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Better at Home is now recruiting volunteers!

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Get Driving or enjoy coffee!

Let’s create Your volunteer opportunity!


West Shore Better at Home is currently looking to fill the following volunteer positions:

Drivers 2+ hours per month, flexible week days.

Assist older adults to get to medical appointments, grocery shopping or coffee social.

Locations within the West Shore or from West Shore to Victoria and / or return.


Ability to assist older adults in/out of vehicle, familiar with use and transport of light weight walker. Patience and respect for our older adults.

Clear driver’s abstract, 3 million liability insurance, reliable, insured vehicle.

Your time will help West Shore Better at Home support seniors to fill their fridge with groceries and to minimize their worry about getting to appointments.



Coffee Social Hosts 2 ½ hours per month, 2nd or 4th Wednesday, 9:45am-12:15 at Skookum Food and Bistro in Colwood.


Serve and Enjoy great coffee/tea and treats with a lively group of seniors. Volunteers maintain fluidity of conversation and safety. Maintain record of group activity. Volunteers assist with serving of beverages and treats and communicate with the Bistro staff. Volunteers have patience and respect for seniors and be able to carry/set up/take down of table and chairs, independently.

Your time will enhance the social connection between seniors, helping them to build new friendships within their community.


*All positions require: application, interview, orientation, criminal record check and a minimum 3 month commitment


To apply or for further information please contact coordinator at: infowsbh@pcfsa.org or call Dori : 778-677-3540


Thank you for your interest in volunteering with Better at Home West Shore, Pacific Centre Family Services Association

Better at home is funded by the Government of BC and managed by the United Way. It is designed to support seniors to remain independent in their home. Better at Home is a community based model which utilises both volunteer and professional service providers. All seniors living in Langford, Colwood and Metchosin can request a Better at Home service. Better at Home provides seniors with support for simple day to day tasks and this helps them maintain their independence and stay connected with their community.