"Renewal and rejuvenation -- they’re words that conjure up fluffy bath robes and spa treatments. For caregivers, renewal and rejuvenation may be seen as indulgences that just don’t have a place in their lives. The best way for caregivers to ensure their own good health and that of the person they’re caring for, however, is to take time to look after themselves. Respite is an opportunity to get that needed rest and rejuvenation. Turns out it’s not a luxury; it’s an important practice for staying healthy."
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For Immediate Release
October 13, 2011
Give by Taking – Vancouver Flu Clinics Support Meals on Wheels
VANCOUVER, BC CANADA – The Health and Home Care Society of BC (Care BC) is holding two drop-in flu clinics, Thursday, October 20 and Thursday, November 17, at their South Granville office, running from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. All revenue generated from the clinics supports Western and Chinese Meals on Wheels programs in Vancouver and Richmond.
The Health and Home Care Society of BC is an independent and BC-based not-for-profit organization. Since 1898, we have taken care of British Columbians through healthcare initiatives tailored to the communities we serve.