Valhaven is a single-storey home offering care units on two wings. The garden and gazebo are set in a quiet, rural, four-acre landscaped parcel of land.
Valhaven Home is part of Tabor Village, a not for profit Christian society specializing in care for older adults. Tabor Village's "campus of care" includes independent living, assisted living and complex care. Tabor Village is an affiliate of Fraser Health.
Tabor Village is a vibrant community where seniors and their families experience “care from the heart” with Christian compassion and respect.
The residence is a small home located in a pastoral setting in the Mt. Lehman area, near Downes Road in Abbotsford.
There are 26 beds long term care beds at Valhaven. Twenty-two (22) beds are publicly subsidized. All rooms are single occupancy rooms.
|Room features and personalization||Rooms feature a bed, mattress and night table. Towels and linens are provided.
Residents are strongly encouraged to personalize their rooms with furniture, a television, personal items, pictures and paintings.
|Accessibility||All areas are wheelchair accessible.|
|Security||Valhaven is equipped with a keypadded entrance, a locked external door and video monitoring for security.|
|Smoking||Smoking amenities are not available on site.|
|Location information||Valhaven is located in a residential neighbourhood within the Agricultural Land Reserve with limited access to public transportation. Shopping and churches are located on Mt. Lehman.|
|Additional site features||Valhaven has a lounge and a large dining room for meals, events and activities.|
|Parking and transportation||Parking is available on site.|
|Social and recreation programs||A wide array of social and recreation programs is available to maintain independence and provide physical activity. A holistic approach encompasses the physical, social, intellectual, emotional and spiritual components of a person’s life. Activities include fine arts and crafts, fitness, games, reading and discussion, reminiscing, community outings, special celebrations and gatherings. Groups including church choirs and school-aged children also visit the home.|
|Spiritual program||A variety of people and networks contribute to the spiritual well-being through a team that includes family, friends, medical and nursing staff, religious leaders and volunteers.
Spiritual care may be a quiet companionship presence, just listening or an expression of love and prayer. It includes Sunday worship, morning prayers, Bible study, televised worship services, music programs and many other faith based activities.
|Pets||Pets visit as part of the Valhaven's recreation activities.|
|Medical assistance in dying||On-site assessment available.|
|Hairdressing||Hairdressing services are available by appointment.|
|Foot and nail care||Foot care nurses are available for foot care services and can provide referrals to a podiatrist or physician. Nail care is provided by resident care aides.|
|Additional services||A complete list of additional services is available at Valhaven.|
Parking and Transportation
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 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.
There is a monthly accommodation fee; additional fees may apply for incidental services.