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The Office of the Seniors Advocate monitors and analyzes seniors services and issues in B.C., and makes recommendations to government and service providers to address systemic issues.

Find information for seniors about B.C.'s health care system and how to access its services.

Isobel Mackenzie has over 20 years’ experience working with seniors in home care, licensed care, community services and volunteer services.

B.C. seniors live in a variety of housing arrangements, from owning their own home or renting to subsidized housing and assisted living. Learn more about the programs and services.

The Council of Advisors is made up of 30 B.C. seniors with diverse experiences, from a variety of cultures and communities.

Both the federal and provincial governments offer income support programs for B.C. seniors. Learn where to access them.

Personal support services help seniors maintain healthy, independent and dignified lives. Learn about how to find programs in your community.

Whether by car, bus, ferry or mobility device, seniors need to get around. Learn more about the transportation services offered to B.C. seniors.

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The B.C. Seniors guide is a comprehensive source for information on programs and services available to B.C. Seniors

The November edition of the OSA newsletter includes: An update on the OSA’s HandyDART and residential care survey The OSA’s 30-member Council of Advisors’ submission to the Federal Government outlining priorities for BC seniors Highlights of the home support survey report and the Making Progress: Placement, Drugs and Therapy report Read the November newsletter

The January edition of the OSA newsletter includes: An overview of reports and surveys for 2016 Council of Advisers activities Information about MSP and tax filing Coming events Read January newsletter

The inaugural issue of the OSA’s quarterly newsletter, detailing previous work, upcoming projects and current information. In this issue: An overview of the Advocate’s reports on housing and respite for caregivers Information on two upcoming province-wide surveys A calendar of town hall meetings in October News about seniors and the federal election Read the September Newsletter