Northview | Northern Health

Northview

Address

1125 90th Avenue
Dawson Creek BC V1G 5A3
Canada

Access

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.

Operator

Dawson Creek Society for Community Living

Building Description

Two years old, 3 level building, wood frame construction, elevator access.

Building Amenities

Dining room, Reading room, Family room for the special get together.

Language, Culture or Religious Affiliation

English, honouring diversity.

Philosophy of Care

Client independence.

Accreditation Status

Residence is not accredited, but is part of an industry self-regulation program (CARF Seal of Approval).

Type of Accommodation
  • 26 publicly subsidized assisted living units.
  • One bedroom units, refridgerator, range included.
  • Laundry facilities on every floor.
Cost

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.

Special Recreational Opportunities

Weekly exercise program.

Motorized Scooter Policy

Scooters allowed into scooter room only. Not to be used for building access.

Pet Policy

No pets allowed.

Smoking Policy

All Northern Health facilities are smoke free. Residents are asked to smoke outside the facility in designated areas.

Safety/Security Features

Secure entrance.

Parking (Resident/Visitor)

Some resident and visitor parking.

Neighbourhood/Community Amenities
  • City bus stops at front entrance.
  • Step up and ride available for a fee.