Sul'hween Elders Program
Work undertaken by the Sul’hween team includes:
Elders Lunch – Provide lunch to Elders twice a week, on Wednesday and Friday
Day Program – Provide physical, mental, spiritual, and cultural nourishment to elders and frail community members that would otherwise be on their own from Monday to Friday.
Bath Program – Provide access to special tub and walk-in shower for members who have difficulty bathing in regular bath facilities.
Personal Care – Provide in-home individual care and support.
Swimming Program – Help members with disabilities attend a water exercise program utilizing gentle water resistance exercises.
Healthy Lifestyles – Promote healthy living through a variety of home visits, group sessions, and drop-in sessions.
‘Uy Sultun Letsus – Provide affordable fruit and vegetables.
Professionals employed by Sul’hween include:
- Registered Nurses
- Community health representatives
- Personal care workers.
The Better At Home Program - also provides non - medical services for our Sul'hween - Elders.
To volunteer your time to help our Cowichan Sul'hween click on the brochure below.