All our crafts are handmade by people with and without developmental disabilities and every piece is unique. Many of our items are priced at under $10 and make a great stocking stuffer or host gift. You can find our products at the I Belong Centre, 1465 Grieve Avenue in Courtenay.

We are open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Friday 9 a.m. to noon. Contact: (250) 871-6288 or email


You can also purchase our candles and cards at:

South Hollow Gallery at 218- 5th Street, Courtenay



Available in different sizes, colors and shapes. They are made with soy wax or from recycled candles.


Made from original painting and drawings, they are printed on paper and sold in a package of 3 cards. Different themes are available, Christmas, Halloween, Valentine, Easter etc.


Necklaces, bracelets, earrings

Created from recycled jewelry. This is a fun activity as you see the development of the jewelry with each bead added. Each piece is truly unique!


Soups and More

ORC Minestrone, Joe’s Rice Pudding, Manu’s Indian stew or Donald’s Dahl are easy to prepare and they all are delicious! Perfect for gift giving. image id=i4339ca