The Membership Team is delighted to announce that there will be a New Member Welcoming Ceremony during the Sunday service on Nov 19th.
The Unitarian Shelter for the homeless is now open through March 31, 2018
For the past nine years, men and women have found overnight respite from the streets, a hot meal, clean clothes and a non-judgemental welcome at the
Nanaimo Unitarian Shelter at 595 Townsite Road, Nanaimo, … read more.
Drop off your unused coats and jackets at the
Coat Drive, Sat. Oct. 7 11am – 2pm at 595 Townsite Road.
Enjoy coffee and cookies and learn about our shelter.
New socks, hats and gloves will also help keep shelter guests warm
… read more.
May 30, 2020
Our shelter hours, programs and services are listed on
…. helping service providers and individuals
find the services they need in their community.
Check out their website or download the app at
May 30, 2020
The Shower Program at Caledonia Park
has been … read more.
Jackie Hildering, of MERS (Marine Education & Research Society) gave an absolutely magnificent presentation in April titled Humpback Comeback. She has volunteered to return to speak on another subject of whales. Below is their post on the MERS FB-page.
Our very own Marla Thorburn, newly appointed Unitarian Shelter Interim Executive Director, and Shelter Coordinator Kevan Griffith recently appeared before the Nanaimo City Council to apply for urgently needed funding for the continued operation of our shelter in the coming winter. Please watch the city council … read more.
Bravo to Home Depot for donating time, material, and expertise to the Unitarian Winter Weather Shelter run by the First Unitarian Fellowship of Nanaimo!