Society of Organized Services

District 69

We are Community

SOS is a volunteer-based non-profit organization meeting the needs and improving the lives of District 69 residents since 1968.

Special COVID-19 Notice

SOS continues to offer essential services, and Child, Youth and Family programs have moved to deliveries instead of in-house group programs.

SOS Thrift Shop is open 9 am – 4 pm with safety procedures to keep you safe. Please visit the Thrift Shop page for more information.

The SOS Community Services Centre in Parksville is open Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. The Qualicum Commons location remains closed.

The majority of volunteer activities are suspended, and we are not able to recruit, screen, or take on new volunteers at this time. For more information or for assistance, call 250-248-2093.

Celebrating 50 years of Community

Providing vital community programs and services to local residents since 1968.

Community Services Centre

245 West Hirst Avenue, Parksville
PO Box 898, V9P 2G9
Phone: (250) 248-2093
Hours: Mon to Fri, 8:30 – 4:30, closed holidays


SOS Thrift Shop

188 West Hirst Avenue, Parksville
Phone: (250) 248-2532
Hours: Mon to Sat, 9 am – 4 pm
closed holidays

Qualicum Commons

744 Primrose Street, Qualicum Beach
(No Mailing Address)
Phone: (250) 752-2040
Regular hours: closed until further notice


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