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Resources for Seniors

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Accessible Collections

Access items in a format accessible to you! Discover services like NNELS and Interlibrary Loan to connect you with materials suitable for your needs.

Our Services

Check out all the awesome services at the Library for all ages, including homebound delivery, technology tutoring, and more! Also, view our calendar for upcoming events for adults and seniors.


Open Access Websites & Local Resources

Local & Government Programs

Alzheimer Society British Columbia

Access reliable information, resources, and support services for both caregivers and patients.

Better at Home

A program that helps seniors with simple non-medical, day-to-day tasks so that they can continue to live independently in their own homes and remain connected to their communities. United Way British Columbia Healthy Aging administers the Better at Home program, and is funded by the Government of BC.

Caregivers Network East Kootenay

A local support network for caregivers of seniors. Discover emotional support, practical tips, information, and resources, help with navigating health care systems, educational opportunities, and more.

CBALColumbia Basin Alliance for Literacy (CBAL)

CBAL provides numerous services and supports for seniors and caregivers for all communities located in the Columbia Basin.

Cranbrook Age Friendly

Run by a group of volunteers from various service groups and organizations within the City of Cranbrook with a member of City Council, Cranbrook Age Friendly is your one stop for all services, programs, activities, and resources for seniors in Cranbrook.

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Government of Canada – Programs for Seniors

Information, benefits, and supports for seniors from the federal government.

Kootenay Seniors

Services and information for seniors and their caregivers in the Kootenays. They offer programs for transportation, home support, and more!

Seniors BC

A place for all older adults and caretakers in the province to find resources and programs for planning and living a healthy and active lifestyle.


Health & Wellness

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Government of Canada – Healthy Living for Seniors

A plethora of information on staying healthy as you age from the federal government.

Provincial Government – Elder Abuse and Neglect

The Government of BC has developed an Information Kit to help older adults learn how to prevent abuse, recognize abuse when it happens, know how to respond, and know where they can find assistance.

Telus Wise

Resources and guides to help seniors stay safe in the digital world.