Guards the interests and promotes the welfare of retired educators

The national voice of retired teachers

Non-profit organization committed to a 'New Vision of Aging for Canada'

Nanaimo Ladysmith Public Schools

Workshops free of charge to any seniors group

Nanaimo & Ladysmith Teacher's Association

GSC - Greenshield Canada
BC Teachers Pension Fund Extended Health and Dental Plan Provider

Teachers' Pension Plan
Online source for pension information

Province of BC
Newly-redesigned information resource

Federal Government
Access to the feds' most requested information

BC Seniors' Advocate
Provincial gov't agency for improving the lives of seniors

Helpful Contacts

Canada Benefits    
Phone: 1 800 622-6232    
TTY: 1 800 926-9105    
 (An overview of all government benefit programs and services for individuals)

Canada Pension Plan, Old Age Security
Guaranteed Income supplement    
Phone 1 800 277-9914     TTY: 1 800 255-4786

Canada Revenue Agency
Phone: 1 800 959-8281

 (SeniorsBC provides a number of resources and tips for planning and living a healthy life)

Physical Activity Line (PAL) 
 Phone: 1 877 725-1149   
(Free access to health professionals and community health and fitness programs)