Talk NewWest gets an update on NWPD’s Vulnerable Persons Liaison Office, created to provide community outreach to not only the homeless but also at-risk seniors. TNW page
The city is listening
Welcome! Be Heard is the City of New Westminster’s online community engagement space. You can open a free account and participate in surveys or read city plans. It’s here.
Learning Garden memorial
The Learning Garden group recently did a dedication and memory of Shirley Model, who was instrumental in getting the Learning Garden started. They had a memorial stone made in her memory. There’s a photo on the Learning Garden page.
This is the week to sign retirement cards for Kevin McKay and Liz Twaites. The cards are in the Lounge area.
8-1-1 for health issues
When you call 8-1-1 you will be connected with a health service navigator. They can provide you with health information, help you navigate the health care system and find health services across the province, or connect you with a registered nurse. Navigators are available any time of the day or night, every day of the year. And did you know:
- from 5 p.m. to 9 a.m. every night you can talk to a pharmacist
- from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday–Friday you can reach a registered dietitian or a qualified exercise professional
Last Reviewed on 2021-09-23