Arbutus Care Centre

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Arbutus Care Centre is a two-storey care facility located on the west side of Vancouver. It is close to bus routes, shopping and parks. Our dedicated care staff are committed to providing qualified complex care. View photos Click on the photo you are interested in viewing to see the larger image. 

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How do I access residential care? You can access residential care through Vancouver Coastal Health. Please do not contact the operator directly.

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Building amenities

Outside gardens and sitting areas surround the building.

Language, culture, religious affiliations

While English is the predominant language of residents, we accommodate the language, cultural and spiritual needs of our diverse residents.

Accreditation status

Yes: 2009-2012

Philosophy of care

To enhance lives with choices in community living, warm hospitality and compassionate care

Type of accommodation

Total of 162 beds – 159 funded and 3 private pay. There are 73 private, 56 semi- private, and 10 - 3 bed rooms. All rooms have 1 washroom,

Cost

Residents pay 80% of their after tax income which covers the cost of food and accommodation. Minimum and maximum rates apply. There may be other costs not included in the resident contribution. For more information on costs, please refer to the Information on Residential Care guide.

Special recreation opportunities

Arbutus provides a Restorative Care Program to help our residents remain as independent  for as long as possible. A chaplain visits weekly and Arbutus provides Physiotherapy and Music Therapy programs. There are also many volunteers.

Accessibility

All entrances, rooms, and washrooms are all wheelchair accessible.

Motorized scooter policy

Can accommodate motorized wheelchairs and scooters

Pet policy

Pets are welcome to visit. Dogs must be kept on a leash while in the building.

Smoking policy

No Smoking permitted inside the building.

Safety/security features

All exterior doors and stairwell are secured by key pad system. The building is equipped with sprinklers and smoke detectors. Fire drills are held 3 times per month.

Neighbourhood/community amenities

One block to Arbutus Shopping Centre, close to Kerrisdale. Quiet neighbourhood with parks and gardens.

Facility-specific restrictions

None


 

 

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