Support - COPD & Asthma Community

Our support programs are designed for those living with, impacted by, or providing care for those with chronic lung conditions including COPD and Asthma. 

 

ONLINE SUPPORT PROGRAM

Breathe Right Exercise Classes 
A twice-weekly virtual exercise maintenance classes
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:00pm to 2:00pm via Zoom

For more information and to register, visit: https://bclung.ca/breathe-right-classes

Ask the Experts Monthly Webinars 
Our monthly webinar series is designed to help those living with COPD optimize quality of life, covering education components key to effective self-management of COPD.

For more information, visit: https://bclung.ca/patient-webinars


IN-PERSON SUPPORT GROUPS

If you are interested in being a part of, or initiating your own, in-person support group for those living with COPD, contact us at betterbreathers@bclung.ca

The following in-person groups are currently active. For the most up-to-date information, please contact us by email at betterbreathers@bclung.ca or by phone 1-800-665-5864.

Abbotsford Support Group
3rd Thursday of the month, 10:00am-12:00pm
Cascade Community Church, 35190 Delair Rd, Abbotsford

North Okanagan Support Group
1st Monday of the month, 1:00pm-3:00pm
Vernon Library, 2800 30th Ave, Vernon

Vancouver Support Group
4th Thursday of the month, 1:00pm-3:00pm - Starting January 25, 2024. No December meeting
BC Lung Foundation Office, 2675 Oak St, Vancouver

Also available via Zoom. Click here to join: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82862156375?pwd=UCtLNS9uaTJmUDZrOXA5VXJkZVNVQT09


JOIN OUR 'PRIVATE' FACEBOOK SUPPORT COMMUNITY

Note: Anything you post or share within the only community page can only be seen by members of this group. Here's how to join:

Step 1: Set up a Facebook account at www.facebook.com.

Step 2: Search for Better Breathers Support Group or click this link.

Step 3: Request to join the group.

Questions? Contact us at betterbreathers@bclung.ca 

Volunteer Moderator: Dennis Josey (Founder, COPD survivor, lung transplant recipient): djosey604@gmail.com

 

Page Last Updated: 08/02/2024