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Publicly Subsidized Units: 160
Private-Pay Units: 0
Built in 2008, Sunridge Place, the Arbours a complex care facility is constructed of five side-by-side buildings each separated by beautiful gardens which are accessible from the main floor and viewable from patios on the second floor. The building join together by a corridor running through the centre of the site, called the "Street". On either side of the Street there are resident care units we call houses.
There are a total of 17 houses we group into four neighbourhoods, one of which is specially designed for dementia care. The center building also houses the resident activity area, kitchen, laundry, reception and administrative offices.
Sunridge Place site on an entire city block also has a four storey assisted living apartment call the Meadows. The Meadows and the Arbours provide a campus of care.
Each neighbourhood house is comprised of eight to eleven private rooms with a common lounge area or dining area. The center building features the Fireside Lounge, a hair salon, bistro kitchenette, conference room and a resident tuck shop where sundries such as toiletries and sweets can be purchased.
Located in the heart of Duncan restaurants, mall and speciality shops are one to three block away.
The facility to planning to apply for accreditation in 2011.
Accreditation is an external peer review process to assess and improve the services health care organizations provide to their patients and clients, based on standards of excellence set by Accreditation Canada. For more information, visit here: http://www.accreditation.ca/en/default.aspx.
Philosophy of Care
Through the fellowship of a united team spirit, the owners, staff, families, volunteers, and allied professionals, will create a bond between them that will foster a welcoming, respectful, and supportive community for all residents.
Is Accommodation Private or Shared?
Type of Accommodation
There 160 private bedrooms in the facility. Each has it own bathroom with shower. Each room is equipped with an electric bed, armour and dresser.
Residents pay up to 80% of their after-tax income which covers the cost of food and accommodation.