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Due to Covid-19 restrictions there are modifications to some of these services. Please contact PWC for more information.

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The Peachland Wellness Centre (PWC) helps those in need in our community to live safely and independently by providing essential, non-medical support services.

Potential participants for services are based on individual needs. Contact one of our Service Coordinators at (250)767-0141 to make an appointment for an assessment.

Our support services are not designed to replace any medical or health professional services.

 

Adult Day Service (ADS)

On Hold.

ADS is funded by the Interior Health Authority, and provides older adults with physical frailties or cognitive challenges an opportunity to socialize, be active and have fun in a safe and caring environment. The day's activities are led by trained, professional and caring Staff who provide activities and ensure everyone has a fun-filled day. Learn more

Better at Home

(BAH)

This service funded by United Way of the Lower Mainland, helps older adults continue living independently in their own homes by providing simple, financial and non-medical home support services including light housekeeping, yard work, minor home repairs, friendly visits, and transportation. Learn more

Friendly Visitor/Caller

Due to Covid-19  friendly visits are by phone

Individuals who are isolated or in need of more social interaction are visited or called weekly by one of the PWC Service Coordinators or trained Volunteers. The visitors/callers are cheerful and supportive for the needs and likes of the clients building trust and respect. All information is with the utmost confidentiality. Learn more

Helping Hands

At PWC (by Appointment)

This service provides intensive and immediate responses to individuals who are unable to meet their basic living needs and/or are at risk of homelessness. This may include access to food, clothing, or shelter and assistance with accessing benefit programs and other external resources. Learn more

Information & Referrals

Monday - Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

PWC has a resource library available for members of the Peachland community, including contact information for various services and social agencies. We link callers and drop-in visitors to the appropriate organization based on the individual's request and needs. Learn more

Outreach

Monday - Thursday 9:00 am to 3 pm

This service connects people with a PWC Service Coordinator for plan assessment in helping with immediate or long-term needs. Support may include information, referral or registration in PWC Programs or other Services. The goal is to help people remain independent in their own homes for as long as possible. Learn more

Transportation

Grocery Pick Up now included during Covid-19

Our dependable and thoroughly screened volunteers use their own vehicles to provide transportation services to and from medical appointments and other important places you need to be. Riders are asked to contact the PWC Office at least 48 hours before transportation is required to make arrangements. Learn more

Grocery Shopping/pick-up

Started during Covid-19 - ongoing

Our dependable and thoroughly screened volunteers use their own vehicles to pick up and deliver groceries or medications for those unable to do this for themselves either due to not being able to drive or being isolated due to COVID. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Peachland Wellness Centre

4426 5th Street

Peachland, BC

V0H 1X6

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