Diversity and Equity

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement.

We are committed to celebrating the rich diversity of people in our community. We are guided by the principle that embracing diversity enriches the lives of all people. We all share the responsibility for creating an equitable and inclusive community and for addressing discrimination in all forms.

Download the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Strategic Report and Action Framework

The report and Action Framework were approved by Saanich Council on April 17, 2023. Review the findings, priorities, and proposed goals and actions. This is a living document and annual action reports will be provided to Council.

Community Recreation Services works hard to build a welcoming and inclusive community.

We aim to:

  • Foster increased understanding of diverse cultures.
  • Work with Saanich's ethno-cultural groups.
  • Forge partnerships to create lifestyle programs and services.