An interdenominational chaplain visits the Centre every Wednesday afternoon. Please speak to any staff member if you wish to see him. A small chapel is available for regular and occasional worship and meditation. Residents wishing to see a spiritual leader from a specific faith should contact our recreation staff. Anglican and Catholic services are held weekly.
We have a Music Therapist who leads the weekly Windermere Choir. Residents are encouraged to join our sing-a-long and music-on-the-floors.
Rehabilitation (Rehab) Services
The Rehabilitation Program provides therapeutic interventions such as individualized exercises and walking programs designed to improve functional levels. The Program aids in achieving optimal wellness and in enriching the quality of life for our residents.
The Windermere Library is located on the Main Floor. Residents are welcome to check out our selection of reading materials.
The Vancouver Public Library Outreach Service visits us every month and provides books, tapes and videos to residents upon request.
Personal Needs Account
Residents may open a Personal Needs Account to pay for miscellaneous items or services purchased from the facility or some of its service providers. This eliminates the need to carry cash or keep money in your room.
The services listed below normally include a fee and are among the services that may be charged to the Personal Needs Account.
A dry-cleaning service is available twice weekly. This service can also provide repairs to personal belongings for a fee. Please leave your clothes at the Front Desk or ask your care attendant to do it for you.
Hairdressing and Barbering
The Windermere Hair Salon is open Tuesday to Friday. Appointments can be made at the Front Desk or in the Hair Salon.
A Tuck Shop with assorted candies and personal items is operated by residents and volunteers.
Residents may entertain their guests at meals as space permits. Please make reservations at the Front Desk to ensure that space is available.