Adults aged 55 years or older may become members of the Bernard Betel Centre. As a member you have access to a variety of programs and services, as well as a significant discount on fee-based programs and events. A centre membership is $55+HST per year. Effective April 1, 2019, a centre membership will be $57.53+HST per year.
Your membership is valid for one full year, and is renewable on your membership expiry date. Members have three months after their expiry date to renew. Your new expiration date will be on the date you renew. After three months, a $5 administration fee applies and your original expiration date will apply.
Memberships are not transferable, cannot be shared or refunded.
To learn more about membership, please visit us in person or contact Reception at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-225-2112, ext. 0.
We look forward to welcoming you to our family.
Are you a new or returning member? Join us at one of our upcoming orientation and membership programs to meet the staff, learn about the programs and services, and keep up to date with all that is going on at the Bernard Betel Centre.
New Members Meet & Greet – Are you new or returning to the Bernard Betel Centre? Want to meet other new members? Trained volunteers will talk to you about the programs and services that we offer, the benefits of being a members, and will take your on a tour of the Bernard Betel Centre.
- Monday, March 25 • 9:30 am – 10:30 am
- Monday, April 29 • 9:30 am – 10:30 am
- Monday, June 24 • 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Tea with Gail – Meet the Executive Director of the Bernard Betel Centre, Gail Gould, for a cup of tea. Talk, socialize, ask questions and get to know Gail.
- Wednesday, April 17 • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
- Thursday, May 23 • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
- Tuesday, June 18 • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Russian language Tea with Gail
A translator will be provided
- Monday, April 15 • 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Member Bill of Rights
Every person participating in programs or services provided by the Bernard Betel Centre has the right:
- To be treated in a courteous and respectful manner and to be free from mental, physical and financial abuse and all forms of harassment and discrimination.
- To be dealt with in a manner that respects the person’s dignity and privacy while promoting the person’s autonomy and independence.
- To be treated in a manner that recognizes the person’s individuality and that is sensitive to and responds to the person’s needs and preferences.
- To access information about the services provided to him or her and to be told who will be providing the services.
- To participate with staff in the assessment of their own personal needs.
- To raise concerns about, or recommend changes to, services provided to him or her without fear of interference, coercion, discrimination or reprisal.
- To be informed of the procedures for initiating complaints about the Bernard Betel Centre.
- To have the right to refuse the provision of any information of a personal nature in accordance with Privacy Legislation.
- To have his or her personal information and records kept confidential in accordance with the law.