Better at Home
Better at Home provides community-based services from volunteers, contractors and our local non-profit organization. Better at Home supports the non-medical needs of older adults in Kelowna, West Kelowna, and Lake Country. These services are aimed to help seniors stay independent in their own homes.
Available services include:
- Book Delivery
- Lawn Care
- Grocery Shopping and Delivery
- Snow Removal
How it works
This program is available for seniors age 65+ who live independently. A client intake will be completed by our Better at Home coordinator to asses how the program will benefit them. Please contact us for more information or to have an intake scheduled.
This program is funded by the Government of British Columbia and managed by the United Way of the Lower Mainland.
For more information and to start using this service, contact:
Phone: 250.861.6180 Ext. 5
Programs and Services
Senior Centre Without Walls
Senior Centre Without Walls (SCWW) aims to connect seniors to others in our local community entirely over the telephone or virtually through a computer, tablet, or smartphone . This service is available for Okanagan residents who are 65+.
Companion housing is a way of connecting compatible people to share a home and support one another in a mutually beneficial manner. Participation is available as a home provider (host) where you will rent out a spare room in your home to a person of your choice, which could be a 55+ adult, or even a responsible university student.
Information & Referral
Our information & referral service helps connect seniors with resources available in our community.
We are here to listen to your concerns, help you find answers, solve problems, and connect you or a loved one to needed supports..