Home and Community Care

Home Support
Provides personal assistance with daily activities, such as bathing, dressing and grooming. Services are designed to help clients remain independent and in their own home as long as possible.

Home Care Nursing
Provides home care nursing delivered to clients in the community by registered nurses.

Community Rehabilitation (Occupational Therapy/Physiotherapy)
A professional service, delivered to clients in the community by rehabilitation therapists who provide assessment and treatment to ensure a client's home is suitably arranged for their needs and safety.

Health Services for Community Living
Provides non-emergency nursing, rehabilitation, dietary and dental hygiene services to adults with developmental disabilities who live in the community.

Choice in Support for Independent Living
A self-managed model of care where clients receive funds directly for the purchase of home support services. They assume full responsibility for the management, coordination and financial accountability of their services, including recruiting, hiring, training, scheduling and supervising home support workers.

Hospice Palliative Care
Provides compassionate and competent hospice palliative care services by primary care providers.

Address / Contact Info

Northern Health Terrace Health Unit
3412 Kalum St. Terrace, BCV8G 4T2

Phone Numbers

Phone : (250) 631-4272
Health Unit Reception : (250) 631-4200

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Mon - Fri, 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Service Details

Geographic areas served: Terrace
Referral protocol: self, physician
Referral criteria: To receive Home and Community Care services, such as community nursing or physiotherapy, the client must go through a screening process to determine eligibility. Referrals can be made by the individual, a family member, hospital or family physician.
Age ranges served: adult 20+
Languages spoken: English

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This program was last updated on 24 Aug 2018.