It is estimated that the senior population will double in Howe Sound by the year 2027. Older adults can live longer, healthier lives by maintaining social connections, staying active, eating well and minimizing exposure to health risks. There are programs in the Sea to Sky to help seniors experience these extra years of life in good physical and mental health. A supportive environment, can help them continue to do the things that they value most. Find resources here to help seniors stay active and independent with in-home services, support groups, and a dedicated emotional support to help promote and protect overall physical and mental wellness.
Mature Action Community
MAC is here to connect, engage and advocate for Whistler seniors.
A supportive environment for older adults in Whistler to stay connected through resource sharing and social events.
Palliative & Bereavement Support Services
Sea to Sky Hospice Society offers support and programs for anyone dealing with a life-limiting illness, for their loved ones or for those who are grieving. Serves both Squamish and Whistler (with limited services in Whistler).
Friendly Calls Program
Canadian Red Cross
The Friendly Calls program pairs a trained Red Cross volunteer with someone who is feeling isolated or lonely, who may have limited social and family connections, or feels they could benefit from more social interaction.
Squamish Senior Citizens Home Society
The Manor: 50 units (36 bachelor suites; 4 one bedroom suites reserved for couples).
The Cedars: 20 units (16 bachelor suites; 4 one bedroom units reserved for couples).
Westwinds: 55yrs+ independent living - under construction.