Seniors

Seniors Food Bank starting again in Maple Ridge

The service will be offered every Monday

 

Report raises questions about COVID outbreak that killed 25 seniors at Langley Lodge

CEO defends leaked document that’s igniting queries about BC’s most deadly COVID outbreak

 

B.C. retirement home residents fight province’s visitor restrictions

Association launched to give Canada’s long-term care, senior home residents a voice

 

Welcome home: Independent senior living in Maple Ridge

Welcoming singles and couples to Christopherson House

  • Sep 14, 2020

UPDATE: Evicted 86-year-old has been given accommodation

Maple Ridge mayor met with elderly man who was put out of his apartment

86-year-old man evicted from Maple Ridge apartment, no place to go

Says family member with addiction problems was the cause

New program to help seniors in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows postpone frailty

The Seniors Social Prescribing Program will connect older adults to resources

Pitt Meadows seniors centre re-opening for select programs

Extra cleaning, limited participants part of new health protocols

  • Aug 26, 2020

Independence through innovation: Providing valuable tools for daily living

Find the products + product knowledge to meet your mobility challenges

  • Aug 10, 2020

Obesity in older women linked to lack of social ties, UBC study

“Clinicians could be encouraging older women patients who are non-partnered, especially widowed women, to participate in social community interventions as a way to address obesity.”

Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows seniors can expect new resource guide in September

More information on elder abuse prevention and legal support services

Pandemic support for people with dementia in Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows

My Fears and Frustrations: Living with Dementia During a Pandemic is a free one-hour virtual peer-support group

COVID-19 ‘hoax call’ to B.C. long-term care home leads to arrest

Centre said it received a phone call that ‘appeared to originate from health authorities’

Seniors tennis society of Maple Ridge looking for new members

Club accepts anyone over the age of 55 into their ranks

  • Jul 13, 2020

Langley Lodge’s deadly outbreak declared over

Fraser Health and long-term care home administrator confirm Friday declaration

  • Jul 3, 2020

Canada Day serenade planned for Langley Lodge residents

As an indirect result of COVID, another elder in the long-term care home has passed away

  • Jun 26, 2020

Canada’s proportion of COVID long-term care deaths double that of other countries: study

LTC residents made up 81 per cent of all reported COVID-19 deaths in the country

New COVID outbreak reported in Lower Mainland care home

A long-term care residence at Langley Memorial Hospital initiates outbreak protocols as of Monday

Open dialogue could prevent financial abuse of seniors

COVID brings with it a sense of isolation that could make elders more vulnerable than ever to fraud

  • Jun 14, 2020