seniors housing

Community is a highlight of life at The Hawthorn, as pictured here in one of The Hawthorn’s dining spaces

Worth the wait: Chilliwack Seniors’ residence opens flagship building—don’t miss out!

Anything worth having is worth waiting for—and that goes for the right…

  • Aug 8, 2022

 

Liberal MP Hedy Fry speaks during a news conference in Ottawa, on June 15, 2017. Fry introduced a private bill in late June, Bill C-295, that would amend Section 215 of the Criminal Code to specifically criminalize owners and managers of long-term care homes for failing to provide the “necessaries of life” to vulnerable adults. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Ottawa exploring criminal reform as Liberal MP tables bill on long-term care neglect

Bill C-295 looks to criminalize care home owners who fail to provide residents with necessities

 

Elim Housing's Todd, Lorie and Mark share one thing in common — they’re proud and excited to be part of the amazing family at Elim.

Home is a feeling: Chilliwack Seniors’ residence — where you can feel at home!

Home is about so much more than a building — it’s about…

  • May 30, 2022

 

The Waverly Seniors Village welcomes the community June 9 for a barbecue and activities to celebrate Seniors Week in Chilliwack.

The Waverly celebrates Seniors’ Week in Chilliwack with community open house

Enjoy a barbecue, activities, tours and more on June 9

  • May 24, 2022
The Waverly Seniors Village welcomes the community June 9 for a barbecue and activities to celebrate Seniors Week in Chilliwack.
The Auburn team is preparing for their open house on Saturday, May 7 – come join the fun and learn why <a href="Facebook - https:/www.facebook.com/retconcepts/" target="_blank">Auburn Seniors Residences</a> in Chilliwack is so nice to come home to!

Discover resort-style retirement living, right here in Chilliwack

Mark your calendars for the May 7 open house at The Auburn to discover the possibilities

  • May 2, 2022
The Auburn team is preparing for their open house on Saturday, May 7 – come join the fun and learn why <a href="Facebook - https:/www.facebook.com/retconcepts/" target="_blank">Auburn Seniors Residences</a> in Chilliwack is so nice to come home to!
The Auburn team is preparing for their open house on Saturday, May 7 – come join the fun and learn why <a href="Facebook - https:/www.facebook.com/retconcepts/" target="_blank">Auburn Seniors Residences</a> in Chilliwack is so nice to come home to!

Discover resort-style retirement living, right here in Chilliwack

Mark your calendars for the May 7 open house at The Auburn to discover the possibilities

  • Apr 27, 2022
The Auburn team is preparing for their open house on Saturday, May 7 – come join the fun and learn why <a href="Facebook - https:/www.facebook.com/retconcepts/" target="_blank">Auburn Seniors Residences</a> in Chilliwack is so nice to come home to!
Barbara and her husband Robin first moved to Elim Village in May 2018. Sadly, Robin passed away in December of 2020, and Barbara has decided the timing is perfect to move over to The Hawthorn when it opens in a few short months—that way she can stay in the community she loves yet benefit from the many conveniences and amenities with the Hawthorn’s Independent Plus.

Chilliwack retirement community offers peace of mind—so you can live your best life right now

Finding the right home is often about how it feels—but sometimes it…

  • Apr 25, 2022
Barbara and her husband Robin first moved to Elim Village in May 2018. Sadly, Robin passed away in December of 2020, and Barbara has decided the timing is perfect to move over to The Hawthorn when it opens in a few short months—that way she can stay in the community she loves yet benefit from the many conveniences and amenities with the Hawthorn’s Independent Plus.
Norm & Davina, Elim residents since 2018. They can’t wait for the Hawthorn to open!

Chilliwack seniors’ residence gives you true independence — retire on your terms!

Maintaining independence in your retirement and as you age means different things…

  • Mar 28, 2022
Norm & Davina, Elim residents since 2018. They can’t wait for the Hawthorn to open!
The new building is on Church Avenue next to Ferland Park in Vanderhoof. (Submitted Photo)

New seniors building opening soon in Vanderhoof the 1st of its kind in B.C.

New facility brings affordable housing and holistic dementia care to seniors in April

The new building is on Church Avenue next to Ferland Park in Vanderhoof. (Submitted Photo)
Mother and daughter together in Jan’s Independent Living suite at Elim Village Garrison Crossing

Chilliwack seniors’ residence is the place to call home — now and for the future

Finding a new place to call home is a difficult decision, especially…

  • Feb 28, 2022
Mother and daughter together in Jan’s Independent Living suite at Elim Village Garrison Crossing
Scales of justice (file photo)

Architect ordered to pay $9M in lawsuit over failed Osoyoos seniors development

Cactus Ridge was intended to be a 92-unit assisted living property built in 2008

Scales of justice (file photo)
John and Joanne enjoying a leisurly bike ride around the Vedder river with a friend.

Written in the stars: Chilliwack seniors’ residence is the perfect place to call home

Sometimes, it seems like something was meant to be — like it…

  • Nov 1, 2021
John and Joanne enjoying a leisurly bike ride around the Vedder river with a friend.
Residents enjoy a recent fall BBQ. Behind them is the highly-anticipated Hawthorn building, with projected completion early 2022.

Now is a great time to make a stress-free move into Chilliwack retirement community

Finding a new place to call home can be challenging and moving…

  • Oct 4, 2021
Residents enjoy a recent fall BBQ. Behind them is the highly-anticipated Hawthorn building, with projected completion early 2022.
Feel like dining in? Have Elim staff deliver meals right to your suite door.

Elim Village Garrison Crossing: Never do dishes again

Live relaxed and retired

  • Sep 6, 2021
Feel like dining in? Have Elim staff deliver meals right to your suite door.
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Community connections foster health and happiness in Chilliwack retirement residence

Choosing the right place to call home is a big decision, no…

  • Aug 2, 2021
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Whether you are single or a couple, Elim Village Garrison Crossing is a place where you can live pampered, relaxed and retired. You can now enjoy doing more of what you love.

Welcome home: Elim Village’s Garrison Crossing offers a unique approach to retirement living

If you are seeking to downsize, or just want to enjoy life…

  • Jul 5, 2021
Whether you are single or a couple, Elim Village Garrison Crossing is a place where you can live pampered, relaxed and retired. You can now enjoy doing more of what you love.
Cheam View United Church in Chilliwack seen on June 9, 2021. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)
Cheam View United Church in Chilliwack seen on June 9, 2021. Construction is expected to start soon on 74 new rental homes on the site funded by the provincial government’s Community Housing Fund. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)

Provincial Community Housing Fund bringing 74 affordable rental units to downtown Chilliwack

Homes are for seniors, people with mobility challenges, and families with low to moderate incomes

Cheam View United Church in Chilliwack seen on June 9, 2021. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)
Cheam View United Church in Chilliwack seen on June 9, 2021. Construction is expected to start soon on 74 new rental homes on the site funded by the provincial government’s Community Housing Fund. (Paul Henderson/ Chilliwack Progress)
Thirteen-year-old Grace Farquharson visited her grandmother, Rita Humber, for the first time in more than a year. Humber, 89, is a resident at Marwood House, a long-term care home at Langley Memorial Hospital. They’re both elated to be able to see and hug after a province-wide lockdown due to COVID. (Black Press Media files)

Smiles abound as B.C. seniors in care get to see their families again

As of Thursday, the restrictions around visitation of elderly in long-term care has been eased

  • Apr 3, 2021
Thirteen-year-old Grace Farquharson visited her grandmother, Rita Humber, for the first time in more than a year. Humber, 89, is a resident at Marwood House, a long-term care home at Langley Memorial Hospital. They’re both elated to be able to see and hug after a province-wide lockdown due to COVID. (Black Press Media files)
Renderings for the proposed mixed-use affordable housing proposal for seniors and youth on Yale Road east on the site of the former Paramount Theatre. (City of Chilliwack)

Affordable housing in Chilliwack targets under-served seniors and youth

Proposal for mixed-use affordable housing in DT Chilliwack; goes to public hearing Nov. 17

Renderings for the proposed mixed-use affordable housing proposal for seniors and youth on Yale Road east on the site of the former Paramount Theatre. (City of Chilliwack)
Langley Lodge ordered to swab all residents staff, new cases discovered

Langley Lodge ordered to swab all residents staff, new cases discovered

Four new cases – two residents and two staff – have been confirmed at the long-term care home

  • May 30, 2020
Langley Lodge ordered to swab all residents staff, new cases discovered