Program Updates and Highlights

Important Resources

BC Senior Helpline and Provincial Health Services 

Call 211 or online CLICK HERE (bc211.ca)  (Safe Seniors, Strong Communities Program)

 

BC COVID-19 Symptom Self-Assessment Tool - CLICK HERE

- Emergency and Crisis

- Counselling

- Victim Services

- Housing

- Addiction

- Financial Assistance

- For people on income or disability assistance:

- BCCDC Coronavirus Hotline: 1-833-707-2792 

 

Call 8-1-1 to speak to a health services representative who can can help you find health information and services or connect you directly with a health professional:

  • Registered nurses (available 24 hours a day, every day)
  • Registered dieticians (available 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mondays to Friday)
  • Pharmacists (available 5 p.m. to 9 a.m. every night)
  • 8-1-1 is not an emergency service. In the event of an emergency, call 9-1-1.

 

Join us on Facebook:

Weaving Our Community Together @ BRIT

CLICK HERE (Weaving Our Community Together @ BRIT)

 

Cedar and crafts at 55+

CLICK HERE (Cedar and crafts at 55+)

New members always welcome. We also have weekly Zoom Gatherings and Chat groups, activities, resources and best of all good company.

 

Fun things to do at home online : 

CLICK HERE (https://www.britanniacentre.org/resources)

Includes some simple exercise and movement from home. Try this program recommended by UBC Pathways to Connections 

CLICK HERE (Choose to Move)

 

Eagle Feather — Myra Pierre's Story

Myra Pierre is a recipient of the DTES Small Arts Grants. Her collection of poetry, A Rising of Voices and Other Poems, is available now at the Vancouver Public Library.

CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO