Seniors' Resource Centre ~ Metchosin - Age Friendly Metchosin

Category: Volunteers

An Invitation to a Conversation: Senior Circles on the Westshore

Volunteer Victoria is inviting Seniors on the Westshore to participate in their Senior Circles Project, a conversation focusing on seniors’ volunteering. The first conversation will be held at the Juan de Fuca Library from 1-3PM on Tuesday, November 27th.   Project Overview: Senior Circles builds on learning from a 2017 Volunteer Victoria study of more than 500 local…
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Seniors Serving Seniors − Join us as a Volunteer!

Seniors have their share of problems and many go through life without a sympathetic listener to help during troubled times. Loss of a loved one, or a sudden change in health conditions or lifestyle, could become issues of concern. Trained counsellors and clergy might be available to provide professional support, however, there are times when…
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Blood Pressure Checks and Chocolate ♥ on FEB 14th at SIRC

On Tuesday, February 14th from Noon-4PM you can have your Blood Pressure checked at SIRC – just drop by and visit our Nurse! And…♥ Please join us to celebrate V-DAY at Tea-time/Coffee-Chat from 1-3PM!   Drop-by to say hello, ask questions about heart health or just come to share our Valentines D♥Y appreciation and treats! Call…
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Volunteering and retirement

Volunteering can be an important part of a healthy, active retired life. If you’re planning for retirement, consider how you’ll spend your time. Many people retire and find they don’t have enough to do. Volunteer work can make the transition from formal employment to retirement a lot easier! How do you get started? It’s easy!…
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Volunteer, join as a member or help provide services…SIRC is US!

SIRC User Services (US), information and resources, are key for seniors living in Metchosin. In order to meet the immediate needs of our local seniors, we must increase our current base of service providers and support volunteers. Please consider joining US at SIRC. SIRC Service Providers are qualified and commendable professionals who can be recommended to SIRC…
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Help with Rides and Chores

Need a  ride?  Do you have an appointment you have to get to?  How about groceries?? We now have an updated roster of drivers.  If you need to get somewhere and have no transportation, call SIRC at 250-478-5150 and we will match you up with one of our volunteers. If you call outside of office…
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Volunteers wanted

Volunteers are needed in the following areas: – drivers – odd jobs – fixing stuff – e.g. door handles, light bulbs, (how many Sirc members does it take?) – office filing – light yard work – friendly visits, phone calls – computer, technology support – photographers – misc – what do you have to offer…
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