Dawson Creek 'Better at Home'

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Seniors' Pickleball

Posted by Better at Home Dawson Creek on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, In : Event 


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2017 ARC Resources/Better at Home RODEO Outing

Posted by Better at Home Dawson Creek on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, In : Event 

On Wednesday August 9, 2017, Dawson Creek Better at Home partnered with ARC Resources Ltd.  to take 44 seniors to the rodeo to watch the chuckwagon races.  This is the third year that we have done the Rodeo tour for the seniors. All the expenses for the rodeo were paid for by ARC Resources.

The Homers bus arrived at the back gate and the seniors went to the reserved section that was set aside for them. After the races started, the ARC Resources crew of volunteers brought the seniors hamburge...


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2016 - 07 - 23 Fire Truck Pull / 18 Wheels of Christmas in July

Posted by Better at Home Dawson Creek on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, In : Event 
A busload of seniors spent a sunny (and windy) day at the Dawson Mall parking lot enjoying the festivities for the 'Fire Truck Pull' fundraiser organised by the United Way of Northern BC.
Dawson Creek Better at Home loves to partner with other agencies and businesses to bring fun events and great services to our local seniors. 
Thanks to City of Dawson Creek and BC Transit for providing the bus and the services of the driver for this event.


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2016 - April 5th, Art and Yoga Bus Tour

Posted by Better at Home Dawson Creek on Thursday, April 21, 2016, In : Event 
Seniors enjoyed a wonderful day out including creating 'jigsaw puzzle frames' with the Exploring Art group, trying out some Yoga moves with Oline Bridges, lunch in the Co-op Bistro, and tea and coffee and socializing at 'Faking Sanity Cafe'. 
Thanks go out to:
  • City of Dawson Creek and BC Transit for the use of the bus and the services of the driver for this tour. 
  • The friendly and welcoming artists with the Exploring Art group for hosting the art activity. 
  • Oline Bridges for sharing her yoga exp...

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Calling all Senior Artists and Crafters!

Posted by Better at Home Dawson Creek on Wednesday, March 23, 2016, In : Event 
This year the Dawson Creek Kiwanis Trade Show has changed their name and format!  So on April 15, 16 & 17 Better at Home will be in our booth at the "Kiwanis Home, Garden, & Leisure Show". 
We've decided to open up our booth to Senior crafters and artist who would like us to sell their art/crafts! For a very low (10%) commission, we'll sell your items from our booth. And the commission? Well it goes right back into the community into services to seniors. Everyone wins (and we get to have lots ...
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Five Years and Still Going Strong!

Posted by Better at Home Dawson Creek on Thursday, November 5, 2015, In : Event 
On October 9th, Dawson Creek Better at Home celebrated five years of helping seniors in Dawson Creek.
From October 2010 to March of 2013, we operated as ‘CASI’ (Community Access for Seniors’ Independence). At that time we were one of five pilot projects in BC tasked with developing a program that could assist seniors to remain independently in their home through the provision of non-medical services.
In April 2013 the funder (Province of BC) decided that the model was a success and the pi...

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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)

Leave a Legacy - prints double sided 8x11


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

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