Information for Seniors

Removing snow from walkways and sidewalks, and getting around during snow events can be challenging for folks who have physical limitations.  If you need assistance clearing snow or getting around during a snow event, contact the Seniors' Resources office, Monday to Friday, 8am - 4pm:

Phone: 604-793-9979

If you are interested in volunteering to assist seniors and disabled persons who may need help during snow events, visit our Snow Angels page.

Here are some other important phone numbers for seniors in case of emergency.  Add these numbers to your personal contact list and place in your emergency kit:

BC Hydro

  • 1-888-POWERON (1-888-769-3766)

Fortis BC (natural gas)

  • 1-800-663-9911

Public Works Yard

  • 604-793-2810 Monday- Friday 7am-4:30 pm

After Hours Emergencies

  • 604-792-2233 evenings, weekends, statutory holidays