Feature Stories

Charlotte’s Closet Clothing Drive

Charlottes Closet 2017

You’re invited to CSCL’s Child and Youth Services – Charlotte’s Closet Clothing Drive! What to Bring and Where: Please bring in used clothing in “good condition” (jackets, pants, sweaters, scarves, mitts, boots, warm clothing accessories, etc). Drop off clean clothes at Mathieson Centre (45195 Wells Road) Closet

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People First Turns 25!


Congratulations to the People First – Chilliwack Chapter group for celebrating their 25th Anniversary this year. The People First movement is all about rights – human rights, citizenship rights, accommodations rights and language rights. The right to freedom, choice and equality for all. For the past 25

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CSCL Art Club – Featured Artist: Robin

Robin Art Club Sept

Robin has always had a penchant for the color green! She has incorporated that into her latest art project. She says she loves seeing the bright colors and painting is so much fun! She says she’s really happy to be a part of the Art Club this year

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Les Canadiens Are Coming!

Hockey Poster

Habs fans unite! CSCL is excited to welcome the Montreal Canadiens Alumni Tour, sponsored by Canadian Tire, to a game at Prospera Centre on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Les Canadiens will play a group of local hockey players in a game consisting of three 15 minute periods.

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Living with Labels and Lies


One woman’s story of “exceeding expectations” after a childhood of abuse, isolation and institutionalization. Carol Dauphinais is a hero to many and has been a tirless advocate for children and marginalised people. Carol lives in Chilliwack and has graciously presented numerous times at CSCL’s staff training days.

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Designs by Kara-Lyn


Kara-Lyn has loved drawing since she was a small child. For years she drew pictures for the other adults in her program to colour. Many friends have her designs on their fridge at home. She is pleased to finally publish her first colouring book so that more

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