Care & Support Options at Chartwell Birchwood in Chilliwack
At Chartwell Birchwood, our retirement residence in Chilliwack offers an independent living lifestyle for active seniors looking to downsize and enjoy access to social activities, dining options, and convenient household services. We also offer assisted living suites for seniors who require additional care to achieve a secure and comfortable lifestyle in their retirement years.
Care Services available
Our independent living lifestyle offers a variety of service options that can make daily life convenient, comfortable, and enjoyable. If you’d like to take the night off from cooking and dish clean up, you’re welcome to join us for a delicious and nutritious meal in our dining room. Would you appreciate being able to spend less time cleaning and doing laundry? We have housekeeping and personal laundry services you can take advantage of. And for your peace of mind, we also have staff on-site 24/7 and emergency response.
Your health and wellness are important to us too, which is why we provide access to a number of valuable services and visiting professionals on your very doorstep. That includes support services such as a blood pressure clinic, support groups, and a visiting podiatrist.
If you require additional support to lead each day in comfort and with peace of mind, our assisted living lifestyle can provide personalized support and care services tailored to your needs, with access to an on-site nurse and caring, long-standing staff. Examples of assisted living services include medication management, vitals monitoring, assistance with activities of daily living—such as bathing and dressing—and so much more.
Ideal for seniors who are looking to downsize but want to maintain the independent lifestyle they’re accustomed to, Chartwell Birchwood’s beautiful seniors’ cottages include two spacious bedrooms, a full kitchen equipped with a fridge, stove and dishwasher, in-suite laundry facilities, and emergency response services. You'll also enjoy private parking, weekly housekeeping, landscaping for your lawn and gardens, and snow removal services during the winter months.
As our cottages are adjacent to our main retirement home, cottage residents can also take advantage of the lifestyle experiences and amenities offered there.
We’re here to help you or a loved one understand your options and which service level will be the right fit for you. Our Health & Wellness Manager will also conduct an assessment before you move in to ensure you’re receiving the right level of care for your unique needs and preferences.
Compare the benefits of retirement living vs. private homecare
Are you trying to evaluate whether to choose retirement living or aging at home with homecare services for yourself or a loved one? There are many senior care options available, and understanding the benefits of each will help you to make a decision that you feel confident in. Download our infographic for a checklist of services and benefits for each living option and decide for yourself which will be the best fit for you or a loved one!