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Assisted Living

Provides housing, hospitality and personal care services

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We work with BC Housing to offer subsidized assisted living services through our service providers.

These services include housing, hospitality and personal care services to seniors and people with disabilities who are no longer able to live at home independently but do not need 24-hour nursing care.

Services provided

  • Rental accommodation
  • Hospitality services including lunch and dinner, weekly housekeeping, flat laundry services
  • Social and recreational opportunities
  • 24-hour emergency response system and personal care

Am I eligible?

Read the eligibility page to learn more.Is there a cost?

Visit the Services and Costs page for more information.

How can I access this service?

You can access this service through a case manager at one of our Home Health offices. You cannot access this service through the facility.

If you are a current Home Health client, discuss your care needs with your case manager.

About private pay assisted living residences

Private pay residences are operated by private organizations and charge market rate for accommodation and services. We do not fund or subsidize these services. Funding from our assisted living program is not transferable to private pay assisted living communities.

Submit feedback about your care

Contact the Office of the Assisted Living Registrar. They investigate complaints, administers the Health and Safety Standards and responds to questions from the public, service providers and other stakeholders.

Assisted Living Registry
Ministry of Health 
2-2, 1515 Blanshard St
Victoria, BC V8W 3C8

Phone: 250-952-1369
Toll-free: 1-866-714-3378 (outside the Greater Victoria area)
Fax: 250-952-1119

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