Agassiz Seniors Community is a long term care residence which combines a friendly, home-like atmosphere with exceptional nursing and personal care.
Agassiz Seniors Community offers a variety of resident-centered programs that also includes respite care and a convalescent program. Residents enjoy views of the surrounding mountains.
At Agassiz Seniors community, we recognize each person as an individual, and respect that every resident needs a voice and a choice in how they would like to live each day. Our 24-hour services are designed with the health and comfort of residents in mind.
Agassiz Seniors Community provides our residents with access to exceptional nursing and personal care, with a focus on the individual needs and preferences of each resident. If you or your loved one has complex physical, cognitive or emotional needs our dedicated staff are here to help.
The residence has 68 long term care beds and 10 convalescent beds. Forty-seven beds (47) are publicly subsidized. All rooms are single occupancy.
|Room features and personalization||All suites are private.All of the suites at Agassiz are designed with neutral tones that will suit any decorating style. Resident can add in personal items from their own home should they choose too.|
|Accessibility features||Fully wheelchair accessible.|
|Security features||The community is a key-padded facility. We have wander guard bracelets for use when appropriate. A behavioral transition unit is available for residents whose behaviors may put them at risk due to lack of safety awareness. Common areas and exterior video monitoring on site. There is an in-suite emergency call system and 24-hour nursing.|
|Location information||Agassiz Seniors Community is located in the Eastern Fraser Valley in the Cheam Mountain Range, just 5 minutes to world famous Harrison Hot Springs.|
|Additional site features||Our care facility is located adjacent to our independent living building, allowing families to stay close and connected.
|Parking and transportation||Ample parking both on site and on the street. Bus transportation for scheduled outing provided.
|Social and recreational programs||At Agassiz Seniors Community our residents enjoy many activities such as birthday parties, therapeutic music programs, exercise programs, sensory stimulation games and much, much more. We have inviting lounge and patio areas for your personal enjoyment.|
|Pets||Supervised, leashed pets are welcome to visit. Pet visitation program onsite.|
|Medical assistance in dying||Not at this time. Currently under review.|
|Hairdressing||Hair dresser is available onsite 3 days per week.This is an additional fee for service.|
|Foot and nail care||Foot care nurse available if needed. This is an additional fee for service.
|Other additional services||n/a|
Parking and Transportation
Nearby to public 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.