Long term care with a voice and a choice
We walk the talk of living our mission statement: that is, to “strive to provide enriched life experiences to seniors through innovation and creativity. “ Our organization’s vision inspires our staff to be committed to “enriching the lives of those we serve by allowing our residents a “Voice and a Choice.” This has created a culture that integrates dignity, respect and empathy in delivering quality care.
We provide our care with a focus on person-centered care, using our document “The Resident’s Day,” which was recognized as a Leading Practice by Accreditation Canada. We have strong ties to the Burnaby Ismaili Centre Community. Staff speaks: Finnish, Tagalog, Chinese, Hindi, Punjabi and Japanese.
There are 60 publicly subsidized, long term care beds at Cascade Gardens Seniors Community. 12 rooms are single-occupancy, 18 are double-occupancy and 3 are multiple-occupancy rooms.
|Room features and personalization||Rooms include a hospital bed, nightstand and dresser. All linens and towels are provided.
We encourage personalization of your room – pictures, favourite comforters; television (must be able to be affixed to the wall). Due to limited space, extra furniture will need consideration.
|Accessibility||Wheelchair accessible. Spa – shower and bath accessible to all residents.|
|Security||Video surveillance, key-padded doors and wander alert system.|
|Smoking||None on site.|
|Location information||Close to transit and the Burnaby Ismaili Centre.|
|Additional site features|
|Parking and transportation||Free visitor parking.|
|Social and recreation programs||Robust activity calendar including daily morning exercises, birthday parties, range of games for all cognitive status e.g.: bingo, Jeopardy, puzzles.|
|Spiritual program||Interdenominational services including Christian Bible reading, Hymn singing and Ismaili prayer services.|
|Pets||Facility cat, weekly visit from BC Pets and Friends, family visiting pets welcome.|
|Medical assistance in dying||On-site assessment and on-site provision available.|
|Hairdressing||Hairdressing services (fee applies).|
|Foot and nail care||Visiting foot care nurse or podiatrist (fee applies).|
|Additional services||Mobile lab services, vision care (fee applies), dental care (fee applies), denturist (fee applies)
access to occupational therapist, physiotherapist and rehab assistance, registered dietitian.
Hours of operation
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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.
See our long term care approximate wait times by community [map].