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Seniors - Resources

BC Health & Seniors Information Line

Information about government health services, legal services, federal issues, Replacement care cards and change of address. There are translators for over 130 different languages. Various other services are available.more info

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BC
Phone: 8-1-1
Alternate: (604) 660-2421
Toll Free: 1-800-663-7867
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Direct Alert

DirectAlert is a wireless, two-way personal emergency response system that provides security and peace of mind available at various locations in the Okanaganmore info

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Toll Free: 1-877-491-1767
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Kelowna Community Resources Seniors

On-line search tool for community information for seniorsmore info

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Kelowna Community Resources
BC
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Lifeline - Emergency Response Program

Provides 24 hour home monitoring and personal emergency response service to help people remain independent and safe in their own home. Subscribers to Lifeline wear a small pendant, which alerts appropriate help when pressed.more info

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Interior Health
Toll Free: 1-800-994-8414
Office: (250) 762-0200

National Association of Federal Retirees

Sponsor of the MEDWATCH Program in Kelowna and area for our members and the general public.more info

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Central Okanagan Branch
P.O. Box 20186 RPO Towne Centre V1Y 9H2
, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 9H2
Federal Retirees: (250) 712-6213
Federal Retirees: (250) 712-6213
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Phillips Lifeline

Medical Alert System & Medical Alarm Service, helping seniors and people with disabilities stay independentmore info

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BC
Toll Free: 1-866-681-7925
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Royal Canadian Legion

Veteran's services. Various activities for seniors.more info

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1380 Bertram Street
, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2G1
West Kelowna: (250) 768-4330
Kelowna: (250) 762-4117
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Senior Health- HealthLinkBC

As we age, we have special health concerns. They can range from memory loss and broken hips to exercising safely. Our topics can help you learn how to lower the risk of falling in your home or how to choose a nursing home. You can learn about the physical changes caused by aging. There is plenty of information to help you stay healthy as you get older.more info

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Seniors BC

This provincial resource provides information about government programs and services for older
adults. The website offers information and resources for planning and living a healthy and active life.
Information offered includes caring for seniors, finances, health care, housing, transportation and
more. more info

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BC
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Techboomers.com

Techboomers.com is a free educational website that teaches older adults and others with limited computer skills how to use the most popular websites and apps on the Internet. The website currently offers over 100 free courses composed of 1000+ video and article tutorials.more info

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TechBoomers Media Inc.
St. Catherines, ON, L2N 2V1
Phone: (226) 600-5880
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