Peer Support - COPD & Asthma Community

Our volunteer-led online COPD & Asthma Community (formerly called the Online Better Breathers Support Group ) is designed for those living with, impacted by or providing care for those with chronic lung conditions including COPD and Asthma. 


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

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

Step 3: Request to join the group.

Questions? Contact us at 

Volunteer Moderator: Dennis Josey (Founder, COPD survivor, lung transplant recipient):


If you are interested in being a part of, or initiating your own, in-person support group for those living with COPD, Asthma and Bronchiestasis, contact us at

The following groups are currently active; however, in-person meetings may still be suspended as part of COVID protocols. For the most up-to-date information, please contact us by email at 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

Langley Support Group
2nd Wednesday of the month, 12:30pm-2:00pm
Timms Community Centre, 20355 Douglas Cres, Langley

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


Page Last Updated: 03/10/2022