German-Canadian Benevolent Society of B.C.
Three dining rooms, one large activity hall, one library including a country kitchen that can be booked by families.
Residents are from multicultural backgrounds. Approximately 25% are of German speaking background.
Accreditation - Expiry November 2016. Exemplary Status.
Accreditation is an external peer review process to assess and improve the services health care organizations provide to their residents, based on standards of excellence set by Accreditation Canada.
The German Canadian Care Home provides care services to residents requiring complex care and special care. Care services include 24-hour professional nursing care, recreation and music therapy programs, rehabilitation services, food, housekeeping and laundry services. Our mission is to provide quality care for the aging.
Total of 134 beds, including 132 funded long-term beds and 2 privately funded beds. There are 76 private rooms and 29 semi-private rooms shared by two residents. Each room has a toilet and a sink.
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. Visit our Costs page for more details.
Facility bus, gardening program, rehab room and team on site, music programs, church services in English and German
All areas are wheelchair accessible
Pets may visit
One outdoor smoking area
Wanderguard system for the whole building
Bus stop in front of building
No motorized scooters
Information last updated June 2016