07/23/2015 05:19 EDT | Updated 07/23/2016 05:59 EDT

Vancouver Police searching for missing senior

Police in Vancouver are trying to find a 77-year-old woman who has been missing since Wednesday afternoon.

Ellen Goodstriker was last seen in the area around Fraser Street and Kinsgway, where she lives. 

She has trouble speaking due to a stroke, and she will appear tired and confused, according to Vancouver Police.

Goodstriker is described as:

- First Nations

- 160 cm (5'3") tall

- Medium build

- Brown eyes

- Black and grey shoulder-length hair

- no photo available

Anyone who sees Goodstriker is asked to call 911, and stay with her until police arrive.