Saanich Care Guide 2018

Kelly Sprackett, Colin Lendrum and Roger Hesketh at Broadmead Care. Lendrum visited for more than eight years before moving into Broadmead.                                 Travis Paterson/News Staff

Broadmead’s new grocery shopping trips are a hit

Aging in place key goal of Better at Home program

 

Laura Tamblyn Watts of the Canadian Centre for Elder Law is of Canada’s foremost experts in the study of financial elder abuse. Submitted

Canadians concerned with protecting parents’ golden years

Canadian seniors are among the richest cohorts in the world. This fact…

 

Julie Wallace, recreation programmer with Saanich Parks and Recreation, helped collect information on what older adults would like to see in Saanich parks. (Saanich News file photo)

Saanich improves recreational opportunities for older adults

By Julie Wallace For the Saanich News In June 2017 Saanich council…

  • Feb 27, 2018

 

According to the latest census, Saanich is home to 23,715 people 65 years and older – about 20.7 per cent of the total population.                                (Saanich News file photo)

Saanich seniors pack a powerful demographic punch

According to the latest census, Saanich is home to 23,715 people 65 years and older – about 20.7 per cent of the total population

According to the latest census, Saanich is home to 23,715 people 65 years and older – about 20.7 per cent of the total population.                                (Saanich News file photo)
Brenda Lynn is the new executive director of Saanich Volunteer Services.                                Travis Paterson/News Staff

Planning another 25 years of aging in place

Brenda Lynn takes the helm of Saanich Volunteer Services

Brenda Lynn is the new executive director of Saanich Volunteer Services.                                Travis Paterson/News Staff
Camosun offers career fairs and open houses for prospective students who may be interested in taking one of 300 part-time, daytime and evening courses and programs offered through Continuing Education.                                Camosun College photo

Programs open the door to lifelong learning

It is in many ways an educational match made in heaven: seniors…

Camosun offers career fairs and open houses for prospective students who may be interested in taking one of 300 part-time, daytime and evening courses and programs offered through Continuing Education.                                Camosun College photo
Alzheimer’s Society offers workshops for caregivers

Alzheimer’s Society offers workshops for caregivers

Workshops set for March 6 and 12 at Alzheimer Resource Centre in Saanich

  • Feb 26, 2018
Alzheimer’s Society offers workshops for caregivers