The Oaklands Community Centre is Closed until further notice.
Essential shopping can be tricky during the Covid-19 lockdown. Here are some tips that will help to keep yourself and others safe.
Confused by COVID-19 terminology? Click here for a glossary of pandemic terms that will help you understand the world today.
Check the Open Business Directory to see what local restaurants and service providers are still operating (restaurants, grocery stores, retailers, etc.):
Includes a playlist of 6 videos on a variety of topics including: managing stress and anxiety at home, and in the workplace, speaking to your child, knowing the risks of COVID-19, and what to do when stress becomes panic. Here is a summary of the videos with written tips.
CBC segment with Dr. Dina Kulik on talking to your child about COVID-19. She says when communicating with children about COVID-19 parents and health-care providers should take an honest approach. She suggests teaching kids what they can do to minimize risk.
A supportive and reassuring book explaining children (up to age 7). Available in a variety of languages.
My Coronavirus Story - an online flip book explaining what COVID-19 is, and how it spreads.
Sample daily at home schedule created by a therapist, and an extensive list of at home activities.
We are putting together a fun list of activities to do from home. Check it out here.
Oaklands Community Centre
Reception Hours: monday-friday from 9:00am- 5:00pm
#1-2827 Belmont Avenue
Victoria, BC V8R 4B2
T: 250-370-9101 F: 250-370-9102
Oaklands Neighbourhood House
Little Acorn Hours: monday-friday from 7:30am- 5:30pm
2629 Victor Street
Victoria, BC V8R 4E3
T: 250-370-9101 F: 250-370-9159
Oaklands Community Association