Support for Coquitlam Seniors

home-alertCOVID-19: Things are evolving daily and the page below may not be current, get the latest updates on City facilities, services and programs at coquitlam.ca/covid19.

Note also that many services are available online to continue to serve the community at this time.

While ​Dogwood and Glen Pine 50 plus pavilions remain closed to the public, we want you to know we are here for you.  Please refer to this page for virtual activities, support services and senior resources.  Check out our program registration page for registered virtual programming.  If you have any questions contact us by email at pavilions@coquitlam.ca

50​ Plus Virtual Activities

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  • Creative Writing

  • Door Hanger Surprise

  • Subscribe to 50+ Pavilion News

Fitness at Home

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  • Aerobic Workout (Video)

  • Chair Fit (Video)

  • Chair Yoga (Video)

  • Cycle Fit (Video)

  • Fit 360 Workout (Video)

  • Full Body Workout (Video)

  • Gentle Impact (Video)

  • Hatha Yoga (Video)

  • HIIT Boot Camp (Video)

  • Home Workout Equipment

  • Home Workout Programs – Volumes 1 – 5

  • Pilates Workout (Video)

  • Posture Tip (Video)

  • Stretch (Video)

  • Walking Exercise (Video)

​Support for Seniors

Food DeliveryMeals for Seniors

Glen Pine and Dogwood Pavilions ​are offering a frozen meal delivery program.

The meals​ are $7.50 each and payment by credit card ​is taken over the phone by calling Glen Pine Pavilion at 604-927-​4386. Frozen meal orde​rs are delivered for free to Coquitlam residents by 2 p.m. on Tuesdays and Fridays (schedule may change with civic holidays).

This week's menu items.​ Not​e that substitutions for sides may be ​necessary if ingredient not unavailable.

  • To place an order for delivery on ​​Tuesday, ​Ju​ly​ ​7 call on ​Monday, ​​July 6 ​between 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
  • To place an order for delivery on ​Friday, ​Ju​ly ​​10 call on ​Thursday, ​Ju​ly 9 between 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Staff will be able to confirm ​your meal choice, arrange for delivery and  take your payment over the phone using your credit card.

Meals choices will change each week. This is a nutritious and affordable way to stay healthy and help stop the spread of COVID-19 in Coquitlam. Questions? Email pavilions@coquitlam.ca

Phone BuddyR​egister for the Phone Buddy Program

If you are a Coquitlam senior living alone or know a senior who could use a friendly phone call, please contact Dogwood Pavilion at 604-927-6098 or Glen Pine Pavilion at 604-927-6940 weekdays. 

The Phone Buddy Program connects seniors in the community with volunteers who can provide social contact through weekly phone calls. Seniors receive a compassionate and supportive ear to those in need of a friend and volunteers are carefully screened and matched by city staff.

Call to register a senior and if you would like to volunteer for this program, click HERE to sign up. ​

Questions? Email pavilions@coquitlam.ca

Letters to SeniorsLetters of Kindness 

Looking to brighten a senior's day? Get writing!

The City is accepting submissions of letters, poems, drawings or anything bearing a positive message to distribute to seniors who have signed up for the City’s meal delivery program.

To participate, simply submit a letter or scanned your image and email to volunteers@coquitlam.ca.​

Learn more about our 50+ Pavilions

Glen Pine Pavilion (1200 Glen Pine Crt.)

Dogwood Pavilion (1655 Winslow Ave.)

​Seniors Resources

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  • Businesses offering Designated Seniors Hour

  • Meal Delivery

  • Community Agencies & Health Services

​COVID-19 Resources

For more information on COVID-19, including updates, answers to frequently asked questions, and translated information, please consult the following resources: