Our Services

We offer various services to help seniors, families of
seniors, new immigrants and temporary residents who
need assistance. Tonari Gumi is also an information
referral resource and Japanese language-based

Services include:

  • Seniors Assistance
  • Applications and Forms Assistance
  • Escort service to hospital, medical appointments
  • Problem solving assistance
  • Information and referral
  • Seniors housing counseling
  • Meals on wheels (Japanese style meal delivery service to home-bound seniors in Vancouver, Burnaby and South Surrey)
  • Telephone Buddies (Volunteers regularly call home-bound or isolated seniors.)
  • Friendly Visitation (Volunteers regularly visit seniors at home, care facilities or hospitals)

Tonari Gumi is the only organization in the Lower Mainland that offers such a wide array of bilingual Japanese/English activities and services.

This post is also available in: 日本語 (Japanese)