Tag: EngAge BC

Registration now open for next EngAge in Conversation session

From getting a potential client to pick-up their first brochure, to selling your residence as the best local option, to helping a senior recognize that they are ready to move, the sales journey is complex in independent living. EngAge in Conversation is pleased to announce its latest webinar titled Sales: A Journey and a Destination. Join […]

You have high standards. Let your clients know with Assurity!

Whether you are an independent living home, or a home health organization, you go above and beyond to ensure that you listen to your clients, and that the services they receive are safe, and exceed their expectations. But how can you demonstrate to new and potential clients that your organization is committed to quality? With […]

Margot Ware Appointed as Home Health Committee’s New Chair

In December of 2020, EngAge BC established a Home Health Committee to provide guidance on the Association’s priorities and positions relating to the work the Association does on behalf of its members which deliver home health care. Earlier this month, Margot Ware, President of Shylo Home HealthCare, was appointed as the new Chair of the […]

Recognized Leader Marc Kinna, to Chair EngAge BC Member Council

EngAge BC is announcing Marc Kinna, CEO, Baptist Housing, as the new Chair of the EngAge BC Member Council. This appointment takes place as EngAge BC’s previous Chair, Ron Pike, steps away to become President of the BC Care Providers Association’s (BCCPA) Board of Directors. Kinna has been with Baptist Housing since 2006 and took […]

EngAge BC provides strong advocacy for age friendly communities

This post was originally published on EngAge BC. An age-friendly city encourages active aging by optimizing opportunities for health, participation and security in order to enhance quality of life as people age. EngAge BC acknowledges the important role which independent and assisted living operators play in age-friendly cities and has been acting as a strong […]

New report says independent Living housing is a key to addressing several societal challenges

“The Independent Living Advantage” released today by EngAge BC November 2, 2022 (Burnaby, BC) – A new report titled The Independent Living Advantage released today argues that a wider adoption of seniors housing can help society address some of its biggest challenges, such as housing affordability and climate change. The paper explores the many choices […]

EngAge in Conversation series announces “Key Recruitment Pitfalls to Avoid” webinar

EngAge in Conversation, EngAge BC’s webinar series featuring insightful presentations and compelling speakers on seniors independent living, is announcing its fourth event Key Recruitment Pitfalls to Avoid, happening on November 23rd. The event is free for EngAge BC and BC Care Provider Association members. With more than 30 years’ experience in the recruitment of management […]

Announcing Corus Entertainment as Seniors Living Expo & Job Fair media partner

EngAge BC is excited to announce Corus Entertainment as our official media partner for the inaugural Seniors Living Expo and Job Fair being held on November 5-6, 2022 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. With television, radio, and online reach, Corus will help generate community buzz and excitement around and leading up to the event. “Corus […]

Value of promoting sector discussed at EngAge BC IL round tables

Successful sessions in Victoria and in Surrey, B.C. are now completed. The meetings between IL representatives and EngAge BC staff provided an opportunity for operators to share their views about the key issues and opportunities they are facing. It also provided a chance for peers to network. During the round tables, attendees did a deep […]