Education / Schools

1Up, Victoria Single Parent Resource Centre, provides support programs, educational workshops and classes, opportunities for growth and a sense of hope for one-parent families across Greater Victoria. Skilled and committed staff and trained volunteers offer important services to create foundations for personal and community growth in a welcoming and non-judgmental environment. 

Camosun College is a post-secondary educational institute offering a variety of degrees, certificates and programs. They offer topic of interest classes, certificate programs, and computer classes.

The Family Caregivers of BC is an organization that provides support, information, and resources to family caregiver. They offer a variety of programs, classes, and workshops. 

The Greater Victoria School District #61 provides public education to roughly 18,000 students in Greater Victoria. This includes 27 elementary schools, 10 middle schools, and 7 secondary schools. For map of schools see:


The Intercultural Association of Greater Victoria provides support and tools for newcomers while helping other organizations connect across cultures. Lifeskills classes, classes on a variety of topics, and computer classes are available. 

The James Bay New Horizons Society is a non-profit community centre offering accessible programs and services for members of the local community. It is their goal to help people maintain, improve and develop new skills, interests and social opportunities. They offer a variety of topic of interest classes and workshops (e.g., writer’s group, book club, arts and crafts) and computer classes.

Power To Be provides adventure-based programs designed for youth and families in need of support. A variety of topic of interest type classes and workshops are available. 

Saanich Parks and Recreation offers various community services, recreation programs and activities at several centres throughout the Greater Victoria Area. A variety of lifeskills classes, topic of interest classes and workshops, and computer classes are available. 

Saanich School District #63 offers public education to nearly 8,000 students in Saanich. This includes 8 elementary schools, 3 middle schools, and 3 secondary schools. They can help you find a school near you.


Sooke School District #62 provides public education to approximately 9,200 students throughout Sooke, Port Renfrew, the Highlands, Metchosin, Colwood and Langford. They can help you find a school near you.



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