West Island organization comes to aid of local seniors Aging is inevitable. For some, the golden years are anything but golden. West Island Citizen Advocacy (WICA) has launched “Seniors Liaisons”, an outreach project aimed at providing much-needed practical support to under-served, vulnerable seniors, especially those in multicultural communities isolated by language and societal barriers. “We have found that there are still many West Island
A big thank you to volunteers, WICA staff, CAP volunteers, CAP residents and their families for participating in the annual bbq!
The staff and board members of WICA gathered to celebrate Yolande Ghirotto’s retirement as a community worker for more than 20 years. Her dedication and compassion both as a volunteer and employee will be greatly missed. She has been a shining example of what it means to be a caring community member and has helped many people over the years, both here and abroad.
A big thank you to the BMO who donated $400 to WICA this week just in time for Christmas!