Cortes Island Family Support

Covid 19 & Cortes Island Families.

In support of those efforts, as of Friday, March 20, 2020, the CCHA Youth Programs will pause, and not resume programming until further notice. If you have any questions about the resumption of programming, please email Jodi Peters, or phone 250-935-6608. Take care, get outside, maintain your 2 meter social distance, but feel free to hug a tree!

News and Announcements

Covid 19

Official information about Covid-19 in our province is available on the BC Centre for Disease Control website. Non-medical information is available 7:30am-8pm, 7 days a week at 1-888-COVID19 (1-888-268-4319).

If you think you might have Covid-19, contact the Cortes Health Clinic at 250-935-6718 to speak with a nurse or a doctor who will assess the need for a swab test. Please call before going to the health centre. After hours, call 811 for the BC nurse line and 911 if urgent.

Help Keep Cortes Island Safe
Washing your hands
regularly and practicing social distancing by keeping two meters (six feet) away from one another is something we can all do to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Mental Well-being During Covid-19
With so much change happening so quickly, it’s normal to feel worried and overwhelmed. Learn more about taking care of your mental health and well-being at this link.


After School programs


Years Established

Get In Touch

Youth Programs Manager – Jodi Peters
Kids in Action Coordinator – Odette Auger
Adventures in Leadership Coordinator – Jenny Wilson
Teen Szene Coordinator –  Jodi Peters
Sports Coordinator – Claudia Raaen
Family Support Coordinator – Desta Beattie

The Cortes Island Family Support Program and Youth Programs are projects of the Cortes Community Health Association, a registered charity. Our programs make a significant, positive impact on the youth and families that live year-round on Cortes Island. We welcome donations of any amount in support of our service to the local community. DONATE NOW