Dufferin Care Centre offers studios within four neighborhood pods in a two storey community, designed to ensure personalized care, safety and life enrichment in a continuum of 24 hour care.
Dufferin Care Centre is surrounded by secured landscaped gardens, with gazebos and pathways. They received 2018 accreditation with commendation.
Dufferin Care Centre aims to make lives better via complex, enhanced, extended and palliative care within a secured environment: promoting growth, integrity, service and trust - creating quality of life for the one you love.
It is an inclusive and loving community; seasonal menu with vegetarian and halal options which supports continuum of physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual opportunities; safety and to feel ‘right at home’. Families and pet visitors welcome.
The centre has 153 residential care beds (128 publicly subsidized). There are 95 single occupancy and 29 double occupancy rooms.
|Room features and personalization||
Studio suite with high ceilings, large window view to nature setting, includes ensuite, mobility bed, pillow, blanket and linens, armoire, dresser, chair, night table and nightlight.
Bring your favourite décor and comforter as you wish.
|Accessibility||Mobility friendly suite with ensuite which includes grab bars, 24 hour assistance call system; wide hallways and circular building design with plenty of natural light, supporting easy access to in house Magnolia Lounge, Family Room, Lilac Lounge, dining, and outdoor secured gardens and pathways access.|
|Security||Secured residence; wander guard; key pad entry; surveillance cameras; secured gardens.|
|Location information||Nestled west of Coquitlam Mall, convenient commutes, Evergreen Skytrain Station, Superstore, and local amenities; tucked in a quiet no-through residential neighborhood surrounded by nature and serenity.|
|Additional site features||Continuum of care includes care plan, therapeutic spa, full service and home cooked dining and two snacks daily, medication ordering and dispensing, attending physician, daily housekeeping and laundry service, therapeutic recreation.|
|Parking and transportation||Free parking; street parking; close to commutes of Evergreen skytrain station, Barnet and Lougheed Highway access
|Social and recreation programs||Do More of What You Love- discover meaningful programs to support one’s interests, and social, physical, intellectual and spiritual domains. Exercise, yoga, music, spa trolley, outings & dining out programs, crafts, horticultural, Serenity Room, and intergenerational visitors.|
|Spiritual program||Non-denominational; variety of spiritual programs offered.|
|Pets||Pet visitors welcome.|
|Medical assistance in dying||On-site assessment and on-site provision available.|
|Hairdressing||Full service hair salon.|
|Foot and nail care||Nail care is included in care plan or option of therapeutic spa trolley available through recreation program. Foot Care option available.|
|Additional services||Complimentary dietician consult, occupational & physiotherapy, and annual eye and hearing exam. Lab services as per requisition. Mobile dental services (as per standard dentist rates/ personal medical coverage).|
Clients must meet Home and Community Care requirements and criteria for admission. A health care needs assessment will be completed to confirm eligibility. See website for more information.
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.