5 February, 2024

Coldest Night of the Year 2004-Press Release


On Saturday, February 24th, the Nelson CARES Society is hosting its Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) fundraising event. This event will see numerous participants braving the cold, dark streets of Nelson in a walk. These walkers will have reached out to their friends, family, and colleagues for donations in support of their efforts. The [...]

Coldest Night of the Year 2004-Press Release2024-02-05T22:07:40+00:00
29 January, 2024

Press Release – Coldest Night of the Year


On Saturday, Feb 24th, Nelson CARES Society’s Coldest Night of the Year (CNOY) fundraising event will be taking place with hundreds of walkers hitting the chilly, dark streets of Nelson. Those walkers will have asked their friends, family and co-workers to donate to support their walk. Because of the fast-paced nature of CNOY event, almost [...]

Press Release – Coldest Night of the Year2024-01-29T16:35:26+00:00
17 January, 2024

Coldest Night of the Year 2024


The Nelson CARES Society’s Coldest Night of the Year fundraising event happening on Saturday, Feb 24th, 2024, will have hundreds of Nelsonites walking together in the chilly, dark streets. Individual walkers and those who have created teams will reach out to their personal networks asking friends, family, and co-workers to donate to support their walk [...]

Coldest Night of the Year 20242024-01-17T17:28:45+00:00
21 June, 2021

Celebration of Life


Please join together to honour and celebrate the life of Nicole (Megan) Wilson Nicole was taken from our community too soon. We hop you join us to hold space for this loss, celebrate Nicole's like and honour her spirit. Monday June 21st, 2021 12:30pm-1:30p, at Cotton Wood Falls There will be an alter space and [...]

Celebration of Life2021-06-21T14:50:52+00:00
7 October, 2020

Together, ApART: Celebrating Community Inclusion Month


October is Community Inclusion Month, and we are inviting CLBC participants to submit artwork on the theme of "Physical Distance, Social Inclusion" for a chance to win one of many prizes. Art will be presented onscreen or performed in an online videoconference! Zoom online art show: November 5th, 1pm. Register to attend here. Art submissions [...]

Together, ApART: Celebrating Community Inclusion Month2020-10-07T22:52:38+00:00
20 August, 2020

Notice of Annual General Meeting


The Nelson CARES Society Board of Directors warmly invites you to join us for our Virtual Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 at 12:00 noon Registration required: for more information and to register CLICK HERE To vote at the AGM, you must be a member in good standing at least 14 days in [...]

Notice of Annual General Meeting2020-08-20T14:37:55+00:00
24 February, 2020

Point in Time Count 2020


This spring, Nelson will be participating in Canada’s third coordinated cross-country Point-in-Time (PiT) Homelessness Count & Housing Needs Survey. Between March 1 and April 30, designated communities across Canada will send teams of volunteers onto the streets and into shelters, transitional housing facilities and community service locations to seek information about the extent and nature [...]

Point in Time Count 20202020-03-09T20:34:58+00:00
14 January, 2020

Coldest Night of the Year


On Saturday, February 22nd, 2020 Nelson CARES will host the 6th annual CNOY. The Coldest Night of the Year is a walking fundraiser that raises money and awareness for the hungry, homeless and hurting in over 130 communities across Canada. We are looking forward to seeing some new faces this year, alongside some familiar ones [...]

Coldest Night of the Year2022-02-01T17:23:45+00:00
12 November, 2019

Community Connect Day


Nelson Committee on Homelessness hosts Community Connect Day each November, as winter approaches. This year’s Community Connect Day is on Saturday, November 23 at Central School Gym in Nelson (corner of Ward and Mill Streets), open to guests from 10am – 3pm.Community Connect Day provides an opportunity for individuals and families who are struggling to [...]

Community Connect Day2019-11-12T21:45:03+00:00
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