Special Bulletin March 2021

prepared by Marsha Arnold, Affinity & Benefits Rep.


Hearing is essential. If you have hearing loss, hearing aids can help you stay connected when being physically present is not possible.

The latest hearing aids could make voices easier to hear through your virtual phone calls and can connect wirelessly to many devices for a seamless hearing experience, no matter what you are listening to. HearingLife is offering a free, 30-day trial on hearing aids and hearing tests are always free. Visit: http://bit.ly/2OultUV.

Trip Merchant

This newsletter is a Special Edition newsletter solely dedicated to the vibrant destination of Colombia. Not only will you receive valuable information about Colombia and these respective partners, but we also have our BIGGEST CONTEST yet!

Access code is: BCRPVPATM18


Savings on Lenovo, Samsung, Turbo Tax, hair products, clothing, books and more!
If you do not yet belong email: info@bcrpvpa.ca to get your access code.

Park n’ Fly

Reserve your parking online! Use Discount Code 1114792 at all of our locations across Canada within in person or online. The links below are dedicated specifically to BCRPVPA. Simply click on the link (with discount code already embedded). Enter your city, travel dates and click on the parking lot valet option.

Comparable rates to BCAA.

Online reservation link

Park’N Fly Rewards members earn free parking days when they join Park’N Fly Rewards. Plus, earn valuable Aeroplan points on every stay where available.

Rewards link here

Iris Vision Care

IRIS has implemented rigorous health and safety measures in all our locations. Please note, in order to ensure that safe distancing and thorough sanitizing can take place, all services are now being provided by appointment only. Call your local IRIS location to book a convenient time Find a Location or use our online booking system: Book An Eye Exam. Check out Iris special pricing in addition to your extended health benefits for your entire family Membership Benefits – BCRPVPA.

BCRTA Pension and Benefits Committee each year sends out an annual checklist. It is intended as a guide to help make the most of your annual tax return. Of course, BCRTA does not offer income tax advice, but here are some common issues and deductions to keep in mind. BCRPVPA sincerely thanks them for their support in this area. Double click on the link below.

Income Tax Deductions

This link constantly updated with eligibility changes so continue to check so you don’t miss out in registering. Share with friends and family.


Job Posting in Maple Ridge

James Cameron School Elementary Principal (2021-2022 School Year) Ideal candidate would have experience with students with learning disabilities. For more information, please call the school at 604-465-8444 or view on the James Cameron website – Careers – JCS. Retired principals are welcome to


Stay up to date on what’s happening. Find out about insurance, fleet pricing on all types of vehicles, health and wellness news, gardening, online courses, jobs, volunteering and more. Join our secure BCRPVPA Yammer discussion forum. Email info@BCRPVPA.ca to obtain access.

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