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[Resource] Extreme Heat Preparedness Guide

Government of BC

Click HERE to view the Extreme Head Preparedness GuideAn Extreme Heat Emergency is when daytime and nighttime temperatures get hotter every day and are well above seasonal norms. Extreme heat is dangerous for the health and wellbeing of our communities and is responsible for the highest number of we

[Resource] EmergencyMap BC

Government of BC

Click HERE to view the interactive EmergencyMapBCThis map serves as a general reference for current public safety conditions during emergencies.

[Resource] BC Wildfire Service Information Bulletin

BC Wildfire Service

Click HERE to visit the BC Wildfire Service Bulletin, for the most updated wildfire information.Evacuation Orders: Current provincial evacuation advisories from Emergency Info BC.Road Closures: Wildfires can impact road access and highways. Know before you go, check DriveBC.Mobile App: The officia

[Recorded Webinar] Closing the Gaps– Advancing Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery for Older Adults

United Way BC

This webinar features Dr. Samir Sinha, lead author of the recent Canadian Red Cross and National Institute on Aging White Paper that offers evidence-informed expert recommendations to Improve Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery for Older Adults Across Canada.This webinar is hosted by Unite

[Training] Building Strong Foundations for Dementia Care: Alzheimer Society of BC Webinar Series

Alzheimer Society

In these 5 webinars, we will look at gaining a better understanding of dementia - the various types, what is happening in the brain throughout the stages, and dispelling some common myths. This will set the stage for the following modules, since an understanding and acceptance of the disease proce

[Guide] National programmes for age-friendly cities and communities: a guide

World Health Organization

OverviewOur physical and social environments are major influences on how we experience ageing and the opportunities it brings. Creating age-friendly environments enables all people to age well in a place that is right for them, continue to develop personally, be included, and contribute to their com

[Video] Dementia-inclusive Streets and Community Access, Participation and Engagement


This video showcases the experiences of three study participants: two in Metro Vancouver and 1 dyad in Prince George to highlight how real people living with dementia wayfind, feel safe, and enjoy meaningful interactions in their neighbourhoods. The purpose of this video is: 1. to educate on the rol

[Resource] Free Legal Help for Non-Profits

The Pacific Legal Education & Outreach Society

Click HERE to visit the Law for Non Profits webpagePLEO has been providing legal services to the non-profit and arts sector since 2005. Operating under the name “Artists’ Legal Outreach” (ALO) in the beginning of PLEO’s inception, PLEO’s first project was the launch of a pilot legal clinic


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