Prince Edward Home
About Prince Edward Home
Prince Edward Home is a 120-bed long-term care facility located in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
There are 10 households (Blue Heron, Blue Jay Way, Fox Meadow, Lighthouse Cove, Red Oak Heights, Sunrise Place, Valour Hall, Red Rock Inn, Lupin Valley and Lady Slipper Path), each with 12 residents. Every household has a kitchen, dining room, sun room and a living room available to residents and family. Each resident has their own private room and washroom.
Two respite beds are available at Prince Edward Home.
In addition to general long-term care services, the home provides a variety of specialized care. An ‘under 65’ population care service is provided for younger individuals with various levels of physical and cognitive disabilities requiring care for needs that cannot be met in the community. Additionally, a care program is available for people in need of long-term care dementia services.
For further information about the facility, view the Prince Edward Home Resident Handbook.
What is the admission process?
You or your loved one’s individual care needs will be evaluated through a standard health assessment.
Generally, there are three types of service:
- Short-term – for respite, to provide short-term relief to caregivers.
- Long-term – for permanent care, however, individuals can be discharged if their condition improves and they so desire.
- Day residents – delivered by Home Care, individuals can come to the home for services, as needed. For example: century tub baths, meals, day program, etc.
For further information on the assessment process, eligibility and cost, please visit Long-Term Care or contact the Long Term Care Admissions Coordinator by calling the Home Care Office at 902-368-4790. For financial questions or arrangements, contact the Long-Term Care Subsidy Program at 902-368-5313.
What services are offered?
Services provided at Prince Edward Home include:
- nursing services
- medical services
- podiatry services (foot care)
- occupational therapy
- nutritional services
What activities are offered?
Prince Edward Home offers coordinated activities to meet your physical, social, spiritual, and emotional needs, either individually or in a group. Activities include crafts, gardening, musical entertainment, bingo, outings, pet therapy, and many more.
Can I volunteer?
Volunteers add a very special element to our care, and are an integral part of the team. There are limitless ways in which residents can benefit. These opportunities can enrich both their lives and those graciously contributing. You can apply online, or call 902-368-5792 for more information.
Can I make a donation to Prince Edward Home?
The Prince Edward Home Memorial Fund gratefully accepts donations. These contributions are used to purchase materials and equipment that will enhance the residents’ quality of life that are not available through other sources of funding.
How do I contact Prince Edward Home?
Prince Edward Home
75 Maypoint Road
Charlottetown, PE C1E 3H1