Services for Senior Citizens
There are a number of services that are available to our senior residents. Outlined below is a brief summary of some of these services as well as contact information for the various agencies.
BC's Health & Senior's Information Line (Seniors First BC)
Seniors First BC, a "one stop" location to obtain information on health and non-health related programs and services for BC seniors. Hours of operation are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday. Call toll free 1-866-437-1940.
Community Home Nursing Care
Phone: (250) 453-1939
Ashcroft & District Home Support
Phone: (250) 453-1931Health Link BC
For access to non-emergency health information and services call 8-1-1 or www.healthlinkbc.ca
Better At Home Program
The Better at Home is a United Way program that helps seniors continue living independently in their own homes by providing simple non-medical services like help with housekeeping and transportation to appointments. This program is being developed for the Ashcroft/Cache Creek and Logan Lake area. For more information click here
Provincial Project Manager: Kahir Lalji, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
or Phone: (604) 268-1300 Ext 2213
Community Resource Directory
The Community Resources Society (CRS) is a volunteer organization that provides a number of services to Ashcroft and the surrounding area including the production of an annual directory. This directory is very comprehensive and includes contact information on a wide variety of services from Business Associations, Churches, Education, Governments, Seniors, Service Organizations and more. This directory has been made available to us free of charge and to download a copy click here