East Kootenay Caregiver's Network provides support for family caregivers of elderly persons who are living at home, in the community, or in a facility (assisted supported or in full care).
It is frequently the caregivers who feel isolated when caring for relatives who demand a lot of their time and energy. This publicly funded organisation is run by a part time employee and volunteers. They are there to help through emotional support and by providing resource information. With a toll free number 1 877 489-0803 and a new website at:
they are not far away.
Citizens for a Livable Cranbrook Society provides grassroots leadership and an inclusive process, with a voice for all community members, to ensure that our community grows and develops in a way that incorporates an environmental ethic, offers a range of housing and transportation choices, encourages a vibrant and cultural life and supports sustainable, meaningful employment and business opportunities.