Seniors Serving Seniors
This Victoria based non-profit, non-partisan organization promotes the well-being of senior citizens. They maintain a comprehensive website with a Seniors' Services Directory which contains over 500 listings of community resources.
Long Term Care and Assisted Living If you or a loved one are considering long-term care, A Guide to Your Care (PDF 1.66 MB) may help you. The guide has information about home and community care services to help British Columbians live as independently as possible. For additional information on home and community care services in B.C. including care options and cost, who pays for care, eligibility requirements, and how to arrange care, visit the Home & Community Care website.
Advance Care Planning Advance care planning is the process of thinking about and writing down your wishes or instructions for present or future health care treatment in the event you become incapable of deciding for yourself.
No CPR Request Form In some situations, some people who are approaching the natural end of their lives or suffering from a life-limiting or life-threatening illness, may want to record their wish to not have cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or other emergency medical procedures provided by first responders or other health care providers if their heart or lungs suddenly stop.