Dementia care communities, also known as memory care, are available throughout British Columbia. From the bustling Vancouver-Surrey metro area to quieter suburban and rural areas, we will help guide you to BC dementia care providers that meet your family's unique needs and preferences.
Knowing what to look for can make the transition into a dementia care community easier for both the resident and the family, and many factors need to be considered. Things to consider are, is there separate accommodation specifically for persons with dementia? Are there special social and recreational activities for persons with dementia? Asking the right questions will save stress down the road for the resident and the family.
Dementia care is offered at some, but not all long-term care facilities in BC. There is a wide range of costs associated with dementia care and the high and low end differs greatly, but the average cost for dementia care in BC is $5,720 per month.