Business Directory

Amica Mature Lifestyles Inc.

Canada’s most innovative operator of seniors’ retirement residences. Bringing a superior quality of life to seniors, Amica’s reputation for comfort and security make it the premier destination for all–inclusive retirement living. Amica Mature Lifestyles, a Vancouver based public company is the leader in the management, marketing, design, development and ownership of luxury seniors’ residences. There are 24 Amica Wellness & Vitality™ Residences in operation in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario, Canada.

Connect Hearing

A leader in hearing health for more than 30 years, Connect Hearing has grown from two Vancouver Island clinics into the largest hearing company in the country. At each of Connect Hearing’s 120 clinics, customers are offered exceptional service and value through complimentary hearing screenings, professional advice and the industry-leading SoundCare Assurance program. Registered Audiologists and Hearing Instrument Practitioners provide full hearing assessments and sound solutions that include state-of-the-art hearing aids and everyday listening products.

G&F Financial Group

With over 30,000 members, 14 locations and $2 billion in assets under administration, G&F Financial Group proudly provides a full range of personal and business banking solutions to our credit union members. With a passion for educating and empowering others to achieve their financial goals, we focus on providing advice tailored uniquely for each member and have supported members and invested in our local communities for over 75 years. Our commitment to investing in others has been recognized by BC’s Top Employers, United Way and the Burnaby Board of Trade – we continue to be inspired to make a positive impact in the lives of our members, employees, and communities.

We listen to your ideas and requirements for light and sound control, ease of use, and view optimization. We then work to provide the best solutions that are a reflection of your style, at varying price points

Full service in home draperies, blinds, shutters, and automation to lower mainland clients. We are proud providers of Hunter Douglas window coverings. Certified Designers and Installers. After sale service. Please contact Linda for a free in-home consultation.

Mile Zero Tours

We provide first-class guided travel for the residents of Vancouver Island. With over 18 years in the business, we have created a perfect balance between tour scheduled activities and free time for our travellers. We take care of all the details, promising our guests the freedom to explore and enjoy the destination for yourself. Our excursions across the continent begin and end at our guests’ front door with our complimentary home pickup and return service. We are proud to provide our neighbours with life-changing travel experiences. We look forward to travelling with you!

Norgarden and The Peninsula at Norgarden

Norgarden and The Peninsula are two senior residences owned by the Tidman Group in beautiful Sidney, BC.

Step into Norgarden and leave your worries behind.

Located in a tranquil garden setting just blocks from downtown Sidney-by-the-Sea, this English manor style retirement residence is the ideal location for your carefree independent lifestyle.

Oak Tree Manor

Oak Tree Manor offers an independent lifestyle for seniors in a prestigious, yet affordable, independent supportive and assisted living environment. 

Sixty-six bright and cozy suites combine the freedom of apartment living with homelike surroundings and hospitality services such as daily meals, linens & weekly housekeeping plus an activity schedule designed to exercise the mind and body while promoting social interaction with neighbours.

Simply Connect

SimplyConnect is a friendly, affordable and easy-to-use cell phone service provider. Plans start from $18/month with a wide selection of phones including basic and smartphones starting from $0. We offer 30-day money back guarantee, deliver phones directly to you at no shipping cost, reliable national LTE network coverage, and friendly Canadian customer service.

To learn more about our current promotions, phones and plans, visit or call 1-877-939-2266.

Trillium Care Communities

Locally owned and operated, Trillium Care Communities provides superior quality care, accommodation and services for seniors at all levels on Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.

Trillium Care offers a full range of housing and care options that include Independent Living, Transitional Care, Convalescent Care, Assisted Living and Complex Care.

The integration of these services at Trillium Care creates a community where seniors changing housing and care needs are met in the most appropriate setting.

Verve | Inspired Senior Living

Retirement living can be active, inspiring, and fulfilling. We know because we help make it a reality every day. More than amenities, food, services, and programs; living with Verve means you’ll enjoy spirited company, outstanding customer service, and an exceptional team of staff who genuinely care. Visit us and find out for yourself.

British Columbia Locations:

  • Courtyard Gardens – Richmond, 604-273-1225
  • Gilmore Gardens –  Richmond, 604-271-7222
  • Thornebridge Gardens – New Westminster, 604-524-6100