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2022 Age-friendly grant recipients

Stream 1 – Age-friendly assessments and action plans – up to $25,000 each

  • City of Burnaby – Creation of an Age-friendly Strategic Plan for Multi-Sectoral Extreme Weather Response in Burnaby
  • City of Delta – Delta Age-friendly Strategy and Action Plan
  • City of Kamloops – Age-friendly Community Analysis and Planning
  • City of Vernon – Vernon Community Age- and Dementia-friendly Action Plan (V-CADAP)
  • City of Williams Lake – Williams Lake Senior's Home Sharing Planning
  • District of Central Saanich – Age friendly Central Saanich: Assessment and Action Plan
  • District of Mackenzie – Age-friendly Accessibility and Inclusion Action Plan
  • Lil'wat Nation – Líl’wat Nation Elders Needs Assessment
  • Nisga'a Village of Gitwinksilhkw – Universal Access and Inclusion Strategy
  • Regional District of Okanagan Similkameen – Kaleden (Area I) Aging-in-Place Assessment & Action Plan
  • Takla Nation – Takla Nation Age-friendly Comprehensive Community Plan (CCP)
  • Town of Princeton – Princeton Age-friendly Assessment and Action Plan
  • Village of Clinton – Clinton Age-friendly Plan

Stream 2 – Age-friendly projects - $15,000 each

  • City of Abbotsford – Cultural Sports and Activities Exchange
  • City of Courtenay – Accessibility Audits of Public Open Spaces
  • City of New Westminster – Piloting the Connect and Prepare Approach for Seniors in Independent Living Residences – Ross Tower, New Westminster
  • City of Penticton – Age-Inclusive Emergency Preparedness
  • City of Powell River – Seniors Together
  • City of White Rock – Poetry in Motion
  • District of Clearwater – Rolling Along with Your Community
  • District of Houston – Seniors Gathering Project
  • District of West Vancouver – Building Seniors' Resilience to Emergencies and Disasters on the North Shore
  • Nazko First Nation – Nazko Community and Social Participation – Recreation Strategy
  • Township of Langley – Skill and Story Sharing
  • Village of Valemount – Seniors' Fair and Wellness Outreach