James Bay Community Project is founded on a belief that volunteerism and participation in the community benefits the health and wellness of all as people connect to one another and have the opportunity for meaningful experiences.
Community Programs & Services
The JBCP encompasses many community services, including:
Our programs are open to everyone in the community. Please note that a number of our programs require registration prior to attending.
Many programs are free of cost or low-cost. If you are experiencing any barriers to attending, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.
We look forward to connecting with you soon!
For more information or to register:
Phone: 250 388 7844, Ext. 0
Front desk staff are available weekday mornings between 8:30 a.m. til noon. If you get the voicemail, please leave a message with your contact info so we can return your call.
Send us a note about what program you’re interested in and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.
Older adults are encouraged to sign up for this free in-person program here at the Project. Learn all about portable technology – smart phones, laptops & tablets. Some topics and questions addressed include:
How to email photographs and videos
How to send or share an email
How to identify fake emails (“spam” and phishing messages)
How to connect to the internet
How to use online maps (useful for errand planning and more)
What type of technology will best fit what I need?
Building up your digital literacy skills & knowledge can help you:
stay safer while online
keep in touch with family and friends
build up resilience by learning something new
maintain your independence
Digital Dive-In Program Info
This program takes place onsite at the James Bay Community Project with an Information Technology (IT) specialist.
When: Mondays from April 3rd, 2023 – March 31, 2024.
Our volunteers work in partnership with Canada Revenue Agency to provide the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP). It is limited to those with a lower income and who have a simple tax return. This program runs annually in the spring.