Events

Elder Abuse – It’s Not Right!

• Examine the factors that put seniors at risk
• Learn about the warning signs of abuse
• Explore ways that you can help

Wednesday June 13, 12pm – 3pm
Vancouver,
Sunset Community Centre, 6810 Main St

Pre-registration required for all workshops.
FREE: Register on EventBrite

 

Starting June 18: Transit Training for Seniors

TransLink and Seniors on the Move present three levels of training to improve seniors’ ability to use transit.
Transit Training Poster Summer 2018

Location: Collingwood Neighbourhood House, 5288 Joyce Street, Vancouver
Cost: FREE
Register: Call 604-435-0323

Introduction: How to use the transit system
Monday June 18, 1:30 – 3::00

Intermediate: Topics include how to register for Compass and basic trip planning
Monday July 23, 1:30 – 3::00

Advanced: Topics include online trip planning, Next Bus texting, and advanced features of the system
Monday August 27, 1:30 – 3:00

Creating a Support Network

• Learn how building personal support networks can foster independence, self-worth and involvement for older adults
• Uncover the many benefits of haivng a network of people to provide advice, encouragement, comfort and care.
• Identify strategies to create a personal support network.

Monday June 18, 12pm – 3pm
Burnaby,
Bonsor Recreation Centre, 6550 Bonsor

Pre-registration required for all workshops.
FREE: Register on EventBrite