Bonsor 55+ located in south west Burnaby has a Seniors lounge, snooker room, coffee bar and many programs for the active adult. In addition, there is a computer room, meeting/activity room and a program room. The Bonsor Health Alert program operates in the Bonsor 55+ building on the 2nd floor. It is mobile device accessible.
Here are a few of the services we offer in the Bonsor Health Alert program:
» Blood Pressure Checks
» Height and Weight Checks
» Gentle Massage and Hand massage
» Informal Peer Support
» Foot care (monthly paid service by appointment)
Who runs the Bonsor Health Alert program?
A multi-cultural team of volunteers keep the program operating, reaching a multi-cultural community. Participants are encouraged to take charge of their own health.
What is the cost?
The cost to seniors is by donation.
Volunteers to help with specific tasks to run the Bonsor Health Alert program are always welcome to make inquiries, as well as retired nurses or doctors who can help with taking blood pressures of participants.
Bonsor 55+ has parking on the south and west sides of the building. Parking for those with a handicap decal is on the south side close to the entrance.
For more information about Bonsor Health Alert program you can contact 604.297.4956 – the program is in operation on Mondays; we are closed on statutory holidays.
Our confirmed foot care service :
- 29 April
- 27 May
- 17 June
- 29 July
As the foot care service is in high demand, it is advisable to make an appointment at least a month in advance at 604.297.4956. There is a cost involved and it is payable in cash or by cheque directly to the foot care practitioner.
Bonsor 55+ Centre, 6533 Nelson Ave. 2nd floor
– Bonsor Health Alert program. Drop-in blood pressure, weight & height checks, massage, exercises, etc.
– Burnaby Community Resources. For info call 604-292-3909
– Footcare Clinic. Please call 604.297.4956 in advance for an appointment. Cost is $34.
Monday May 20 -Victoria Day Holiday- no program
Monday May 27 8:30 am Footcare Clinic
9:45 am “Wills & Estate Planning” with Kevin Holte
Monday June 3rd 9 -10:45 am Bonsor Health Alert program
9:45 am “Risk Factors for Social Isolation” with Stephen
Monday June 10th 9 -10:45 am Bonsor Health Alert program
9:45 am “Effective Communications” with Marney
Monday June 17th 8:30 am Footcare Clinic. Please call 604.297.4956 in advance for an appointment
9 -10:45 am Bonsor Health Alert program
9:45 am “Community Resources & Referrals” with Marney
Monday June 24th 9 -10:45 am Bonsor Health Alert program
9:45 am “Recognizing & Managing Dementia” with Dorothy