|4470 McCrae Avenue
(Castledowns Rd. & 152 Ave)
Edmonton, Alberta T5E 6M8
Last updated September 23, 2021 at 4:00pm
Kipnes Centre for Veterans is on a centre-wide alert after one staff tested postive for COVID-19.
Since July 26, visitors are welcome to DROP-IN, if you enter the building during our new ENTRY TIMES. Entry Times reflect the hours screeners are present.
One exception is for family and friends visiting a resident at end-of-life. You may come to the centre at any time and use the buzzer to enter the building after hours.
Visitors, volunteers, service providers, entertainers, and anyone entering our buildings must continue to:
Visitors may take part in recreation activities provided they:
Visitors can remove masks in private rooms or private visiting areas, unless the centre is on outbreak. In a shared room situation, the other resident/patient(s) must consent before a visitor can remove a mask and physical distancing of two metres must be maintained.
If you need assistance to facilitate a virtual visit, please connect with the Coordinator of Volunteer Services at your centre or a recreation team member.
As well, we invite you to follow us on the CapitalCare Facebook page to see photos and videos of residents engaging in activities or to pass along messages.
For more information or general questions please email us at email@example.com.
Located in northwest Edmonton, the Dianne and Irving Kipnes Centre for Veterans has 120 long-term care beds and provides an environment that supports choice, autonomy and, where possible, independence. Veterans (male and female) currently have priority.
In addition to general long-term care, Kipnes Centre for Veterans offers the following specialized programs:
*Assessment by Alberta Health Services is required before admission to this centre. For more information call 780.496.1300 or click here.
All visitors coming into our building must complete a screening.
Monday - Friday
11:00am - 7:00pm
9:00am - 5:00pm
Click here for hours and pricelist.
Recreation calendars are not available at this time.
Here’s a snapshot of the activities that are ongoing. More photos are on our Facebook page.
Residents at the Kipnes Centre for Veterans really enjoyed the petting zoo visit this week! Pet therapy at its finest.
Kipnes Centre for Veterans offers unique menu options for breakfast, lunch, supper and snacks. These options are based on resident feedback and required nutritional standards. Different textures and diet options are available based on individual needs.
Registered Dietitians assess nutritional requirements as individual’s needs or abilities change. Menu cycles repeat (at a minimum) every three weeks.