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.
Supportive Housing Options
Is supportive house becoming an option you are needing to consider for yourself or a loved one? There are options available in Ashcroft, please click on the link above for more information.
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