Better at Home Program:

United Way's Better at Home program helps BC's older adults continue living independently in their own homes by providing simple, non-medical home support services. 

Agassiz-Harrison Community Services Society provides:

  • Transportation 
  • Light housekeeping with optional laundry service
  • Friendly visits and Friendly Phone calls

 Seniors who receive Better at Home services may pay a fee based on their income. 

To register for the Better at Home Program or for more information, please call 604-796-2585 or email 

Better at Home Referral Form

Better at Home is funded by the Government of B.C. and managed by the United Way.


Seniors' Resource Services:

Appointments and drop in services are available at Agassiz-Harrison Community Services Society at 7086 Cheam Ave. Agassiz, at no cost. 

Within the centre you will have access to the following services:

  • Virtual meeting space
  • Computer access
  • Printing and copying forms
  • Assistance with accessing local, provincal, and federal services and programs
  • Assistance with online shopping, zoom, or other computer programs
  • Counselling and support services
  • Friendly phone
  • Seniors resource kits

Please contact 604-796-2585 to book an appointment, or email for more information. 

Friendly Phone Program:

The program provides a sense of companionship to seniors and disabled persons living alone. Contact is made by phone on Wednesday and Friday afternoons from the Community Services office. The Friendly Phone Program is a free service provided by volunteers. To register for the Friendly Phone Program, please call 604-796-2585.



The Drive4U program provides transportation for community members who have registered with the program. 

While trips for medical appointments are the priority, the program also provides trips for grocery shopping or social events when drivers are available. 

For more information and to register to the Drive4U program, please click here