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MSA Update for Seniors’ Resource Centre Metchosin

We write with news of the steps we are taking at the Seniors’ Resource Centre ~ Metchosin, regarding Covid 19. All MSA/SRC events and gatherings (including our AGM) have been postponed or cancelled until further notice. Effective Thursday, March 19 the Resource Centre will be closed to all visitors and to the general public. Phone…
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Development of Elder Abuse Awareness Program

In 2009, The Centre for Research & Education on Violence against Women & Children (CREVAWC) was asked by the Public Health Agency of Canada to adapt Ontario’s domestic violence public education campaign, Neighbours, Friends and Families,(NFF) to increase public awareness towards elder abuse. In 2012, CREVAWC submitted a successful proposal to the New Horizons federal grant program for a…
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It’s NOT right!

Between 4-10% of older adults will experience at least one form of abuse at some point during their senior years. It’s Not Right! (INR) is a program that addresses elder abuse, neglect, and self neglect. It teaches bystanders to recognize and address this important issue, with small and practical steps. SIRC’s Coordinator, Dawn Boshcoff, is…
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V-DAY Drop-in at SIRC from 2PM-4PM on February 14th ♥ All welcome!

Come share the L♥VE and appreciation we feel for our Volunteers!  We wouldn’t be able to serve our seniors in this community without the help and assistance from those who generously give their time, energy and donations to keep our programs and services alive at SIRC. In recognition of your contributions, support and participation, please…
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TECH-TALK on JAN 31st: E-MAIL Safety, Time-Saving Tricks & Tips

If you have an E-mail account, you won’t want to miss this session! January’s TECH-TALK: E-MAIL Safety, Time-Saving Tricks & Tips All are welcome! Bring a bag-lunch if you like, your tablet, smart phone or laptop…or borrow ours, along with our free Wi-fi and refreshments. What you will learn: Tricks & time-savers to help you easily…
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