The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives’ recent Seniors Fact Sheet addresses Enhancing Social Support for Seniors Living in BC.

The author observes that while it is important for seniors to “age in place,” they must also be able to leave their homes, carry out daily activities, engage in their community and visit friends and family. Supportive services that prevent isolation are a key determinant of seniors’ quali­ty of life, health and independence.

To read the fact sheet in full visit here.