Working with Families for Strong Community

Service changes this week

The Interior Crisis Line offers anonymous, non-judgemental support 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. 1-888-353-2273 (CARE) The WINS Transition House in Trail is also available for 24/7 for women and their children leaving abusive or violent situations 250-364-1543 Other FAIR programs – including all services at our Columbia Ave office in Trail – […]

What’s a Neighbourhood House?

Greater Trail area families! Did you know there is some exciting work underway to look at creating a Neighbourhood House for our region?  A Neighbourhood House is like a living room for a community – a welcoming place to meet and celebrate. We need your feedback.  Fill out this online survey and enter to win […]

Pro-bono Law Clinic June 29

The next ProBono Law Clinic is scheduled for Tuesday June 29 at our Columbia Ave location. Contact the Specialized Victim Services office at 250-364-2326 ext 227 to book your FREE appointment.

June 16 workshop cancelled

Hi everyone – The “Creating and Implementing Supports for Children with Autism and Behavioural Challenges in the Early Childhood Education Setting” which was scheduled to be hosted by the CCRR on Wednesday June 16 has been cancelled. Please contact the CCRR for more information at: 250-364-2980 or 1-800-223-8966.

Updated resources for Seniors

UPDATED May 2021: Seniors Services directories for the eight sub-regions of the Kootenay Boundary have been updated as of May 2021 and posted on the KB Fetch website. The directories may be found by: clicking the FETCH website here, then clicking the HEALTH SERVICES tab, then choosing SENIORS DIRECTORIES. The directories may also be accessed […]

Celebrating a New Space

Have you been wondering about the beautiful cedar structure beside FAIR’s office building on Columbia Ave in Trail? We were honoured to work with ColumbiaBasinTrust and the Circle of Indigenous Nations Society (COINS)  to create a warm and welcoming space which creates a sense of pride, belonging and comfort. Thank you to everyone who help […]

Come Work with Us

Trail FAIR Society is one of the West Kootenay’s most diverse non-profit community agencies. We have been providing caring, relevant services in the Greater Trail and Lower Columbia region for over 40 years; evolving regularly to meet the changing needs of our community. We are growing several of our programs and are seeking qualified individuals […]

Name it, Don’t Numb it

Thank you to everyone who commented and entered the Mental Health Week draw.     The draw winners have been contacted. 

Reflecting and Planning ahead

Looking back at 2020    The Better At Home Program begins to offer supports to our seniors to remain independent in their homes.   The Poverty Law Advocacy Program gets rolling with many people looking for help with applications, landlord-tenancy issues, appeals and support.   Our main office building gets an accessibility renovation featuring an automated […]

16 Days of Activism

In previous years we have gathered together for a vigil on December 6 to remember the victims of the Montreal Massacre as well as all victims of domestic violence. This year, due to the pandemic, we spread the message in a different way—from November 25 to December 6 we posted a pledge a day for […]