Staying In Touch With Family

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保持與家人聯繫 In this challenging time of COVID-19, Victoria Chinatown Care Centre has had to close its doors to visitors in order to keep our residents safe. If you feel the need to connect with your family member face-to-face. VCC has set up a Zoom video conferencing system so that you can communicate with your family member via the centre’s tablet. You can connect using a variety of devices at your end: Your desktop computer that is equipped with microphone, speakers and Webcam and has the Zoom program downloaded. Your laptop that has a built-in camera, microphone and speakers and the … Read more

No Visitor Announcement

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Hello, Family Members of Chinatown Care Residents,  Effective Immediately the attached order of the Chief Medical Officer is in effect for all Island Health Licensed Long Term Care Facilities.   Please be advised of the following excerpt of the order: “Deny access to any and all visitors to the LTCF (Long Term Care Facility), with the limited exception of the immediate family members of a resident who is clinically assessed to be at the end of his or her life and the spiritual advisor to this resident, in which case such individuals will be subject to enhanced screening for COVID-19. It … Read more

March 17 Change in Visitor Restrictions

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Hello All, Please find the latest updates:  See attached memo from Island Health Starting immediately, the following should not visit or enter the facility: People who have returned from travel from all locations outside of Canada, from March 12-2020, onward, who are required to self-isolate at home for 14 days upon return to British Columbia. Travellers who had returned to Canada from China, Iran and Italy prior to March 12 are required to self-isolate at home for 14 days. Anyone with symptoms of a cold or influenza, such as fever or cough, or shortness of breath. Children and youth who … Read more

Visitor Restrictions

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Important Update Visitor Restrictions As of today (March 16th)  This Information Bulletin has just arrived from Island Health   Instructions From Last Week   Hello All, Please read the attached memo from Island Health in regards to families and visitors. Beginning immediately: Anyone with symptoms of a cold or influenza, even a slight sniffle or scratchy throat, is asked to refrain from visiting a long-term care facility. We are also asking that you not bring pre-school or school-aged children to the site, as children can be infected and show no symptoms. If you have been in contact with a person … Read more