1180 Alberta Street
Smithers BC V0J 2N0
Access to subsidized assisted living units is through a Home Health assessment. For more information on subsidized units, contact the Home Health office nearest you. Please do not contact the Operator directly regarding subsidized units.
Information on private pay units is available through the Office of the Assisted Living Registrar.
Smithers Community Services Association.
One storey development with 14 suites in two wings.
Common area (lounge), living room, dining room, in-house salon, laundry room, patio and walking path.
English, honouring diversity.
Choice, privacy, independence, individuality, dignity and respect.
Smithers Community Services Association is accredited through Council on Accreditation.
- 14 publicly subsidized assisted living units - one bedroom suites
- 2 units handicapped designation.
The monthly charge for publicly subsidized Assisted Living is based on income. Residents pay 70% of their after-tax income, up to a maximum amount. The monthly fee covers rental accommodation, hospitality services, personal care and on-site emergency response system. Hydro is subsidized; residents pay only $15.00 per month.
Persons receiving disability benefits from the Ministry of Housing and Social Development pay a fixed rate.
Items not included as a part of the monthly fee include: telephone, cable, personal laundry, household and toiletry supplies, medications, personal care products and insurance.
Exercise, bingo, game nights (board games), recreational games (beanbag toss etc), musical entertainment and outside summer games.
Only ones in use due to limited storage space.
No pets allowed.
All Northern Health facilities are smoke free. Residents are asked to smoke outside the facility in designated areas.
- Locked entrance
- Lifeline response system
Parking is available.
- Community service bus to door
- 3 blocks from grocery and pharmacy