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Hastings-Sunrise Better at Home Program

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

Services:
  • Light Housekeeping
  • Transportation to appointments
  • Friendly Visits
  • Weekly grocery shopping trips every Tuesday
Eligibility

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.)

Service Fees

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: $7 per trip
Friendly Visiting services are free.

Contact Us

To inquire further about the program and/or to enrol, please contact:

Lynn Lin
604-408-7274 ext. 2157
[email protected]