Seniors

Home Support Services

Home Support Services is a non-profit organization providing home support workers to assist elderly or handicapped residents to maintain their independent lifestyle in their own home.more info

Address / Contact Info
Beacon Community Services
2-137 Crofton Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R8
Phone: (250) 537-9955
Fax: (250) 537-9969

Meals on Wheels

Hot nourishing meals delivered by volunteer drivers five days a week to the elderly or handicapped.
The program can be reached by email at greenwoodsmow@gmail.com.more info

Address / Contact Info
133 Blain Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1Z9
ext 233: (250) 537-5561
Fax: (250) 537-1124
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Old Age Pensioners Organization Branch

Meeting are held the first Tuesday of every month in the club rooms at Fulford Community Hall.more info

Address / Contact Info
170 Fulford-Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2T8
Emily Hepburn: (250) 653-4949
C J Hughes: (250) 653-4710

Older Adult Mental Health and Addictions Services Intake

Intake and referral for a range of health services within the region for seniors.more info

Address / Contact Info
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Phone: 1(250) 519-5279

Salt Spring Health Unit - Community Health & Care

Various Seniors support resources including Community Nurses and Social Worker.more info

Address / Contact Info
Lady Minto Hospital
#1 - 137 Crofton Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R8
Phone: (250) 538-4880

Salt Spring Hospice

Emotional and vigil support for people in the palliative stage and their families. Support for bereavement as well.more info

Address / Contact Info
5 - 127 Rainbow Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2R7
Phone: (250) 537-2770
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Salt Spring Seniors Services Society

A drop-in centre with resources, information and a volunteer outreach program for seniors.more info

Address / Contact Info
379 Lower Ganges Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V4
Phone: (250) 537-4604

Senior Information and Health Line

Free health related information for seniors.more info

Address / Contact Info
toll free: 1-800-465-4911

Seniors Alcoholics Anonymous

Alcohol and drug services for seniors who are 55+ and older.more info

Address / Contact Info
Central Hall, 901 North End Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 1L7
Phone: (250) 221-1559

Seniors Peer Counselling

Trained senior volunteers provide free and confidential one-to-one support to help meet life’s challenges. The volunteer counsellors provide compassionate listening and encouragement to help people get more in touch with their own feelings, gain a clearer understanding of their situations and difficulties, and make the decisions necessary to solve their own problems.more info

Address / Contact Info
Salt Spring Island Community Services, Senior Wellness Office
129 Hereford Avenue
Phone: (250) 537-4607
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