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. For information on market units, please contact the On Site Manager at 250-245-1016
Publicly Subsidized Units: 26
Private-Pay Units: 34
Comfortable, family owned and operated 60-unit supportive housing development located in a quiet residential area of Ladysmith. The building is a four-storey apartment-style complex on beautifully landscaped property with parking for residents and guests.
Lounge and dining areas located on the main floor with a private dining room available for resident gatherings. Also includes an on-site hair salon and a bus for outings and shopping trips at no additional charge.
2 Local Pharmacies that deliver to the building. Ladysmith Community Health Centre is within 1 kilometre.
Language, Culture or Religious Affiliation
Philosophy of Care
We believe all persons living in La Rosa must be recognized and accepted for their unique self-worth and life experience, and have a right to self-determination with respect to their own physical, social, cultural, ethnic and spiritual needs as long as it does not adversely impact the health and safety of others.
Type of Accommodation
- Single or Double Occupancy
- 26 one-bedroom units and one studio unit with kitchenettes
- Ample closet space for personal storage
- Bathrooms have bathtubs with showers-may require additional bath seats
Residents pay 70% of their after-tax income which covers: 1) monthly rental accommodation; 2) hospitality services: two meals and two snacks daily, weekly housekeeping, laundry, etc.; 3) personal care; and 4) on-site emergency response system. Residents on income assistance pay a flat rate. Items not included as a part of the monthly fee include: telephone, cable, hydro, personal laundry, household and toiletry supplies, medications, personal care products and insurance.
Special Recreational Opportunities
- Activities coordinator on staff
- Bus for outings and shopping trips at no additional charge
Motorized Scooter Policy
Scooters stored indoors and in garage
Pets are not permitted at the facility.
Smoking permitted in designated outdoor areas only
Residents must be 65+ years of age (clients younger than 65 may be considered as exceptions).
La Rosa has staff on 24 hours a day to monitor the building. La Rosa has an Emergency call bell system.
During influenza season (typically December-March), to help protect patients from the flu, all visitors will be expected to wear a mask in our facilities if they have not had a flu shot. For more information, please read our Frequently Asked Questions (PDF) and Influenza Protection Policy (PDF).