Dawson Creek 'Better at Home'

Thank You Inland Auto Ltd.

May 14, 2019
Thanks to community minded businesses like Inland, Better at Home can continue to offer services to local seniors to help them remain independently in their own home. 


Left to Right: Arleene Thorpe, Volunteer Coordinator - Better at Home, receives a cheque for $300 for Dawson Creek Better at Home, from Dan Brennan, Owner - Inland Auto Ltd.  

 
 

NLC Students Raise Funds for Better at Home

April 17, 2019
We were so very touched that the Northern Lights College, Class of Management 425, thought of Better at Home and our community seniors. They put on an amazing fundraiser event, with international food, dancing, and the wonderful music of 'Earth, Wind, and Snow'. Today Sai Kaethia Addu and Bhaegav Bhalgamadia, representing the class, came to the office to donate $2,000.00 to the Better at Home program. They also raised money for the Dawson Creek Literacy Society and the Art Gallery. Kudos to t...
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SPSASS Seniors' Conference - June 15 2019- get a ticket now!

April 11, 2019


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Seniors' Yard Waste Pick Up in Dawson Creek

April 11, 2019


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A Surprise Fundraiser!

March 7, 2019
What a lovely surprise! Northern Lights College students told us today that they are holding a fundraiser and that Better at Home would be one of the beneficiaries. How kind of them to want to help seniors.  Please share this poster so we can have a great turnout for these generous young people.


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Thank You DC Bearing & Hydraulic Services Ltd.

January 29, 2019
Big Thank You going out to Dawson Creek Bearing & Hydraulic Services Ltd. These generous folks donated $650 to the Dawson Creek Better at Home 'Sponsor a Senior' campaign. Their kind donation will go directly towards services to local seniors. Left to Right: Arleene Thorpe, Volunteer Coordinator for Better at Home; and Judy Pandachuk, DC Bearing & Hydraulic Services Ltd.


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Thank You Tyler Ward and Encana!

January 22, 2019
A BIG Thank You goes out to Tyler Ward, Facility & Pipeline Construction Coordinator with Encana. Tyler donated $1,050.00 from his winnings at an in-house fundraiser' to the Dawson Creek Better at Home program. Thank you Tyler, your donation will help many local seniors.
AND...Brian Lieverse, Community Relations Coordinator with Encana has told us that Encana will match Tyler's generous donation. 
Pictured here - Brian Lieverse, Better at Home Volunteer Coordinator Arleene Thorpe, and Tyler War...
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Tickets Still Available for the Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament

November 14, 2018

Stop in to the office at the Co-op Mall or call us at 250-782-2341 - we can deliver tickets to you!


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Flu Season

November 1, 2018
The Seniors' Hall in Dawson Creek is holding a Seniors' Flu Clinic on November 6th between 9am and 4:30pm. The hall is located beside the library, on McKellar Ave.     


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Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament - coming up soon!

October 30, 2018
Better at Home will be hosting Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament to raise funds to continue our services to seniors. Check the posters for more information.



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Information Brochures on the Dawson Creek Better at Home Program:

General Brochure - prints double sided 8x11

Frequently Asked Questions  - prints double sided 8x14

Housekeeping Services  - prints double sided 8x11

Sponsor a Senior - prints one sided 8x11 (card fold)


For more information about the Dawson Creek Better at Home program please go to the FAQs page.

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Special thanks to the United Way of Northern BC for their support of our housekeeping services for seniors. This support has helped us respond to requests for assistance from many Dawson Creek seniors.