Extendicare - Northern Ontario

Site: Kenora - Birchwood Terrace Nursing Home

Service: Nursing Home

Description & Services
Public Comments
  • 24 Basic Beds 
  • 66 Semi-Private Beds 
  • 6 Private Beds
Accredited by Accreditations Canada
Description (Service) Operates a 96 bed long term care facility offering a variety of programs, services and amenities

Coordinates and delivers the following programs to residents:
  • Community special events
  • Facility tours
  • Guest speakers
  • Intergenerational programs
  • Memorial services
  • Pet visitation and therapy
  • Volunteer appreciation events
  • Voting day polling station
Provides residents with the following services:
  • 24-hour nursing care and supervision
  • 24-hour on call physician
  • Care conferences
  • Foot care
  • Hairdressing and barber services
  • Internet and cable connections
  • Laundry services
  • Meals
  • Medication administration
  • Palliative care (end-of-life care)
  • Physician visits
  • Physiotherapy
  • Resident Services Coordinator
  • Spiritual programs and pastoral care
  • Various recreational programs and social events
Offers the following amenities:
  • Air conditioning
  • Alarms on exit doors
  • Animals on-site
  • Balconies overlooking lake
  • Common television room
  • Private and semi-private rooms with 2-piece washroom (toilet & sink)
  • Shared shower and bathing spa rooms
  • Secure building exits
  • Sunrooms
Hours Office: 8 am-4 pm 
Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora ; Kenora District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
  • Have a valid Ontario Health Card 
  • Have health care needs that cannot be met with any combination of caregiving, care in your home or care in your community 
  • Have health care needs that can be met in a long term care home
Application Apply through North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)
Languages English
Fees Program - Some programs may require additional fees ; Service - Accommodation; Some services may require additional fees ; Fee assistance available for Basic accommodations ; assistance is provided by Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC).
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-8625
Toll Free Phone 1-877-929-9222
Fax 807-468-4060
Website www.birchwoodterrace.ca
Primary Contact Tanya Vandall, Office Manager; Phone: 807-468-8625 ext 222; Email: tvandall@extendicare.com
Primary Executive Wendy Sarfi, Executive Director; Phone: 807-468-8625 ext 223; Email: WSarfi@extendicare.com
Alternate Executive Dianne Longe, Director of Care; Phone: 807-468-8625 ext 226; Email: dlonge@extendicare.com
Located In Community Kenora
Address 237 Lakeview Dr, RR 1
Kenora, ON P9N 4J7
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Intersection Lakeview Dr and Ocean Ave
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)