CareLife Fleetwood is a long term care home for those with complex health care needs.

Standard facility visiting hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.unless otherwise posted.

CareLife Fleetwood’s Vision for long term care is A caring place to live…a great place to work. To support, honor and celebrate the wisdom and diversity of our residents and clients in a person focused, caring environment.

Fresh food kitchen with all food prepared on site.

The residence has 191 long term care beds. One hundred and sixty-seven (167) beds are publicly subsidized. There are 169 single occupancy and 11 double occupancy rooms.

Features

Room features and personalization Basics include an electric bed, a small bedside table, an armoire for personal clothing and all required linens.  A picture rail is provided for hanging pictures. There are 24 PATH beds. Rooms are predominantly private rooms. There are 12 semi-private rooms with ceiling lifts.

Residents can bring a radio or tape deck with earphones. Lamp, clock, bed throws or blankets, small pictures, plants and special mementos to help make the resident feel at home.  Larger items such as furniture should be discussed with the Resident Care Coordinator.  Televisions (used with earphones) may be brought in provided it fits the space and layout (max size 22 inches) CSA approved and will need to be checked for safety by the maintenance staff prior to installation.
Accessibility Courtyards and sun decks are available to residents and visitors.
Security Secure building with prox card access and all exit doors are alarmed.  The building is locked 24/7 and monitored by Paladin Security. Resident rooms and bathrooms are equipped with emergency call bells. 
Smoking CareLife Fleetwood is a non-smoking site, smoking is not permitted on the property..
Location information  CareLife Fleetwood is close to nearby public transit. 
Additional site features Cablevision is available for a monthly fee.
Parking and transportation` Public parking is free.  Nearby public transit. The facility cannot accommodate motorized scooters; electric wheelchairs are permitted. HandyDart is a public transit service with special equipment for carrying passengers unable to use the regular transit system.  Wheelchair taxis are specially-equipped cabs available for the same price as regular taxi.

Programs

Social and recreation programs  Social recreation and activity programming is provided six days a week.
Spiritual program A variety of religious services are offered reflecting the needs of residents and respecting freedom of choice. A Spiritual Health Practitioner is available to provide person-centred spiritual care, counselling and emotional support to residents and family members.
Pets Visiting pets are welcome but must be on a leash and supervised by their owners at all times. Pet Policy is in place.
Medical assistance in dying On-site assessment available.

Additional services

Hairdressing  Hair salon is available on site and for a fee. Residents can make an appointment with the hair dresser.  
Foot and nail care Foot care service is available at CareLife-Fleetwood and is provided by a 3rd party service provider for a fee.  
Additional services Mobile dental care service is provided by a 3rd party service provider for a fee.

 

8265 159 Street
B.C.V4N 5T5
Phone: 604-598-7200
Fax: 604-598-7229

Parking and Transportation

Nearby public transit.

Eligibility

Clients must meet Home and Community Care requirements and criteria for admission. A health care needs assessment will be completed to confirm eligibility. See the eligibility requirements for home and community care section of our website.

Referral

Referral by case manager at a Home and Community Care office is required. To access service call the Home Health Service Line for more information; do not contact the care home directly.

Fees

There is a monthly accommodation fee; additional fees may apply for incidental services.

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