“To provide a home where elderly people in relatively good health, who may experience loneliness and insecurity, can enjoy the support and comfort of a homelike atmosphere and at the same time keep their independence.”
Abbeyfield Houses are open to self-sufficient men and women 65+.
Abbeyfield Houses are non-profit, managed by a volunteer board of directors.
Abbeyfield was founded in England in 1956.
Abbeyfield Houses of Vernon is a registered charitable society, founded in 1993.
There are 1100 houses worldwide.
There are 16 houses in British Columbia.
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Find out more about Abbeyfield Canada and International:
- Abbeyfield Houses of Canada Society
- Abbeyfield International