Burnaby Seniors' Flu Clinics 2020
The dates and times for flu clinics at the 4 seniors' centres in Burnaby are as follows:
Bonsor Complex: Wednesday November 25, 9:00am-1:00pm
Confederation 55+ Centre: Thursday November 12, 9:00am-1:00pm
Cameron Recreation Centre: Thursday November 5, 9:00am-1:00pm
Edmonds Community Centre: Tuesday November 24, 9:00am-1:00pm
The clinic this year will be by appointment only, due to COVID19 safety rules.
Please call Fraser Health Public Health at 604-918-7521. Appointment line open Mondays-Fridays 8:30am-4:40pm. Ask for a Burnaby Community Clinic flu shot appointment. Receptionist will transfer you to a booking clerk; If you get a voicemail, please leave your information - they will call you back within 24 hours, on a weekday. Please have your Card Card number ready.
If you have any questions about flu shots (type of shot, eligibility, etc.) please call 604-918-7521 or 811.
Dementia Friendly Cafe (Virtual)
A virtual gathering for persons with memory loss or dementia, their families and friends.
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 music led by a certified music therapist.
The New Dementians
A Multicultural Dementia Friendly, Intergenerational Choir!
A special virtual gathering in lieu of the Fall Concert due to COVID-19! Snacks, stories, singing, celebration and more!
Saturday October 31, 2020
10:30am - 12:00pm
Artistic Director - Jennyfer Hatch, MTA, Certified Music Therapist
This club aims to give seniors and caregivers the opportunity of staying connected in the time of physical distancing. During these online casual gatherings we will chit chat while taking a sip on our favorite drinks. The topics are light and meant to bring everyone joy through sharing our positive experiences and memories, skills, knowledge and creativities to cope with this different times.
Eligibility: Seniors (55+) and caregivers. Due to technology and time limitations we can only have limited number of participants on each session. Please register today before all spots are gone.
Topic: Passions, Dreams, Retirement
Date: Tuesday Ocotber 13, 2020
Topic: Housing and Homes
Date: Tuesday October 20, 2020
Topic: Luck and Fortune vs Diligence and Hardworking
Date: Tuesday October 27, 2020
Date: Saturday, May 29, 2021
Time: 10:00am - 3:30pm
Place: Firefighters Banquet & Conference Centre, 6515 Bonsor Ave., Burnaby, BC
Join family caregivers and friends at the 11th Annual Caregiver Expo!
For more information please contact Faryar at
Do you find yourself needing support with everyday IT and tech from time to time? Contact YWCA TechLink for free, friendly tech support!
YWCA TechLink is a free IT and tech support service based in Vancouver, staffed by Lower Mainland residents who have a background in technology. TechLink will be offering free IT and tech support over the phone and virtually, to support you with any general tech-related queries you might have, such as how to set up devices, make video calls, access government services, and more.
All you need to do is book your call-in!
To book your call-in and learn more:
Are you a Senior in Burnaby Who Needs Help?
Some useful numbers and links for seniors in Burnaby who need help during these challenging times.
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