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December 4, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Have you started planning for your aging well journey? Find out how these British Columbians from across the province are planning to age well.

Where Older Adults Can Get Help

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

If you are an older adult or care for a senior, it’s important to know where to go for help and support.

Avoiding Frauds and Scams

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Many seniors are the targets of fraud and scams. You may not be able to recover funds lost, so the best defense is to learn about common types of scams and fraud and avoid becoming a victim.

Pre-Retirement Financial Planning

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Now’s the time to think about the lifestyle you want in retirement and estimate funds you will need. Look at your retirement benefits and pensions and see how to increase your financial security.

Lifelong Learning for Healthy Aging

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Keeping our minds strong is as important as keeping our bodies fit. Lifelong learning means we continue to learn new skills and knowledge throughout our lifetime. This is an important part of healthy, active aging.

Leaving a Legacy

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Choose to leave a legacy by passing on something important and meaningful to you, or make a difference in someone’s life through something you said or did. Everyone leaves a legacy.
Giving Back Helps You Age Well

Giving Back Helps You Age Well

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Volunteers offer their time and skills for many reasons. Volunteering helps you expand and grow, meet new people, be creative, feel valued, and help shape the community you live in.
Staying Connected to Community as You Age

Staying Connected to Community as You Age

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Being socially active and engaged in the community keeps you healthy - mentally and physically. In fact, people with strong social networks tend to be more active, feel happier, and are more supported.

Avoiding Isolation and Loneliness

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Keep your social circles from getting smaller as you face life’s ups and downs. Give back and get involved to keep your spirits up and stay well.

Supportive Housing for BC Seniors

October 2, 2015 by HealthyFamilies BC

Some older adults need help to live in their own homes. Others will need a higher level of care. Residences and facilities may help with services from personal care to 24-hour professional care and supervision.

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  1. Activity & Lifestyles
  2. Aging Well
  3. Pregnancy & Parenting
    1. Pregnancy & Birth
    2. Babies (0-12 months)
    3. Toddlers (12-36 months)
    4. Preschool (3-5 years)
    5. Children (6-11 years)
    6. Teens (12-18 years)
  4. Food & Nutrition

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