Community Connections Society of Southeast BC

Agency Location(s) and Communities Served

Cranbrook and the East Kootenay Region

*locations vary by program

MCFD Programs Delivered

  • East Kootenay Inclusive Child Care Support
  • East Kootenay Infant Development Program
  • Early Years Services
  • Family Navigator
  • Family Resource Program

Other Programs Delivered

  • East Kootenay Child Care Resource and Referral
  • Community Action Program for Children
  • Just 4 Kids After School Program
  • Nobody's Perfect Parenting Program
  • Circle of Security Parenting Program
  • Bellies to Babies
  • Farm Kitchen
  • Food Recovrey
  • Better at Home
  • Cranbrook Women's Resource Centre
  • Community Partner Program
  • Family Law Advocate
  • Homeless Outreach and Prevention Program
  • Step Beyond Shelter
  • Housing Connect

Agency tennants:

  • Cranbrook Pediatricians
  • Therapeutic Rehabilitation for East Kootenay Kids (PT and OT)
  • Speech and Language Services
  • Northern BC Friends of Children Society
  • Interior Health Children's Assessment Network
  • Kootenay Employment Services
  • Options for Sexual Health
  • Pacific Coast Community Resources
  • Interior Health-Health Outreach Nurse

Union Affiliation

BC General Employees’ Union (BCGEU)

Executive Director (ED) Name and/or Designate (if applicable)

Nancy Reid, MSW

Skills/interests of ED and/or designate (if applicable)

Nancy Reid took on the Executive Director role just before the pandemic began in 2020. Nancy completed her BSW in Kamloops in 1997 and had her first child that year. She has worked in the sector for over 30 years and had another three children along the way to keep life really interesting. Nancy completed her master's in social work in 2018 through Memorial University, Newfoundland. Her career has included a variety of roles, from mom and tot group facilitator, family intervention worker, community liaison, intake coordinator, victim's assistance volunteer, crisis line coordinator, transition house worker, learning assistance coordinator, women's service director, behaviour consultant and so on. This variety of experiences has prepared her to lead the multi service agency that Community Connections is. Nancy loves to lead organizational change, mentor, grant write and build collaboration.