Joyce Murray

Your member of parliament for


Vancouver Quadra

Joyce Murray

Your member of parliament for


Vancouver Quadra

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Seniors and People with Disabilities

This is general information and is not an exhaustive list of all resources available

NOTE: The information in this document is subject to change due to new information, health strategies and decisions being made and updated by the Provincial Government. For the latest information please utilize the contact information listed below.

This document includes information on:

  1. Tips for protecting yourself and others from COVID-19
  2. Information about COVID-19
  3. Handy Dart, Taxis and Public Transport
  4. Grocery shopping
  5. Prepared Meal deliveries to your home
  6. Health Care
  7. Pharmacy/Medications
  8. Public facilities & services
  9. Advice on Self Isolation
  10. Businesses & Banking
  11. Government & Financial supports
  12. Useful links

 

  1. Tips for protecting yourself and others from COVID-19

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Information about COVID-19

The virus can cause a range of mild to severe symptoms and it is possible that people will not recognize symptoms that are mild.

Symptoms:

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. HANDY DART, Taxis, and Public Transport

 

Please take the necessary precautions and limit your rides.

 

  1. Grocery shopping

 

Shop – Online Ordering   (Ensure to check fees for delivery charges):

 

 

Link: www.sharethegoods.ca

 

 

 

 

Shop – by Phone  (Ensure to check fees for delivery charges):
The extent of these services offered currently is uncertain. Please call
them directly to inquire.

 

 

 


  1. PREPARED MEAL DELIVERY (Ensure to check fees for delivery charges):

Download Smartphone APP or use website and place food orders with your local restaurants. Payments by credit cards.

Other Sources:

Meals On Wheels: type Meals On Wheels in your Search Engine with the name of your municipality for information.

Better Meals: www.bettermeals.ca

 

  1. HEALTH CARE

 

 

  1. PHARMACY/MEDICATIONS

  1. PUBLIC FACILITIES & SERVICES

 

  1. SELF ISOLATION

Advice on Self-Isolation provided by the Provincial Health Office:

 

  1. BUSINESSES AND BANKING

 

  1. GOVERNMENT AND FINANCIAL SUPPORTS

 

  1. LINKS:

The BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) website contains the latest information about the disease, particularly as it relates to the health and well-being of British Columbians. Relevant BCCDC resources and channels include:

British Columbia Public Health Alerts: https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/public-health-alerts

 

Other regional, provincial and national resources about the virus: 

 

 

 

 

 

 

https://www.canada.ca/en/publichealth/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirusinfection.html

 

 

Although we must all be mindful of THE need for physical distancing and self isolation, we must keep in touch with our family, friends and neighbours via telephone and online.