COVID-19: Friends, neighbours finding other ways to connect

Ladnerites are finding other ways to connect.

With the ongoing messaging of social distancing to combat the COVID-19 outbreak, Laura Mantle reached out to the Optimist on Monday with a great story of how friends, family and neighbours are finding other ways to be with each other.

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“I live in a small townhouse complex in Ladner on 47A Ave. In order to comply with social distancing, in a show of kindness and compassion, our neighbours wrote birthday messages and sang happy birthday to our now four-year-old from their decks. An example of how wonderful our community is and how we can pull together in this difficult time,” she said.

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