The story of 2020, the year that we almost did not get through. Sticking to our social mission has allowed Happipad to return stronger than ever before. We have all learnt an important lesson from COVID. Now the focus is on creating a more sustainable and resilient way of living.
Happipad teams up with two Revelstoke community organizations to create the city’s first large-scale home-sharing program to help seniors share their homes compatible renters. About a quarter of seniors aged 65 or over are living alone, but a new partnership between an Okanagan-based startup company and two Revelstoke community organizations is looking to change that. […]
Many Canadians are feeling the pressure of high housing and energy costs. With no relief in sight from the escalating costs, many Canadians have been adopting different housing models to cope. The 2016 Canadian Census shows 28.2% of all households were occupied by one-person—the highest since Confederation in 1867. The 2016 census also shows significant […]
Happipad teams up with Seniors Outreach & Resource Centre to help seniors share their homes. About a quarter of seniors aged 65 or over are living alone, but a new partnership between a Kelowna-based startup company and a local seniors centre is looking to change that. Happipad is pleased to announce an official partnership with […]
This speech was given by Happipad co-founder Cailan Libby at the Community Reception event at UBC Okanagan on September 21, 2017 All great things have to start somewhere. Before I was involved in the world of startups, I was an engineering student at UBC Okanagan. The first time I stepped on campus I was full of […]