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Vision and Constitution

Our Vision: 

Older adults in BC have the right to live with dignity, free from abuse of any kind. 

According to our constitution, we: 

  • Empower older adults to live with dignity, autonomy and safety through the provision of information and education; 
  • Promote access to justice and empower individuals by providing legal services to older adults; 
  • Provide emotional support, information, advocacy and referrals to older adults experiencing abuse and related problems; 
  • Work collaboratively with government and community agencies on social and legal issues affecting older adults; 
  • Promote and facilitate law reform and system change for the safety and well-being of older adults; 
  • Conduct research, develop written materials and deliver workshops on social and legal issues for the safety and empowerment of older adults.

Seniors Abuse & Information Line (SAIL)

SAIL is a confidential means for seniors to speak to a professional intake worker about issues that affect their well-being, receive information, or learn about our programs. Call 604-437-1940 or Toll-Free at 1-866-437-1940 weekdays 8am to 8pm and weekends 10am to 5:30pm. Language interpretation is available. 
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Our Funders

Seniors First BC’s services are funded through our valued funders and donors.
British Columbia
Law Foundation

ABOUT US

Seniors First BC is a charitable, non-profit society that provides information, advocacy, and support to seniors across BC who are dealing with issues affecting their well-being.

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