Drop-in Centre

Recipient: Sunrise Services for Seniors
Amount: 6000
Date: 2019-09-18
Areas: Burns Lake and Southside
Sectors: Recreational-Social
Strategy: Community Infrastructure
Description: This funding will assist the Sunrise Services for Seniors Society establish a drop-in centre. The Centre will serve as a comprehensive source of information and resource materials for existing community-based support programs, government services, healthcare services and social activities that support healthy aging; addressing dementia, health & wellness, mental health, transportation, housing, abuse including financial abuse and government service information.

Well, this success story throws back a little bit. We started planning for the expansion at the Burns Lake Public Library in the early 2000's. It was an ambitious project - double the size of the library!! The board...

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