In The News

Diversity Hiring is Good for Business

Community living improves everyday life for everyone in Richmond. Here’s a great example – not only does Puneet’s new job at Vancity offer her a pay cheque and an improved sense of community belonging, Vancity’s diversity hiring practices demonstrate that … Continue reading

Award nomination for RSCL’s Mumtaz Khokhar

RSCL Vocational Counsellor Mumtaz Khokhar has been nominated in the Arts Education category for the 8th annual Richmond Arts Awards. Working with individuals supported through RSCL’s LIFE Services, Mumtaz has encouraged artists in the Avenues art program to explore their … Continue reading

Workshop Series

RSCL is pleased to offer a series of workshops in partnership with Family Support Institute and PLAN. These workshops will provide important information and answer your questions regarding adult guardianship, representation agreements and wills and estate planning. The workshops are … Continue reading

RSCL Benefit of Possibilities – Our Best Gala Yet

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported RSCL’s Benefit of Possibilities…A Community Affair on Tuesday, November 10th. The sold-out event was a HUGE success – raising almost $10,000 more than last year. Please mark your calendar for Thursday, November … Continue reading

RSCL Benefits from Hudson’s Bay Giving Day

Do you need to do some back to school shopping? RSCL is excited to be participating in The Giving Day on September 17 & 18, 2015 in all Hudson’s Bay stores.  Ticket holders will be treated to an exclusive discount, … Continue reading

Richmond Firefighters Society comes to the rescue

On August 11th, Richmond Society for Community Living welcomed Cory Parker, President of the Richmond Firefighter’s Society to our Youth Connections program. The Richmond Firefighters’ Society has made a significant and timely donation to RSCL to allow us to purchase … Continue reading

RSCL donation bins land in Richmond

After many months of planning RSCL clothing donation bins were delivered last week to three sites in Richmond. Thank you to our community partners – Vancity (Blundell Plaza), Conway Properties, City of Richmond, Thompson Community Centre, and Tapestry Church. Please bring … Continue reading

RSCL Celebrates Earth Day

More than 50 individuals supported and staff came out to participate in the Shell Trail clean up organized by RSCL’s green committee. In total, two trucks full of garbage were collected by the RSCL team and hauled away by City of Richmond … Continue reading

RSCL expands services in Richmond

Richmond Society for Community Living is excited to announce our expansion of services in the City of Richmond.  Beginning April 1, 2015 RSCL will assume operation of two residential programs and community inclusion supports in Richmond, formerly managed by Deafblind … Continue reading

Bright Stars Shining Holiday Concert

On November 29 and 30th the Richmond Singers hosted their Bright Stars Shining holiday concert with partial proceeds from ticket sales to Richmond Society for Community Living. On Monday, January 19th the choir presented a cheque for $2,435 to Lisa Cowell, … Continue reading