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102-unit retirement community to combat lack of seniors housing in Port Alberni

September 26, 2022

A new retirement community boasting more than 100 units is coming to Port Alberni, as developers and city officials look…

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Timberline at North Park Provides Island Seniors a New Retirement Living Community in Port Alberni

September 20, 2022

Tuesday, September 20, 2022, Port Alberni, BC – Seniors in the Alberni Valley will have a new option for housing…

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6 Summer Safety Tips for Seniors Living in a VRS Retirement Community

July 21, 2022

Now that summer is officially here, your senior loved one may be excited to head outside and soak up the…

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How to Know if Independent or Assisted Living in a VRS Retirement Community is Right for You?

July 19, 2022

When it comes to deciding if retirement living is the right step for you, it is important to determine whether…

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4 Key Questions Answered about Assisted Living at VRS Seniors Housing

May 24, 2022

If you or your senior loved one have been looking into various senior living options, you may have some questions…

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Why Living at a VRS Seniors Retirement Community May Benefit You

May 19, 2022

Have you been trying to decide if living at a VRS seniors retirement community is the best decision for you…

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6 Health Benefits of Recreation for Seniors at a VRS Retirement Community

April 13, 2022

Moving into a retirement community has many benefits for you or your senior loved one. Recreational activities organized by the…

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3 Reasons Why your Senior Loved one would Prefer Independent Living over Assisted Living at VRS Communities

April 9, 2022

Are you considering a retirement home for yourself or your senior loved one? Maybe you’re debating whether you’d prefer an…

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What Kind of Social Activities Can I Expect while Living at a Retirement Community at VRS?

March 30, 2022

When living at a seniors retirement community, you can always expect VRS’s recreational coordinators to plan out some activities you…

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Aging in Place: What if I Require Assisted Living while Living at a VRS Retirement Home?

March 29, 2022

Are you looking for assisted living for yourself or for a senior loved one? Although VRS Communities is an independent…

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Happy Holidays at VRS Seniors Communities

December 24, 2021

Season’s greetings from your VRS Seniors Communities: Ross Place in Victoria Lakeside Gardens in Nanaimo Sunnyside Manor in South Surrey…

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The Year that Was – from a Senior Living Operator’s Perspective

August 26, 2021

By Andrew Trinder, Director of Operations, VRS Communities Seniors Living If we turn back the clock to October 2019, we…

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Penticton, B.C., pen-pal project between students, seniors stems social isolation amid COVID-19

January 20, 2021

Students and seniors in Penticton, B.C., are creating connection and community while staying apart during the COVID-19 pandemic. KVR Middle…