Seniors Community Connector

If you or someone you know is 60+, a resident of Ladner or Tsawwassen, and in poor health (physical / emotional), marginalized, socially vulnerable, and making frequent trips to ER or primary care for non-clinical treatment, the Seniors Community Connector can assist to support access to community programs (social, physical and nutritional) that address social isolation, promote health and wellbeing and delay frailty. 


  • Meet with the adult where they feel comfortable and develop a relationship of trust
  • Identify and address barriers that prevent connection to programs
  • Develope wellness goals and action plan to connect to programs
  • Ongoing follow up to provide motivation and assistance to connect to programs


Respect for self-determination

Person centred collborative approach to draw on strengths and past successes

Recognize  individual history and its impact on navigating wellness goals








Program name (alternate):  Social Prescribing

Address / Contact Info

Healthy Aging United Way Higher Needs Program Social Prescribing
South Delta Ladner and Tsawwassen, BCV4M 3X8
Contact name: Genevieve Smith

Phone Numbers

Phone : (236) 880-4120
Fax : 1(778) 653-0660

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Tues 8am-4pm
Wed 8am -4pm
Thurs 8am-4pm
Fri 8am-4pm


Accessibility features: fully accessible - we come to you
Can I bring my child?: no

Service Details

Program fee notes: The FREE Social Prescribing Program is funded by the Province of BC and managed by United Way Healthy Aging
Referral criteria: 60+ whose medical problems are well controlled, vulnerable but not totally dependent on others for daily help. May also be a caregiver.
How to apply: The referral form is available on this website or you can call Genevieve Smith at 236-880-4120 or email to
Age ranges served: senior 65+
Accepting new patients / clients: Accepting new clients
Languages spoken: English


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This program was last updated on 29 Sep 2020.

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