Veterans Memorial Lodge
The Veterans Memorial Lodge is a 229-bed residential care facility with 115 priority access beds for veterans, 110 beds for seniors in the community and four respite care beds for veterans. The Lodge is the primary priority access bed facility for veterans on Vancouver Island.
The Veterans Memorial Lodge is situated in the Greater Victoria community of Saanich. It was one of the first residential care facilities in B.C. to be built to the multi-level care guidelines of the Ministry of Health and it continues to be a facility of choice on southern Vancouver Island.
- Average age - 89
- 60% men, 40% women
- 87% are 81 or older
- Average length of stay is 18 months
- 93% of residents have moderate to severe cognitive impairment including dementia
- 75% of residents have a moderate to high need for help with transferring or moving
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