Home Health - Nelson, Kaslo, Salmo, Nakusp, New Denver

Use toll-free single access line for information, for intake and to be connected to specific Interior Health Community Health Services. See poster in "Resources" below for more details.

The Nelson Office is a central hub for Home Health Services, but there are also offices and staff in Kaslo, Nakusp, New Denver and Salmo. See separate entries for contact information.

Provides a range of health care and support services to those who have acute, chronic, palliative or rehabilitative health care needs to help them remain independent and in their own homes for as long as possible.

Will work with the person and the family to develop a care plan and make the necessary referrals. Some services are income tested.

In-Home and Community Services:

  • Home Support Services
  • Home Care Nursing
  • Rehabilitation Therapist
  • Adult Day programs
  • Meal programs
  • Health Support for Community Living
  • Acquired Brain Injury Programs
  • Respite care
  • Palliative Care and End of Life Programs

Assists those who are eligible, and no longer able to remain in their homes, to access assisted living and residential care:

Assisted Living:

  • Provides housing, hospitality services and personalized services for adults who can live independently but require assistance with daily activities.
  • Residences range from high-rise apartment complex to private home.
  • Hospitality services consist of meals, housekeeping, laundry, social and recreational opportunities and a 24 hour response system.

Long Term Care:

  • Provides 24 hour professional nursing care and supervision in a protective, supportive environment for people who have complex care needs and can no longer be cared for in their own homes.
  • Includes meal service, medication supervision, assistance with daily activities and a planned program of social and recreational activities.

Please inquire about COVID 19 protocols.

Address / Contact Info

Interior Health Authority Gordon Road Wellness Centre
905 Gordon Road Nelson, BCV1L 3A5

Phone Numbers

Central Access / Intake : 1-800-707-8550
Home Health Office: (250) 352-1401
Central Access/Intake Fax: 1(833) 656-0252

Hours of Operation

Regular hours: Monday to Friday: 8:30am - 5pm

Web Links

Service Details

Languages spokenEnglish

Forms and Resources

Location Map

This program was last updated on: 01 Dec 2020.