Better at Home
Helping seniors remain independent and stay connected with their communities.
Better at Home (BH) is a program that helps seniors live in their own homes by providing simple non-medical support services delivered by local non-profit organizations in eighty locations across the province, using a mix of paid workers, contractors, and volunteers. SCSA delivers the program for
Smithers and Telkwa areas. Another component of the program is to keep seniors connected with their communities.
- Friendly visiting
- Transporting for appointments (local only)
- Grocery Shopping
- Light housekeeping
- Light yard work
- Minor home repairs
- Snow Shovelling
- Shared Gardens
- Meals on Wheels Delivery
Some services are free and others are provided on a sliding-scale fee, depending on your household income. Please consult with us about your individual situation.
Would you like to become a participant?
Would you like to become a volunteer?
Program Contact Information
Francoi Depey, Program Coordinator
Phone: 250-847-9515 ext 2008
Email: [email protected]
This program is funded by United Way of Northern British Columbia through Houston Link to Learning