COSCO Workshops on Legal and Financial

Appropriate housing:  We explain the continuum of care for housing in BC. Requirements and procedures for accessing appropriate housing are discussed.

Pension and tax options:  This workshop describes the potential pension benefits that may occur if a couple enters involuntary separation.
The workshop also deals with the rules which govern tax allowances for caregivers and disabled persons. The procedures and forms to use to apply for these allowances are reviewed.

COSCO Workshops on Legal and Financial

Financial literacy: This workshop gives an overview of how to handle and protect your money including banking and borrowing.
We discuss and explain financial terminology.

Frauds and scams: We investigate the ways in which fraudsters take in people in order to rob them of their money and possessions.
Seniors are frequent victims and need to be aware of how to protect themselves.