Types of Suites & Rates

Seton Villa offers a number of suites and suite sizes ranging from studio suites to 1-bedroom suites.  Some suites have full kitchens.  All suites have their own bathrooms.  The superlative views from every suite are a bonus.

All suites are unfurnished for you to furnish it as you would any apartment. All suites have emergency call systems which residents may use to summon help in the event of an emergency.

Seton Villa is registered with the Assisted Living Registrar of B.C. but is not a long-term care or complex care facility. We have 217 suites of various sizes, ranging from 216 to 648 square feet. Preference is given to residents living at Seton Villa for any suite that becomes available, if a change in suite size or location is desired. All residents benefit from the peace of mind and security with 24-hour staffing.

All rates include:

  • 3 meals per day
  • Weekly housekeeping
  • Weekly laundry (flat linens/1 personal load)
  • 24-hour care staff
  • Recreation programs
  • Utilities
  • Cablevision
  • Maintenance services (sink, toilet, etc.)

Washing machines and dryers are available for residents who may wish to do their own personal laundry for a fee.

Rate Structure for Supportive Living

Second Person: Add $822

Size    Type  Rate per Month
216 – 243 sq. ft.    Studio Suite   $1,813 – $1,834
307 – 313 sq. ft.    Medium Suite   $2,042 – $2,048
350 – 383 sq. ft.    Small Bachelor * $2,049 – $2,132
480 – 483 sq. ft.    Large Bachelor * $2,281
497 – 514 sq. ft.    Corner Double   $2,448 – $2,473
534 – 541 sq. ft.    Small 1-Bedroom * $2,478 – $2,587
644 – 648 sq. ft.    Large 1-Bedroom * $2,694 – $2,702

 * Indicates kitchen facilities.

Seton Villa accepts applications from persons aged 65 years or older, or in the case of joint applications, one of the two persons must be 65 years or older. Eligible applicants will be considered without regard to their sex, race, religion, national origin, political beliefs, gender identity, or ancestry.  For joint applications, please complete separate application forms.

Seton Villa Retirement Centre is owned and operated by Action Line Housing Society with the mandate to promote health, independence, and provide affordable living for seniors.

Based on our rates, the minimal income required to live at Seton Villa is $31,500.  Should the applicant’s income be below this, please provide Proof of Savings/Investments, or if you wish to help support the applicant, a Letter of Guarantor with your Notice of Assessment attached to the application will be required.  

Subsidies

Residents may be eligible for assistance through SAFER (The Shelter Aid for Elderly Renters).  If you have inquiries about the SAFER subsidy, there is a website available to you where you can enter your information and it will tell you approximately how much you are eligible for.  The following is the link to get you started;

https://www.bchousing.org/housing-assistance/rental-assistance/rap-safer-calculator