Celebrating the New Kenko Wellness Lounge

On Thursday, July 5th, we held a small gathering to celebrate the opening of the new Kenko Wellness Lounge and the completed renovation of 5 suites in Robert Nimi Nikkei Home. We graciously honoured the generous donation of Jane Nimi, and her late husband Robert Nimi, that made all this possible with the unveiling of a […]

A successful golf fundraiser benefiting seniors with dementia!

On Friday, May 25th, 2018 at Burnaby’s Riverway Golf Course, we hosted our 13th Annual NPF Charity Golf Tournament + Fundraiser benefiting Nikkei Seniors Health Care & Housing Society! Thanks to our many supporters, we had our best year yet — and were able to sell out for the 3rd consecutive year! We raised $70,000 […]

Nimi Nikkei Home completing construction soon!

Nimi Nikkei Home’s capital plan is almost complete, and expected to open in March/April! In 2017, Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society moved forward on their Nimi Nikkei Home’s capital plan to renovate 5 of its 59 units for ‘enhanced’ living for seniors who require a little more extra help with mobilizing and having […]

Nikkei Seniors Health Care announces a $1 million gift from Jane Nimi in memory of Robert Nimi

Burnaby, BC  November 01, 2016 –Nikkei Seniors Health Care and Housing Society, is honoured to announce that it has received a $1 million gift from Jane Nimi, a long time supporter and volunteer in the Japanese Canadian community.  “This gift is in memory of my late husband Robert Nimi, he was dedicated to the care of seniors and wanted to see this happen during his lifetime.  Today, we are giving this gift of his dream to the Society” said Jane Nimi, wife of the late Robert Nimi.

Jane Nimi receives Honorary Lifetime Membership

[Nikkei Seniors Update] This recognition is belated as you can imagine, any person who receives a lifetime membership has been serving the organizations for many years. Jane, is a good friend to us all here at Nikkei Place, and we have appreciated her support through the years to the seniors and to the cultural community.

Seniors at Nikkei Place

Community living has appeal to seniors who want a community lifestyle with activities, visitors and support, but still can manage an apartment suite with a little help.

Emergency Call @ Nikkei Home

Emergency Call is A 24/7 support system allowing our loved ones to live independently with peace of mind. Nikkei Home is updating its communications system to provide a new level of peace of mind by installing a new Emergency Call system for its 59 residents. This means seniors live independently, alerting staff any time and […]

New Sakura-so Lifestyle @ Nikkei Place

New Sakura-so’s garden is tenderly cared for by tenants with help from the gardener and local flower providers. One afternoon in April, while slowly driving out of Nikkei Place, I noticed two ladies at the corner of Kingsway and Sperling, tending to a flower garden made for the upcoming Polygon condominium project, “Luna”. They seemed […]