Heritage Square

Heritage Square

When you are no longer able to live at home with assistance, your local Home and Community Care office is available to assist you with options. We believe the best quality of life is achieved by remaining in one’s own home environment for as long as possible. To this end, the Home and Community Care care manager will complete an assessment and help you explore options that will allow you to manage in your home.

Ultimately, access to long-term care services is based on a person’s assessed need and risk. Long-term care is for adults with complex health care needs requiring 24-hour professional care due to physical disability, or mental or behavioural conditions, including brain injuries or dementia.

 

Resources

Resident & Family Handbook
Accreditation Report - Interior Health Authority
Family Council Resource Guide
Licensing Inspection Reports
Office of the Seniors Advocate - Reports
Route65.ca

A free, B.C.-specific directory that helps the public connect with available independent living, assisted living, long-term care, and home health options.

Frequently Asked Questions

No results

Stories@IH

Read our latest stories

3 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Climate change is arguably our most urgent public health issue. Here's how we're finding new & innovative ways to create a more sustainable health-care system.

4 Minute Read
Community & Culture

Seija discovered her passion for mental health & substance use work after she was posted to an inpatient psychiatric unit. She’s now a team lead at Kelowna MHSU

2 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Know the ways you can protect yourself from wildfire smoke, and learn how to recognize the health symptoms you might experience from poor air quality.

4 Minute Read
Community & Culture

The CMH Foundation helps people living in the Cariboo-Chilcoltin community have as many of their health-care needs taken care of as possible.

2 Minute Read
Community & Culture

Manilyn Dantes is a Health-Care Assistant who was born in the Philippines. She’s been working and living in the Central Okanagan for more than 10 years.

5 Minute Read
Health & Wellness

Seniors may need extra assistance when a natural disaster hits. Learn how to build an emergency plan, have the right items on hand and build a support network.

STAY CONNECTED

Receive news and alert posts, and Stories@IH blog posts, right to your inbox!

mail