Seniors

Whitevalley Community Resource Centre offers a variety of Seniors Services and Programs in Lumby, Cherryville & area

Seniors Drop-In Program

Facilitator: Colleen
Phone: 250-547-8821
The Drop-in runs on Monday, Wednesday & Fridays from 9:00am – 1:30pm at the Dogwood Lounge at Saddle Mountain Place1751 Glencaird St. Lumby BC
The Seniors Drop-in is a place to go to mix and mingle with other seniors, have fun doing activities and enjoy a delicious hot meal.Some activities include agility, knitting, bingo, crafts, cribbage and wellness presentations. Our intergenerational programs brings seniors, children and youth together. Healthy Living-Aging Well Program is discussions on health & healthy eating. Our information sessions invite you to come listen to guest speakers share information and discuss topics like scams, fraud, power of attorney, wills, health & wellness, diet, exercise and more.

Funding support for the Seniors Drop-in provided by Interior Health, First West Foundation, participant fees and donations

For a peek at the May 2019 menu and calendar

Senior Connect Volunteer Coordinator

Contact: Lin
Phone: (250) 547-8866

The Volunteer and Programming Development Coordinator assists individuals who are wanting to give back to the community and volunteer at various seniors’ programs. With the financial support of the Province of British Columbia the following activities are available at the Drop-in and with-in the community through the Seniors Connect Program.

Volunteer positions include:

• Visit one-on-one
• Cook or assist with a meal
• Serving meals
• Assist with games
• Set and clean tables

Funding support for the Seniors Connect Volunteer Program provided by United Way North Okanagan Columbia Shuswap, First West Foundation and “We acknowledge the financial support of the Province of British Columbia.”

Senior Services

Coordinator: Jenny
Phone: (250)547-8866

The Seniors Service Coordinator connects seniors, their families and caregivers with community service providers and resources.

One – to – one support is also available to seniors of the community who require assistance maintaining an independent lifestyle.

Call Jenny for senior support, information, programming, home visits & refers to health services.

Funding support for the Seniors Services provided by Interior Health