Help Shape the Future of Burnaby.ca

Burnaby logoThe City of Burnaby is redeveloping the website Burnaby.ca and they want your input!  Your responses will be used to guide them as they try to build a more interactive and intuitive online experience.

For more details please click here.

 

 

booksAll of the branches of the Burnaby Public Library are now open with in-branch limited services.  The services available now include walk-in holds pickup, public computers and wifi.

Books on hold can be picked up and checked out, no appointment necessary. Because access to library collections remains closed, only items on hold can be borrowed.

For more information see: www.bpl.bc.ca/news/covid19.

 

Join us for a 2-part virtual presentation on Falls Prevention using ZOOM!

Choose from the following dates at 10:00am or 1:30pm:

Part 1:  Pharmacy, Vision
August 4, August 5, August 6

Part 2: Exercise, Home Safety
August 18, August 19, August 20

For registration information, please call 604-587-7866.  Space is limited!

Falls Prevention Zoom Seminar

 

Burnaby logoThe City is slowly re-opening its facilities and programs.  As facilities and programs gradually restart, they will operate with reduced capacity and focused programming to provide ample space for patrons to physically distance. Advance reservation is required; and drop-ins will no longer be available.

General information on the restart can be found at www.burnaby.ca/restart.  For more information about the restart at Bonsor Recreation Centre click here.

Bonsor restart video
 "Welcome Back to Bonsor Recreation Complex" Video

 

For the restart information of a particular Burnaby Centre, please click on its name below.


Bill Copeland
: 604-297-4521

Bonsor: 604-297-4597

Cameron: 604-297-4452

Edmonds: 604-297-4838

Eileen Dailly: 604-298-7946

Outdoor Programs: 604-294-7222

Willingdon: 604-297-4526

Youth Services: see Youth Centre

Here’s the media statement from Isobel Mackenzie, Seniors Advocate, on World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

Included are links to an educational video on elder financial abuse and a brochure on protecting your privacy.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2020 statement

 

There are many Seniors, Families and Individuals in Burnaby in need of phones, tablets and computers (laptops) to stay connected during COVID-19.

If you have an old cell phone, tablet or laptop, Digital Access Burnaby* will distribute your donated device to those in need through our non-profits and social service agencies.

Please support our Tech Donation drive by emailing, posting, tweeting, etc. the poster below.

Donate Cell Phones and Tablets here:
- Burnaby Neighbourhood House (North) – contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 604-294-5444 before dropping off
- Burnaby Neighbourhood House (South) – contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 604-431-0400 before dropping off

Or

Drop off in person at the front door of Edmonds Community School, 7651 18th Avenue, Burnaby on Mondays or Fridays from 9 am to 2 pm or call 604-296-9012.

Donate old computers and laptops here:
BC Tech for Learning - call 604-294-6886 ext. 3 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

*Digital Access Burnaby in an initiative of the Burnaby Inter Agency Council and the Burnaby Primary Care Network COVID-19 Response.

Donate Your Tech poster

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Poster in pdf and jpg)