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Get your FLU SHOT this week at the Metchosin Firehall!

FLU SEASON is here! Drop by the Metchosin Fire Hall for your free flu shot. NO Appointment is necessary. SIRC, Metchosin Fire Department and IDA Latoria Pharmacy are partnering again this year to offer you the Flu Vaccination at the Metchosin Fire Hall Tuesday, Nov. 6th 10am-2pm and 4pm-7pm Wednesday, Nov. 7th 10am-2pm and 4pm-7pm Thursday, Nov. 8th from…
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October begins with National Seniors Day and Alzheimer Awareness

“Every year on October 1, Canada celebrates National Seniors Day by honouring its seniors, and by highlighting their valuable contributions to our families, workplaces, communities and society. It’s the perfect opportunity to show our thanks to seniors in Canada and highlight their significant contribution. Whether it is through small gestures or a big display of love,…
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Community Celebration of Life for Moralea Milne

The Metchosin Seniors’ Association and SIRC members share in the extreme shock and deep sadness that grips our town, in learning of the tragic accident that unexpectedly took the life of a dedicated community leader and friend, Councillor Moralea Milne. In a Celebration of Life and the legacy she leaves behind, the Milne family, friends…
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This week at SIRC…

Wednesday, March 28th Tea Time/Coffee Chat from 1:00pm to 3:00pm at SIRC, with guest Dan Pagel from the consulting firm RC Strategies + PERC, who will gather input from MSA members. The District of Metchosin’s Healthy Communities Advisory Select Committee (HCASC) wants your feedback on the idea of building a new public space or “Village Square”…
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Get your Tetanus booster shot at SIRC!

The Metchosin Seniors’ Information and Resource Centre, in cooperation with Latoria Pharmacy IDA and Pharmacist, Mohamed Zeid, will be offering a final FREE Immunization Clinic on Thursday, February 15th at SIRC. Appointment times are still available from Noon until 4PM. *One dose of TETANUS BOOSTER is recommended every ten years. Please call 250-478-5150 to book…
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DRIVE and DINE with us in May

Leave the cooking to someone else and please consider joining us for dinner! There is no cost to attend and all are welcome. This Saturday, May 6th is the monthly Community Potluck Dinner at the Metchosin Community House ~ mingle from 4-7PM  We dine at 5PM. Bring a dish to share with a dozen folks….
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Metchosin’s Better at Home

SIRC’s community-based delivery model is Better at Home, a United Way program that helps local seniors continue living independently in their own homes by providing simple, non-medical home support services. Those who provide Better at Home services – volunteers and paid staff at SIRC, and many non-profit groups and organizations – are part of the…
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Call for Interest; Accessible Transportation Advisory Committee

 Victoria Regional Transit Commission invites residents to serve on the Accessible Transportation Advisory Committee (ATAC). ATAC provides advice to the Commission & BC Transit regarding accessible transportation & custom transit issues. The Committee meets up to four (4) times per year The Commission will consider applications from seniors, individuals with disabilities, persons representing organizations that…
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MSA extends best wishes for a happy holiday

On behalf of the MSA Board of Directors, we want to take this opportunity to thank you ~ our members, supporters and volunteers for helping us, at SIRC, to keep Metchosin age-friendly. We extend warm wishes to you and yours for a wonderful Christmas Holiday Season and all the best throughout the coming New Year…
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2016 MSA Accomplishments & AGM SIRC Summary

As we embark upon a new year, your board of directors at the Metchosin Seniors’ Association and all those who help to run SIRC, wish to share our successes and challenges of the past year with our featured AGM presentation. Thank you for helping us to make a difference for seniors and their families in…
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