Representing the Portuguese Community in the Vancouver Area Since 1987.

In 1987, in the City of Vancouver, a group of 16 seniors that gathered once a week in a community centre with other seniors from many nationalities, looking forward they had a vision to establish a gathering place for Portuguese Seniors only. Led by a social worker, also of Portuguese origin, these 16 seniors began meeting once a week at the “Trout Lake Community Centre”, where they paid $100 per month for a room equipped with cooking facilities.