A two-storey complex of 37 apartments with full elevator access located on attractive treed property with rural vistas, walking trails and ponds.
For information on market units, please refer to the Seniors Housing Directory of BC.
121 Atkins Rd
Salt Spring Island, B.C.
Gulf Islands Seniors Residents Society
Private-Pay Units: 37
Newly built (2003) two storey complex of 37 apartments with full elevator access. On attractive treed property with rural vistas, walking trails and ponds. Building has on site parking and is close to shopping.
The building has a lobby and reception area, attractive dining room with fireplace and patio as well as activity areas and lounges. A library and quiet lounge area are located on the upper floor. There is a bathing room available for tenant use. Scooter storage is available by the outside access.
Tenants must be 65+ years of age or approved by exception.
Language, Culture or Religious Affiliation
Open to all.
Philosophy of Care
Vigilance without intrusion.
Type of Accommodation
- single or double Occupancy
- balcony on upper level, patio on ground level
- kitchenettes have full fridge and two-burner electric hotplate
- bathrooms are all well-sized with walk-in shower and sturdy rails
- there is generous closet and storage space in suite
Residents pay 70% of their after-tax income which covers:
- monthly rental accommodation
- hospitality services: two meals and two snacks daily, weekly housekeeping, laundry, etc.
- personal care
- on-site emergency response system
Residents on income assistance pay a flat rate. Items not included as a part of the monthly fee include: telephone, cable, hydro, personal laundry, household and toiletry supplies, medications, personal care products and insurance.
Special Recreational Opportunities
Activities are developed in coordination with community wellness program and volunteers.
Manual or power wheelchairs used throughout building.
Motorized Scooter Policy
Outside scooter use only.
Pets permitted on approval of the manager.
Smoking is permitted in designated outdoor areas only.