Charitable Organization

South Granville Seniors Friendship Centre Society

Vancouver, BC

AmenitiesArts and cultureCommunity development

We are a non-profit community centre that has supported healthy and independent lifestyles for local seniors in the South Granville/Fairview area for over 40 years.

We work together with adults 55+ to support their well-being in ways that promote friendship, diversity and individual worth.

We provide: Social activities, out trips, wellness programs, educational programs, 45 special events, lunch programs four times a week, computer classes, massage therapy, community kitchen, ESL classes, spontaneous art making, legal clinics, income tax clinics, hair clinic, yoga classes, osteo-arthritis fit, Tai Chi, Stretch and Strength, Brain Gym, Introduction to Spanish, Gentle Hand & Foot Care, Hearing Clinic, Information and Referrals/Peer Support Program, Musical/Opera Appreciation, Singing Group, Bingo, Knitting Group, and a book club.

We currently supervise over 250 volunteers and have 70 regular volunteers. In 2014, volunteers contributed more than 8,000 recorded hours. Our volunteers come from various backgrounds.

Program areas

Description% of emphasis
Seniors services75
Community recreation25

*% of emphasis is reported by the charity and does not necessarily reflect money spent.

Revenue and expenses