The Better at Home Program provides non-medical services to any senior who wants to live independently in their home and community, while enjoying a healthy, active lifestyle. DIVERSEcity, one of several non-profit organizations delivering the program across the province, focuses on the Newton area of Surrey.
We offer many fee-based service options and some free services to support seniors to continue to live independently, including:
During the COVID-19 pandemic, some seniors who normally live independently with the help of family and friends found they now needed community supports to remain connected and engaged.
DIVERSEcity was chosen as one of 24 Better at Home COVID-19 Response Hubs of service in BC, to help any senior aged 65+ in Surrey, BC, with simple day-to-day tasks during this crisis including:
Emergency COVID-19 response services are free of charge to seniors or by donation.
To register for Better at Home services in Surrey, BC, please contact 604-507-2266 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Seniors outside Surrey may register for Better at Home services by calling 2-1-1 or visiting the website: www.bc211.ca. or betterathome.ca.