Shaughnessy Care Home
2250 Wilson Ave.
Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
Shaughnessy Care Centre has been serving the seniors of Port Coquitlam and surrounding areas since 1989. The 66 bed care home is nestled between two of the city's many parks and just a short walk from the Town Square.
Our location provides the residents of Shaughnessy Care Centre with many opportunities to enjoy the history of the area and remain involved in their community. We are a secure, safe, home-like residence that recognizes each resident's individual uniqueness. Shaughnessy Care Centre believes in providing our residents with client centered care and the best in care and service needs.
Shaughnessy Care Centre has 56 private rooms and 5 semi-private companion rooms. Each room is furnished and has a private two piece ensuite. Residents and families are encouraged to decorate and personalize their room and to make it their home. Most rooms have a view of the adjoining park or of the beautiful courtyard in the center of the home, giving residents the opportunity to enjoy the seasons. The facility is secure, offering those residents with cognitive impairment a safe place to reside.
- 24 hour Professional and Non-Professional Nursing Services
- Continuing Medical Supervision
- Dietitian Consultation
- Gourmet Meals
- Recreation/Social Programs
- Pharmacy Services
- Housekeeping and Laundry Services
- Podiatry/Foot Care
- Chaplain Services
- Hairdressing and Barber Services
- Tuck Shop
Meals and More
Home-cooked meals incorporating seasonal fruits and vegetables are provided three times a day from our kitchen, and an alternate is always available. Our dietary staff also provide homemade snacks and beverages between meal times. The "Comfy Corners" on each floor allow residents and family to serve themselves tea and coffee throughout the day.
Families and friends are always welcome to purchase guest meals and private areas can be set up for dining, as needed. During the year, we have celebrations with BBQ's and theme meals. All special dietary needs can be accommodated and the dietitian is available for consultation.
Live Life to the Fullest
Shaughnessy encourages residents to live life to its fullest. Family and friends are always welcome to visit and private parties can be arranged in our lounges. There are many areas for social opportunity and time to visit with fellow residents. Our recreation staff and volunteers provide even more opportunity for residents to fulfill their day. Programs include: Fun and Fitness, Bingo, Movie Nights, Outings, Pet Therapy, Card Games, Pub Nights and Happy Hours, and much, much more.
Centrally located inside the facility is a beautifully landscaped courtyard. Residents enjoy spending time in this outdoor space, listening to the relaxing sounds of the water garden. The courtyard is secure and allows residents to wander in and out through its many entrances. A gazebo and covered patio area provide residents with shade. Opportunities for residents to garden are also available.