COVID - 19

COVID - 19

VRS’s response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Staying safe in uncertain times

Ensuring the health and well being of our residents and employees is always our highest priority. In response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), VRS is committed to protecting our senior’s population, employees and service providers. We have implemented Infection, Prevention and Control (IPC) strategies in all of our Independent and Assisted Living Residences across British Columbia and Alberta.

Contact Info

VRS Community Living

Gloria Kocay, RN

Director of Client Services

gloria@vrs.org

VRS Seniors Living

Martin Gardner Sr.

Director, Operations & Business Development Senior Living Program

martin@vrs.org

Send a Message of Kindness

In these times of isolation, our senior residents would love to receive a letter from their loved ones. If you have a family member or friend at one of our senior living residences, you can now send a note to brighten their day.

Adult Day Programs COVID-19 Safety Plans

Latest Updates

COVID-19 Update

November 5, 2020

VRS would like to assure you that our team is working continuously to protect and support our clients, residents, families and…

400 Litres of Hand Sanitizer Donated to Senior’s Residence Communities in BC

September 2, 2020

BC Seniors Living Association (BCSLA) teamed up with BC Lions and Central City Brewers + Distillers in June to embark on…

VRS Jeans Day! In Support of the BC Children’s Hospital

June 19, 2020

Thank you to everyone who helped VRS raise just over $2,570 for BC Children’s Hospital Jeans Day: Pacific Carlton, Sunshine Ridge,…

VRS Donation Thank You

June 5, 2020

Carla & Dwayne at Little Ceasars, Pizza lunch for Silver Springs staff George & Joanne, residents at Sunshine Ridge, made custom…

Celebrating Mother’s Day With All of Our Residents

May 15, 2020

Thank You Community Living Programs

May 5, 2020

A special thank you to the following, for their generous donations to our Community Living programs The BC Galactic C19 Project…

Pearls of Wisdom

May 4, 2020

In these difficult and uncertain days, who better to ask for words of wisdom than from those who have life experience!…

Thank You Friends of Asia

April 23, 2020

Thank you to the kind people at the Friends of Asia for donating 200 N95 masks. Helping our front line employees…

Easter Celebrations

April 21, 2020

Great memories were made at all of the seniors’ residences as everyone celebrated Easter in a new way. In the spirit…

Vancouver Coastal Health update

April 20, 2020

Vancouver Coastal Health update

April 8, 2020

Vancouver Coastal Health update

April 7, 2020

Thank You Frontline Healthcare Workers

April 2, 2020

Let’s Make Some Noise! A daily salute to our frontline healthcare workers. Let’s join the world at 7pm every evening to…

Vancouver Coastal Health update

April 2, 2020

Thank You Parallel 49 + Downtown Kia

April 1, 2020

Vancouver Resource Society’s Adult Day Program sends a big thank you to Vancouver’s own Parallel 49 Brewing Company for their production…

Vancouver Coastal Health update

March 30, 2020

Thank You To All of Our Staff

March 27, 2020

Team, As we come to the end of a week like no other I can remember, I want to send a…

Vancouver Coastal Health update

March 23, 2020

Vancouver Resource Society

March 19, 2020

VRS continues to monitor all of our Community Living and Seniors Living residences by following BCCDC protocols at each of our…

Vancouver Resource Society

March 17, 2020

Ensuring the health and well-being of our residents and employees is always our highest priority. In response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), VRS…

Vancouver Resource Society

March 13, 2020

Ensuring the health and well being of our residents and employees is always our highest priority. In response to COVID-19 (Coronavirus),…