Who are we?
Handmade Hugs Society Cowichan Valley is a local group of caring individuals that provide comfort items to those in need in our community with an emphasis on children, the displaced, and seniors.
What, specifically, do we do?
Handmade Hugs Society Cowichan Valley provides our local care facilities with Winter Woollies (toques, scarves, & mitts), slippers, pajama bottoms, handmade quilts and afghans, and a variety of other products that make long hospital stays or other emergency situations easier to cope with.
We also provide individual "Hugs" to nominated individuals who are facing life-changing events such as illness, loss, displacement, etc.
Listing last confirmed: Oct. 24, 2019
NOTE: As of 5:30pm March 17, 2020 a Public Health Emergency has been declared in B.C.
All bars, clubs, lounges & similar venues have been ordered to close.
All restaurants and bars must discontinue dine-in service. All personal service businesses (salons, spas, massage, tattoos, etc) must close. Effective immediately.
The Cowichan Valley Regional District is a broad geographic region stretching from the Malahat to North Oyster and from the Cowichan Lake to Thetis Island.
The region's artists are represented by 5 sub-regional arts councils with support from the CVRD Arts and Culture Division