News & Events

Jun27
12:00AM
We are thrilled to be able to share Baptist Housing’s 50th Annual Report with you – a celebratory edition featuring our people! Inside, you will find profiles of a small number of the many Residents, Team Members, volunteers and partners who have been a part of our ministry to seniors over 50 years. We hope you enjoy learning more about the people whose lives have been touched by the presence of Baptist Housing. To read Baptist Housing's 50th Anniversary Annual Report, click here.
Jun9
12:00AM
Elders belong to a vulnerable sector of society and are often exposed to conditions in which their wellbeing is threatened due to dependent relationships on friends, family and service providers for money, food, or shelter. According to the Government of Canada’s website, the most commonly recognized types of elder abuse include physical, psychological and financial, financial being the most prevalent. Once a year on June 15, communities around the world plan activities and programs to...
Jun3
12:00AM
On May 16, 2014, CEO Howard Johnson was pleased to make an exciting announcement. Baptist Housing, through our Grandview Towers campus in East Vancouver, is excited to partner with Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House. The Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House is a non-profit which partners with local community organizations to create mutually beneficial events and share resources, and participates in many community-based initiatives that address larger community issues. Their new initiative, called...
May21
12:00AM
The Kelowna Gospel Mission is in need, and we would like to help them out! On Wednesday, May 28, Baptist Housing will "stuff" their Kelowna bus with donated goods to deliver to the Kelowna Gospel Mission. Donation due date is Wednesday, May 28 at the Activites Department in any of our Kelowna residences. We are collecting men's, women's and kid's clothes, bedding and linens, kitchen and household items, furniture - as long as it's gently used, and not ripped, torn or stained. Monetary donations...
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Apr15
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It's Spring and everything is growing; the grass, the flowers and even Baptist Housing. Read about our latest project at Village at Smith Creek and progress on The Heights at Mt. View. For our Spring 2014 Newsletter, click here.
Apr15
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It's Spring and everything is growing; the grass, the flowers and even Baptist Housing. Read about our latest project at Village at Smith Creek and progress on The Heights at Mt. View. For our Spring 2014 Newsletter, click here.
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Dec17
12:00AM
Enjoy reading our Winter 2013 newsletter - complete with stories of thanksgiving, celebration and joy. We wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas. Download the newsletter here.
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Dec16
12:00AM
Baptist Housing, in response to an RFP issued by Interior Health, has proposed a new Assisted Living residence to be constructed within the existing property of Village at Smith Creek. The proposed building will be located on Baptist Housing's property with entrance off Old Okanagan Highway. To view details of the new 23 one-bedroom residence, please download architectural renderings and site plan here.
Dec11
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G8 Health Ministers held a G8 Dementia Summit in London, England on December 11, 2013. The leaders met to discuss an international response to dementia.  Impacting populations around the world, the attached document was released outlining a global action against dementia. Link here to the document.
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Nov8
12:00AM
Baptist Housing is pleased to announce that Debbie Schwab, registered nurse at Village at Smith Creek was given “The Leader” award at the Canada Cares Caregiver Regional Awards. Ms. Schwab received her award on October 29, 2013 in Gatineau-Ottawa, QB at the 2013 Home Care Summit hosted by the Canadian Home Care Association. Selected from over 200 applicants in the Western/Northern region, Ms. Schwab was recognized for her lead in dementia care, ongoing enthusiasm and commitment to quality...
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