About Us



The Nanaimo Seniors Services Network (NSSN) is a group of dedicated professionals and businesses, both private and non-profit, that provide a wide variety of services and products for seniors in Nanaimo. Members of NSSN have the opportunity to network and to participate in events hosted by NSSN including the Scooter Rodeo and the annual Seniors Health and Wellness Fair. 

The Seniors Health & Wellness Fair is the place to research products and services for healthy aging. Please visit our event's page for details. 

The organization started in 2008 and has become the leading networking association for persons who work and support the ever changing seniors sector in Nanaimo. 

Our Board includes:

President/Chair Cathy Holmes 

Secretary/ Treasurer Irene Morrison

Director Mel Azcarraga

Director Barbara Grubb

Age Friendly Business Chair  - Judy Stephan

Events Chair - Teresa Ostman

Please consider joining one of our amazing committees!

Events Committee - Teresa Ostman

Meeting/ Membership Committees - Barbara Grubb - Isabella Ostman

Communications Committee - Judy Stephan

New Member Ambassador - Barbara Grubb

You can become a member for only $ 40.00 Per Year! (suspended this year due to Covid 19


There are many reasons to belong to the NSSN - but the biggest reason is that our association is here to support professionals who work in Non-Profit  Agencies, Health Authorities, and the Private Sector in collaboration to help change the direction of Seniors Issues in our community. Our members sit at many tables and on several committees including:

Provincial Summit on Aging

Raising the Profile

Transportation Action Committee

Nanaimo Seniors Task Force


2020 VIHA Strategic Planning

CBSS Sector 


and many others

You can find our members all over this amazing city!  Join us!

Contact any of our members for more information about how you can attend one of our meetings and get involved!  You'll be glad you did!

Email us today at teamnssn@gmail.com