Outside Links

Outside Links

We are pleased to suggest the following internet links for your convenience. They are a great source of public information and convenience. While we try to keep the links up to date, we have no control over what changes are made on these remote sites. If you have trouble accessing any of the following locations, please drop a note by e-mail to the webmasterwebmaster@oliver.ca.

 

Oliver Tourism Association

www.winecapitalofcanada.com

The official tourism site for Oliver, BC

Desert Sun Counselling & Resource Centre

www.desertsuncounselling.ca

Desert Sun is a local, charitable, not-for-profit organization which was incorporated in 1998. At Desert Sun Counselling, there are no fees for services, and self-referrals are accepted for all services.

Oliver Parks and Recreation Society
www.oliverrecreation.ca

Joint society serving the Town of Oliver and the RDOS to provide shared recreation services to Oliver residents

South Okanagan Chamber of Commerce
www.sochamber.ca/

Local business and tourist-related information:
-business directory
-outdoor attractions
-community events
-local history

Welcome Wagon
www.welcomewagon.ca

Are you, or do you know someone who is new to our community? Oliver Hostess is Jana at 250-490-1930

School District 53
www.sd53.bc.ca

Great resource for students and parents:
-links for homework resources
-newsletters
-calendars
-curriculum information
-links to local schools

Okanagan College and
UBC Okanagan

www.okanagan.bc.ca
www.ubc.ca/okanagan

Degree, diploma, certificate and general continuing education courses offered at several Okanagan sites including Oliver

Okanagan Regional Library
www.orl.bc.ca

Your library online . . .Get your PIN number and:
-access the entire book catalogue
-place holds on books
-order books in from any branch
-check your list of borrowed materials
-renew your borrowed materials

Interior Health Authority
www.interiorhealth.ca

Access health information from the agency responsible for local hospitals and delivery of other regional health services.

Retirement Living

  https://www.retirementliving.com/

 

Senior Care and Services in BC

https://www.senioradvisor.com/oliver-bc 

Browse ratings and information on senior care providers and services in Oliver, BC.
Community Arts Council
www.OliverArtsCouncil.org
Fibre arts, fine arts, performance arts -- Oliver has them all. News, events listings, and information about Oliver's vibrant arts community
Communities for Kids
www.communitiesforkids.ca
A resource for parents and caregivers of children aged 0-6. Visit this site to learn about early childhood development in Oliver.

Oliver Service Clubs
www.oliverkiwanis.org/

 

Our Neighbours
Regional District
Town of Osoyoos
City of Penticton
District of Summerland
Village of Keremeos
Town of Princeton

Oliver is part of the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen (RDOS). Check out these links to the RDOS and its other member municipalities.

Touring Highway 97
Via 97
Your gateway to explore the Highway 97 Corridor from Leavenworth Washington to Vernon British Columbia. Our convenient links and map of the region make it easy to explore the variety of travel opportunities awaiting you.
Crowsnest Highway 3 / 3A
Crowsnest Highway
Many are unaware that Oliver is on Highway 3A which loops north from Keremeoe through Olalla, Kaledan Corners, OK Falls and Oliver to reconnect with Highway 3 at Osoyoos.

Sister Cities
Chelan Washington
Bandai Japan

Web sites with information on Oliver's two sister cities: Chelan, Washington and Bandai, Japan.

Wine Information
BC Wine Areas Information
BC Wine Institute
http://www.winesofcanada.com/

General sites of interest related to the wine industry, one of the major economic engines of the Oliver area.

South Okanagan Immigrant and Community Services
www.soics.ca
Access to resources and support for new immigrants in the community

Med Trans Bus
South Okanagan Transit

Basic bus service for Oliver and Osoyoos residents designed to attend out of town medical appointments. General transportation is also available.

Oliver Chronicle
www.oliverchronicle.com

Local weekly newspaper
-lead stories and editorial
-tourism information
-local restaurant reviews

Oliver Daily News
www.oliverdailynews.com
Local web-based news source

Weather Information
www.theweathernetwork.com/...


Oliver area weather information and forecast from The Weather Network

Highway Reports
Drive BC

Ministry of Transportation and Highways
-info on Thompson-Okanagan area roads
-links to other BC highway information

CivicInfo BC
www.civicinfo.bc.ca

Local government information sharing
-local government news in BC
-jobs in local government
-research local government documents
-basic info on all BC communities
-links, links, links

BC Stats
www.bcstats.gov.bc.ca/

Statistical information on British Columbia, its regions and municipalities
-demographics
-population growth and projections
-economic information
-custom reports

Our Okanagan
http://www.ourokanagan.ca
Online tool developed to connect those looking for local product or service with those that can provide them, creating more opportunity for all of us.

 

Can you suggest other public information links related to this community or local government in general? If so, please send the link and a brief description by email to the webmaster.