Better at Home is designed to help seniors continue to live independently in their own homes and remain connected to their community. It is funded by the BC Government and managed by the United Way.
S.U.C.C.E.S.S. is the lead agency for the Better at Home program in the community of Hastings-Sunrise, located in the north-eastern corner of Vancouver.
Hastings-Sunrise Better at Home helps seniors with simple non-medical, day-to-day tasks so they can maintain their independence.
- Light Housekeeping
- Transportation to appointments
- Friendly Visits
- Weekly grocery shopping trips every Friday
Those interested must be 60 years-old or above, and reside in the community of Hastings – Sunrise within the following boundaries:
- Nanaimo St. east to Boundary Rd.
- East Broadway north to the Burrard Inlet (Wall St.)
Light housekeeping & Transportation to appointments services:
Fees are based on a sliding scale according to the individual’s annual net income. People may receive a subsidy 100%, 70%, 50% or 30% of the fees. Subsidy rates are limited to 2 transportation services or 4 hours of housekeeping a month. Extra services or hours will incur additional fees.
Weekly grocery shopping trips:
Friendly Visiting services are free.
To inquire further about the program and/or to enrol, please contact:
604-408-7274 ext. 2157