Are you concerned about the safety of a senior in your life? Has your loved one started wandering? Has a family member been recently diagnosed with dementia? The Silver Branch Project can provide you with a plan and tools.
The Silver Branch Project increases safety for senior residents living in New Westminster who have dementia or have been diagnosed with a cognitive impairment. Provided by the New Westminster Police Department, this program invites your family to meet with Constable Oliveira to assess safety risks for the senior in your life. Together you’ll develop a practical plan that allows you to work with police in keeping your loved one safe.
- Create a customized safety plan
- Get the most up to date information about your senior in the hands of police
- Learn about helpful tools including GPS smart technologies and door alarms
- Connect with additional resources and referrals
Constable Oliveira is the New Westminster Police Department’s Vulnerable Persons Liaison Officer. She’s worked in policing for 23 years and is passionate about empowering families with the safety knowledge they need to provide a safe environment for their loved ones.
New Westminster Police Department
555 Columbia Street, V3L 1B2
New Westminster, BC