Vancouver Coastal Health
Gift shop, cafeteria, and hair salon on the main floor, dining rooms, activity rooms, TV lounges and courtyard or balcony on each unit.
The resident population is multicultural and variety of languages are spoken. Several religious services are held on a regular basis.
Accredited – Expiry September 2016. 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.
Residential care in Richmond is approached through the philosophy of “resident-centered care”, the goal of which is to provide high quality care by involving residents, their families and the interdisciplinary team in care planning and service delivery. A resident centered care model takes into account the individual needs and preferences of residents from a holistic perspective, including social, psychological, emotional, spiritual, cultural and physical considerations.
A total of 250 complex care beds with 249 extended care beds and 1 respite bed. There are 70 single bed rooms and 90 double bed-rooms. The rooms with double beds have a shared bathroom.
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 information.
Scheduled recreational activities are offered 7 days a week such as fitness activities, music programs, bus outings, special lunches, various games, etc.
All units and sidewalks are wheelchair accessible. Pick up area at the front of the building is covered.
Visitors are not allowed to bring motorized scooter in the facility.
See VCH pet policy
No smoking permitted in the facility or on VCH property.
Camera surveillance at front and back entrance, access code required to enter building, intercom/door bell available if code is unknown, wandering system for residents, regular rounds by Paladin security.
Minoru Residence is situated across Richmond Center Mall and located near bus stops, parks, library, recreation center, theaters, banks and grocery stores.
Minoru Residence is a smoke-free facility.
Information last updated August 2016