Useful Information

Home Instead Senior Care

Home Instead is providing dependable and warmearted homecare for seniors who need it in Vancouver and Burnaby.  For more information please call 604-432-1139 or click here.


Alzheimer’s Care Grant Program

The Alzheimer’s Care grant Program is open to any family in the United States and Canada (excluding Quebec). Throughout the life of this program, grants for in-home care services will be awarded on an on-going basis to families living with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia.

The Hilarity for Charity team knows how important free resources are for families and works closely with the Alzheimer’s Association and the Home Instead Senior Care network to provide families access and guidance to available care and support programs and resources.

For information and to apply visit


BC211 Launches Mobile Text Messaging Service!

bc211 is a non-profit organization that specializes in providing free information and referral regarding community, government and social services in BC. All you need to do is dial 211. They have launched a mobile text messaging service.  Please see the details at
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Seniors Infographics Sheet

The Social Planning and Research Council of BC (SPARC BC) has recently released infographics about vulnerable seniors populations by municipality. The data sheet for Burnaby can be viewed by clicking the image below.

burnaby seniors infographics


Burnaby Family Caregiver Resource Guide

The latest edition of the Burnaby Family Caregiver Resource Guide is available now.
View/download it here.

Burnaby Neighbourhood House Computer Cafe

Date: Every Friday
Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Place: 4463 Hastings Street, Burnaby

For more information please call 604-294-5444.

BNH Computer Cafe Flyer