April 2014

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The Alex House office will closed Monday May 18 for Victoria Day.

The Alex House office will be closed Tuesday July 1 for Canada Day.

The Alex House office will be closed Monday August 4 for BC Day.

The Alex House office will be closed Monday September 1 for Labour Day

The Alex House office will be closed Monday October 10 for Thanksgiving.


Come to the Dining Hall for an Italion feast at noon, Wednesday May14th for our second to last community lunch before we break for summer. Peter Pollace will entertain on the banjo, accordion and guitar. Contact Neil at 

One again we're offering summer employment for various positions during our residential summer camps for adults with developmental disabilities and/or mental health needs, and our newcomer camp for refugees and new immigrants to Canada. Camps run through June and July and positions include: Residential Camp Coordinator, Assistant Camp Coordinator, Camp Administrator, Camp Health Officer and Camp Counsellors. These positions are specifically for students who will be returning to school in the fall.

The Counsellor-In-Training (CIT) certification program provides training and volunteer experience to assist with employment as a camp counselor or recreation leader. The program offers students ages 14 to 18  valuable opportunities to develop essential skills, new friendships and self-confidence. Pre-camp training sessions include communication and leadership techniques necessary for working with adults with developmental disabilities and children, as well as program planning, communication skills, problem solving and much more.