Programs

Office Hours: 8am-2pm
Information and Referral Phone Line: 250.768.3305

Referrals are made to the most appropriate and available community health services.

Happy Hookers

A group of volunteers who knit, crochet, and craft items that are gifted to the community. Donations of wool and material are appreciated.

Transportation

Volunteers drive seniors to and from medical appointments and errands. Suggested donation round-trip to Kelowna $20 and West Kelowna $10.

Community Directory

A free directory of government, health services, support services, and organizations on the Westside.

Services Directory

Walk n Talk

A free program involving physical fitness (strength, balance, coordination, flexibility, endurance), socializing, and health education. The program runs September to April and is run by a certified osteofit exercise instructor.

Digital Device Tutorial

Volunteer students assist seniors with their devices (computers,tablets, smartphones).

Volunteer Visits

Volunteers join seniors for a visit, walk, coffee or activity.

Better at Home

A subsidized program assisting seniors with non-medical services (light housekeeping, yard and home maintenance) to stay independent in their home.

https://www.westsidehealthnetwork.org/content/uploads/2018/04/2018-BH-Revised-Sliding-Scale.pdf

https://youtu.be/6vL1LbaXzbU

betterathome.ca

Tax Clinic

Annual tax preparation for low income individuals and families. This program runs in March to April.

MedWatch

A health service that provides older adults with a record of their current medical information.