PCH has several outdoor spaces which support the overall health and well-being of patients, clients and staff. Outdoor courtyards, gardens and terraces provide a comfortable place for visits, social activities and interaction with nature as well as additional therapy areas and resting spaces.
- The following are publicly accessible outdoor spaces:
- Healing Garden and Labyrinth, located near the Cafeteria Patio and beside Parkside 0
- Cafeteria Patio, accessible from the Cafeteria according to seasonal use
- Gardens and walking paths
Downtown Courtyard on Level 0 Rehabilitation Therapy Centre Courtyard, located near the main entrance and from the Rehabilitation Therapy Centre, and providing different terrains for therapy activities
There are also outdoor spaces accessible on each inpatient unit, without requiring users to take stairs or elevators:
- Screened-in porches
Please note: Some of the courtyards at PCH are equipped with a barbeque. Regulations require these be operated by trained staff only.