Skip to content

Spring into Innovation 2019

Monday, May 13th, 2019 | 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Edwards Village Hotel 50 East Valhalla Drive Markham, Ontario L3R 0A3 Canada List of Innovations: … read more about Spring into Innovation 2019

Volunteers Lifting Communities – Anne

Anne Grant has donated a lifetime of service and touched thousands of lives. “I just turned 84 and am older now than many of the residents at Thompson Hous… read more about Volunteers Lifting Communities – Anne

Volunteers Lifting Communities – Simone

“My introduction to volunteering was that the age of 19. I had just finished university and my parents had been posted to Bombay, India. Upon arriving there f… read more about Volunteers Lifting Communities – Simone

Volunteers Lifting Communities – Karen

“I began volunteering many years ago escorting residents from Thompson to the Church of the Ascension, next door. These new friends needed a little help to go… read more about Volunteers Lifting Communities – Karen

Volunteers Lifting Communities – Shahnaz

“You give with one hand, you receive with the other,” says Better Living Hospice, Outreach and Adult Day Program volunteer Shahnaz.  “Visiting is not jus… read more about Volunteers Lifting Communities – Shahnaz

Volunteers Lifting Communities – Hester

“Emergency neurosurgery, a few years back, gave me a dramatic preview of what it’s like to feel alone, frail and unable to get out-and-about. During months … read more about Volunteers Lifting Communities – Hester

Better Living 50th anniversary

Better Living Celebrates its 50th anniversary!  … read more about Better Living 50th anniversary

National Volunteer Week

“Volunteers Lifting Communities” Better Living celebrates the significant contribution of volunteers during National Volunteer Week, April 7 -13. All … read more about National Volunteer Week

Spring Programs are Here!

Spring 2019 guide is LIVE on our website! Get active, master a skill, or learn something new at the Better Living Centre! Registration Opens: Monday, March … read more about Spring Programs are Here!

Registration for the Lawn Care Season Starts March 15th

Our Home Maintenance team is planning for the upcoming Lawn Care Season.  We are able to assist with both indoor and outdoor service requests for yard and gard… read more about Registration for the Lawn Care Season Starts March 15th

Want to join our Outdoor team!?

If you’re interested in making some cash and enjoy assisting seniors we’d like to meet you! We offer casual cash paid jobs for anyone interested in doi… read more about Want to join our Outdoor team!?

New Group Shopping Service

Pick from 5 Deauville Lane to Golden Mile Plaza or Eglinton Square. Pickup at 10:00 am. Drop off at 12:00 pm. Day Tuesday. Fee $6.50  … read more about New Group Shopping Service

Become a Member of Better Living Health and Community Services

Better Living Health and Community Services is a not-for-profit charitable organization incorporated under the Canada Not-for-Profit Corporations Act. As part o… read more about Become a Member of Better Living Health and Community Services

GO-OUT STUDY

What is the GO-OUT study? We are a group of students, physical therapists, and researchers from the University of Toronto. We wish to evaluate two programs to … read more about GO-OUT STUDY

Register as a Brokerage Worker Today

Register as a Brokerage Worker with the Four Seasons Connections Program at Better Living Health and Community Services today and play an integral role in assis… read more about Register as a Brokerage Worker Today

Be a donor – we can’t do this without you!

$5000 - Provides an individual and their family with 24-hour end-of-life support at the Margareth Bahen Hospice. $1000 – Gives 10 individuals the opportuni… read more about Be a donor – we can’t do this without you!