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Pets bring health and social benefits to seniors

!Stroking an animal can lower blood pressure, decrease anxiety, reduce loneliness, and improve one’s mental outlook and quality of life. - Photo submitted
  •  updated Feb 22, 2017 at 4:39 PM

Pacific Animal Therapy Society offers visits to the seniors residences in and around Victoria

Food security part of ongoing seniors housing initiatives

  •  updated Feb 22, 2017 at 3:12 PM

Cool Aid Society has expanded monthly food hamper delivery program

Saanich works to improve accessibility for seniors

  •  updated Feb 22, 2017 at 3:08 PM

District of Saanich developing a long-term recreation plan to accommodate changing demographics

Follow on: Instagram for gardeners

  •  updated Feb 20, 2017 at 4:20 PM

As a primarily visual medium, Instagram eschews politics and offers beauty with few beasts

Library board adds Saanich residents

  •  updated Feb 15, 2017 at 1:48 PM

Joy Davis and Susan Laidlaw join Saanich Coun. Dean Murdock and local residents Matthew Boyd and Donna Curtis on GVPL board

Hydro challenge offers $50 reward

  • British Columbia updated Feb 20, 2017 at 3:16 PM
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BC Hydro encouraging residents to reduce their home’s electricity use by 10 per cent. If successful, customers can earn a $50 reward

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