Home & Community care

In the Capital Regional District/Greater Victoria, we directly support the following community programs with funding for activities, equipment, therapy programs, entertainment and special celebrations:

  • Piercy Respite Hotel (Victoria)
  • Yakimovich Wellness Centre (Victoria)
  • Adult Day Programs (Summit, West Shore & Mobile: Sooke, Metchosin, Cordova Bay, Elk Lake)
  • Community Bathing Programs (West Shore, Victoria)
  • SAFE Lifeline (Southern Vancouver Island & Southern Gulf Islands)

How funding helps:

  • $50 buys an hour of Music Therapy
  • $200 buys an afternoon of musical entertainment for Adult Day Program participants
  • $400 buys a fall protection matt for guests at the Piercy Respite Hotel
  • $750 provides free medical alarm services (SAFE Lifeline) to a low income senior for 1 year
  • $30,000 buys a new bathtub for a Community Bathing Program
  • $100,000 provides a new bus to make if possible for wheelchair bound seniors to attend Adult Day Programs