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 in Burnaby. Info 604.297.4956)
– Bonsor Health Alert Program: Monday mornings between 9:00 – 10:45 am
(Drop-in blood pressure, weight & height checks, massage, exercises).
– Burnaby Community Services. For info call 604-292-3909
– Footcare Clinic. Please call 604.297.4956 in advance for an appointment. Cost is $34.
Monday June 17th 8:30 am Footcare Clinic. Please call 604.297.4956 in advance for an appointment
9:30 am Burnaby Community Services:
“Community Resources & Referrals” with Marney
Monday June 24th 9:30 am Burnaby Community Services:
“Recognizing & Managing Dementia” with Dorothy
Monday July 1st Canada Day Holiday– No Program
Monday July 8th 9:30 am Ashley from the City of Burnaby “Emergency Preparedness“
Monday July 15th 9:30 am Burnaby Community Services “Diversity and Inclusion” with Jennifer
Monday July 22nd 9:30 am Burnaby Community Services:
“Healthy Eating & Nutrition for Seniors“
Monday July 29th 8:30 am Footcare Clinic. Call 604.297.4956 in advance for an appointment.
9:30 am Burnaby Community Resources “The New Canada Food Guide”
No program during August 2019. Program recommences on Monday September 9th!