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Resources & Outreach

Outreach Services:

In partnership with BC Housing and the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, Rosewood also offers a Wellness Program – an outreach program for tenants who live independently in the Towers behind Rosewood Manor.

Program Objectives / Deliverables
• Reduce loneliness and isolation
• Provide nutritional support
• Reduce more costly health resources
• Delay needs of residential care
• Improve/maintain health status

Office Hours & Contact Information
• Mondays - Fridays: 9:00am to 5:00pm
• Saturdays, Sundays & Statutory Holidays: CLOSED
• #107-6220 Blundell Road, Richmond BC, V7C 4P5
• (604) 274-1232

Participation Criteria:

  • This program is based on voluntary participation.

    Program Content:

      Meal Program/Community Kitchen, such as:

    • Nutrition Counseling – small group or 1-1
    • Cooking Class – how to prepare meals for 1-2 people
    • Smart Shopping – preparing foor on a limited budget

      Health Programs, such as:

    • Fitness/Exercise Classes – walking, yoga, aquasize
    • Falls Prevention
    • Tenant Support – phone checks and visits
    • Weight Monitoring
    • Blood Pressure Monitoring
    • Podiatrist/Foot Care Services
    • Flu Clinics
    • Dentist
    • Reflexology
    • Massage
    • referrals such as OT, PT, Richmond Addiction Services, Mental Health Team

      Social/Recreational/Education Programs, such as:

    • Outings
    • Teas
    • Games/Activities
    • Holiday Socials
    • Volunteer Services
    • Computer Lessons
    • Read 'n' Write ESL

      Chronic Disease Management Programs, such as:

    • Self Management
    • Diabetes
    • Congestive Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases
    • Depression
    • Monthly guest speakers: disease management, self management

      Congregated Meal program:

    • Affordable $5.00 per meal or 5 meals for $20.00
    • Main meal of the day
    • 5 days per week

The Program has been very successful and has measurably and drastically reduced the number of admissions to the Emergency Room by people who occupy those buildings.

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