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VRTA Executive 2018-2019

Here is your executive for the coming year. Picture taken at the first meeting in July 2018


The Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WIDHH) have classes 'Better Communication with Hearing Loss' with tips on… Read more
Education Beyond Borders.  Youth Learning

Education Board Members Needed

EBB Board Positions Available Serving as a member of a Board of Directors of a non-profit organization can be one of the… Read more
Sun Yat Sen Garden Volunteers needed

Garden-Museum Volunteers Needed

The Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden Society of Vancouver (http://vancouverchinesegarden.com/) is a non-profit organization that… Read more
Old Person Driving


Navigating the Emergency Department and Staying on the Road Monday April 30, 2018 -- 9:30 am to 4:00pm Hellenic Community Centre (4500… Read more

Volunteering Pays Off

You feel good about yourself and have a more stable mindset, when you give of your time to others.  You learn more and develop a better… Read more
modular housing

Modular Housing

Modular housing is a topic of much discussion in BC.  The government of BC is investing $175 million over three years to staff housing … Read more

VRTA Annual General Meeting and Luncheon

Please Join Us: Tuesday, June 5 at 11:30 am at the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club for our AGM and a sumptious lunch. Register by Tuesday May… Read more

Home repairs service

Seniors may need some home repairs and a service is.available in Metro Vancouver, see the information in the Resources page.

NPF Convention

National Pensioners Federation Convention Regina September 2018 Delegates Barb Mikulec, Elaine Anderson Resolutions to be debated:… Read more

Free membership this year!

For a second year new retirees do not have to pay fees, so if you have considered joining and have not yet made a commitment, this is the… Read more
Birthday Cake

Celebrations are in store for a notable member

We honoured Art Rempel at our June luncheon on the occasion of his 100th birthday on May 1st, 2017.  Art was born in Brandon and lived in… Read more