Vaccination Transportation Support
TransLink is continuing to work with Vancouver Coastal Health to provide transportation support when and where requested. Wherever you are in Metro Vancouver, Translink's services remain a great option to move you safely and quickly to the vaccination site in your area. For more information please view here.
Continuing Education Workshop - Healthy Eating
Who: For Family and Friend Caregivers and Seniors
When: Wednesday, May 26, 10:00-11:30AM
Speaker: Wendy D. Scott, B.Sc. Nutrition, R.D
Burnaby Seniors Outreach Services Society presents
Dementia Friendly Cafe
An online gathering of community - for seniors, those with memory loss, and their family and friend caregivers.
Date and Time: 2nd Thursday of Each Month, 1:00-2:30pm
Place: Virtual (using Zoom virtual meeting application)
Participants engage in socializing and facilitated discussion on topics led by guest speakers and a certified music therapist.
Caregiver Support Group Drop-In Program
This program is open to anyone who is an Unpaid Caregiver or anyone who is supporting an Unpaid Caregiver. Drop-in, listen and share your experiences in a safe and confidential environment. Learn from others who find themselves in a similar situation. These support drop-in groups are facilitated by a member of our professional staff or well-trained senior peer support volunteers.
All of our sessions are held at Burnaby Community Services, located at 2055 Rosser Avenue in Burnaby.
Caregiver Support Group Drop-In Program 2021
Monday Group meets on the 2nd and last Monday evenings from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
(there will not be a support group program on the second Monday of May and June)
Tuesday Group meets on last Tuesday evenings from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Saturday Group meets on the last Saturday of each month from 10:00am-12:00pm
COVID-19 Vaccinations in BC
People living in British Columbia in certain age groups are able to register for their vaccine appointments now. When you can register is based on your age. For more information click here.
Registration is open to anyone born in 2003 or earlier (18+)
You can register using the provincial system (Get Vaccinated) now.
People born 1991 and earlier (30+) can get the AstraZeneca COVISHIELD vaccine at eligible pharmacies with vaccine supply in the Lower Mainland, Vancouver Island, the Interior and Northern B.C. Find an eligible pharmacy near you.