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Letter from a Volunteer Surveyor after his first shift.

Training Kicks Off for Volunteer Surveyors

Now offering regular training sessions that equip volunteers with skills necessary to effectively engage with our residents.

B.C. Seniors Advocate invites British Columbians to participate in the second landmark survey of people in residential care

B.C. Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie announced today the launch of a province-wide survey of residents living in care facilities in BC.

Residential Care Survey

Seniors Advocate Isobel Mackenzie today released results of the Office of the Seniors Advocate’s landmark survey of people living in B.C.’s residential care facilities. This is the most extensive survey of its kind ever conducted in Canada, targeting over 22,000  …read more

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