Duncan housing society is a local, community based, non-profit society. the overall purpose of the society is to support and enhance independent and healthy living for seniors and persons with disabilities at duncan manor.
Duncan manor is a three story, 122 unit building, consisting of studio, bachelor and one-bedroom apartment units. located within walking distance of downtown duncan. the building is also steps away from centennial park, which offers community gardening, the cowichan lawn bowling club and more.
within a few blocks you will find medical clinics, pharmacies, financial institutions, grocery stores, public transportation, a senior activity center, and the canada post office.
duncan manor will be attractive to low/moderate income seniors looking for affordable retirement INDEPENDENT living with supportive services privately through island health, or for persons with disabilities that need their independence.
bc housing society subsidies are available for eligible applicants.
Eligible Tenants can apply to island health for support services designed to be part of an overall strategy to support and assist independent, healthy living.
home support for health and wellness is provided through Island Health privately.
Why Independent Living
Independent living is about having the right to choose who you have to support you. remaining in a position to optimize choice and control over what time you get up, go to bed, the food you eat, and when to take a shower/bath.
The duncan housing society is dedicated to fostering quality of life for persons over 55 years of age and under the age of 55 with physical and/or mental health challenges and with low or moderate incomes in the province of british columbia, through the provisions of affordable housing in a comfortable, friendly and affordable environment.