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This page was last updated: March 13, 2015
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Seniors  Info
           Web links to Seniors Information


BC Government Seniors Guide - 160 pages. Very useful
http://www.gov.bc.ca/seniors/guide/


BC Information for seniors
http://www.seniors.gc.ca/eng/sb/ie/bc.shtml


The Care Guide  - All of Canada
http://www.thecareguide.com/  - Choices for seniors housing services.


BC Ministry of Health
http://www.gov.bc.ca/health/


BC Housing:
http://www.bchousing.org/- BC ministry of housing and social
development, with links to social assistance help

http://www.seniorsservicessociety.ca/hhousingdirectory.htm - Seniors Services Society is a non profit agency located in New Westminster, part of Metro Vancouver BC, that provides local and provincial programs and services that support older adults to live as independently as possible.

Seniors Benefits
http://www.canadabenefits.gc.ca/
Service Canada’s site with everything you need to know about OAS, GIS, and other benefits.

http://www.canadabenefits.gc.ca/- a list of available government services for persons with disabilities.


General Index to all Gov. Canada Services
http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/about/integrity/index.shtml
- services for all Canadians. Government forms catalogue.


Tax Tips:
http://www.cra-arc.gc.ca/seniors/- Canada Revenue Agency website for seniors information and taxes.

http://www.taxtips.ca/govbenefits/bc.htm - tax related site with links
to government programs, e.g. property tax deferment

http://www.sbr.gov.bc.ca/individuals/Property_Taxes/Property_Tax_
Deferment/ptd.htm - site identifying the property tax deferment program

http://www.taxtips.ca/seniors/oas.htm - some information on the tax
implications of the Old Age Security (OAS) program

http://www.taxtips.ca/seniors/gis.htm - information and links for the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) for Canadian seniors, and the Allowance


Veteran's Affairs:
http://www.vac-acc.gc.ca/general/sub.cfm?source=help/generalfaq


National Do Not call List:
https://www.lnnte-dncl.gc.ca/index-eng   - sign up your phone number and cell phone number to avoid getting those pesky telemarketer calls.
Thanks to  Richard Parkinson
for providing
most of this list.
This page was last updated: March 13, 2015
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