A new directory compiled by the Office of the Seniors Advocate offers families a chance to compare services offered by 292 publicly funded licensed care facilities in B.C.
The B.C. Residential Quick Facts Directory lists services such as nursing, physio and speech therapy, recreation and social work, as well as the total funded direct care hours per resident per day.
The British Columbia Residential Care Facilities: Quick Facts Directory lists information for 292 publicly subsidized facilities in British Columbia.
The Directory contains a range of information from a variety of sources, includingfacilities themselves, health authorities, licensing bodies and the Canadian Institute of Health Information.
Excluded from the directory are facilities that offer specialized services to unique populations that are not part of traditional residential care.