we have a positive impact while improving a person's quality of life is so fulfilling. The genuine, non-judgemental interactions we have is the essence of everything we do. Members, staff, families and caregivers are hardworking and caring with a great sense of humor - I'm proud to be part of this amazing team.
~Tsawwassen Connections program coordinator Stacie, joined DCLS in 2011
What we do:
Tsawwassen Connections supports participants to meet personal goals while offering social activities and access to the community. The program provides supported employment to four participants, and lessons in sign language, math, writing, life skills and cooking classes to those interested. The program offers a variety of physical fitness oriented activities, and creative outlets including Studio 19 art class and weekly live music events.
Hours occasionally change to support activities of participants. Typical program hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00am-3:00pm, with staff available from 8:30am-4:00pm.