General News · 19th February 2019
Seniors Helping Seniors is looking for volunteers who are willing to drive a senior to appointments on and sometimes off island, such as hospital appointments. We are especially looking for people from Squirrel Cove and Whaletown, though drivers from all areas are welcome. It could be either occasional, or regular, depending on the time you have to offer.
Seniors Helping Seniors is looking for a computer savvy person who is willing to help a senior in Whaletown with simple email and ipad use, possibly on a regular basis. Please contact Carina at 6792.
Call Carina, coordinator of SHS, for more info at
250-935-6793. Thank you very much.
Comment by Ester on 22nd February 2019
Thanks Bernice, I updated the article with the correct phone #
Incorrect phone number?
Comment by Bernice on 21st February 2019
Is the number not -6792?
Comment by Jenny Wilson on 20th February 2019
I am happy to offer up rides when I am free. I am also a huge computer geek and know tech and have taught basic internet, computer use before.
Comment by Cec Robinson on 19th February 2019
Computer savvy I am not !
Maybe I’ll sit in with that other senior when they find their helper ? I use an iPad, but probably need the help as much as they do !
But I would enjoy helping out with driving occasionally if and when I can. I’ll say no, without guilt, when I or our car are already busy.