William Rudd House is a young adult long term care facility situated in a park like environment across the street from beautiful Queen’s Park in New Westminster B.C.

William Rudd House’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.

A multicultural home, we strive to be on the leading edge of new programs and services for residents.

There are 12 publicly subsidized long term beds in our multicultural home.  All our rooms are private, each with their own bathroom and patio. Standard facility visiting hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. unless otherwise posted.

All our food is prepared onsite in our fresh food kitchen. 

Features

Room features and personalization

Basics include an electric bed, a small bedside table, an armoire for personal clothing and all required linens.

Residents can bring a radio or tape deck with earphones. clock, bed throws or blankets, small pictures, plants and special mementos to help make the resident feel at home. Televisions (used with earphones) may be brought in provided it fits the space and layout. TV’s must be CSA approved and checked for safety by the maintenance staff prior to installation.

Accessibility

William Rudd House is a single storey residence that is easily accessible.

Security

 Our building is monitored by Paladin Security. Resident rooms and bathrooms are equipped with emergency call bells.

Smoking

WRH currently has a smoking gazebo in the back garden area.

Location information 

WRH is centrally located in New Westminster on a bus route.  Shopping amenities and restaurants are a short bus or taxi ride away.

Additional site features

Cablevision is available for a monthly fee.

We have a small gift shop located nearby in the lobby of Queen’s Park Care Centre.

We have a spacious shared living room with computer access and spaces available for small family gatherings.

Wifi is available in the common areas.

Parking and transportation

There is onsite paid parking next to the building and there is a bus stop at the front of the building.

Programs

Social and recreation programs 

We have limited recreational programs and weekly bus outings.

Additional recreation programs are available next door at Queen’s Park Care Centre.

Spiritual program

A Spiritual Health Coordinator 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 and provisions are available.

Additional services

Hairdressing 

Hair salon is available at Queen’s Park Care Centre for a fee. Residents can make an appointment with the hair dresser.  

Foot and nail care

Foot care service is available at Queen’s Park Care Centre and is provided by a 3rd party service provider for a fee.

Additional services

There are full time social work, physiotherapist and occupational therapist on site.

In addition, we have a dental hygienist to assess and provide oral care as needed.

 

95 Blackberry Drive
B.C. V3L 5E8
Phone: 604-517-8640

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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