Seniors

Computer Basics:

From email and word processing to internet browsing and e-books, Stewart Public Library is here to help you navigate the world of technology. Drop by the library or call at 236-749-2003 to arrange a 1:1 free lesson in an area of your choice.

 

Are you interested in finding some helpful websites that might be of interest to you as a senior? 

We’ve done the work for you and have compiled a list! Just click on the links and start browsing!

General Interest:

http://www.retirewow.com/ Hundreds of articles on everything from retirement, health and spirituality

http://seniors.lovetoknow.com/Main_Page Lifestyle articles including interviews, fashion and crafts.  A little bit of everything.

Travel:

https://www.roadscholar.org/ Educational tours for all over the world

https://m.bbcanada.com/ Bed and Breakfast from all over Canada

http://www.snowbirds.org/ Canadian Snowbird Association

http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/index Parks Canada

https://gorving.ca/ RV information for travel across Canada

Health

https://www.dietitians.ca/:  Information for everything from meal planning, cooking and healthy eating

https://www2.gov.bc.ca: downloadable handbook for healthy eating for seniors in a variety of languages

http://www.chha.ca/chha/ Canadian Hard of Hearing Association

http://www.cnib.ca/en/Pages/default.aspx Canadian National Institution for the Blind

http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/seniors-aines/ Government of Canada Public Health for Seniors

http://www.alzheimer.ca/en/bc Support and information for caregivers as well as those living with Alzheimer/Dementia

Housing

https://www.seniorszen.com/ Assisted Living information and advice

https://www.thecareguide.com/?viewsection=home&viewpage=home: a comprehensive guide to retirement and assisted living in Canada

Canadian Benefits and Programs for Seniors

http://seniorsfirstbc.ca Advocacy and support for seniors living in BC as well as their caregivers

canadian benefits finder Find out what benefits you are entitled to by taking a short questionnaire