Become a Resident

George Derby Centre is a 300-bed residential complex care facility that offers priority access to Veterans of the Armed Forces. Access to George Derby Centre will be determined by Veterans Affairs Canada. In the event that a veteran is not available when a vacancy arises, members of the general senior community may be considered for admission.

All admissions to George Derby Centre must meet the eligibility requirements of the Provincial Ministry of Health Guidelines for Complex Care. Application for residency at George Derby Centre is made through your local health department. For individuals who reside in the Fraser Health region, more information can be obtained by contacting:

Fraser Health
Burnaby Long Term Care
400-4946 Canada Way
Burnaby, BC
V5G 4H7

Telephone:  604.918.7447

We invite you to seek additional information on placement in residential care. The following links may be helpful: