Jimmy Erasmus Seniors Home (Behchoko)

Jimmy Erasmus Seniors Home (Behchoko)


Philosophy of Care

Facility Living which helps elders to live independently with assistance and help including day programs as well as 24 hour care for people who can’t live at home.

Number of Beds

  • 7 beds
  • 1 respite bed

Services Available

  • Non-smoking facility
  • Day Programming
  • Private rooms with cable television and telephone at resident's cost
  • Nursing and personal care including medication administration and foot care
  • Housekeeping & laundry services
  • Access to Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy
  • Visiting Physicians
  • Visiting Denturist services, Optometry services, and Ophthalmology services
  • Recreation Therapy Programming
  • Pastoral Care
  • Palliative Care
  • Home cooked meals and Dietician support

The Tlicho Government provides Traditional activities within Jimmy Erasmus Seniors Home. Coordinators have brief youth/adult hand games for the elders to watch, including drum dances.

Contact Information

Jimmy Erasmus Seniors Home
Tlicho Community Services Agency
General Delivery
Behchoko, NT X0E 0Y0
Phone: 1-867-392-3018
Fax: 1-867-392-3001