Affordable Homes for Families and Seniors

Chown Place is managed by the Gorge View Society in the Burnside Gorge neighbourhood of Victoria BC

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OUR MISSION: Gorge View Society seeks new opportunities to provide affordable, stable and community focused housing.

OUR VISION: Gorge View Society is an innovative and community-focused housing provider and developer, helping people to live affordably and independently.

OUR MISSION: To Provide a safe home that enables people to live with dignity, hope and independence.

OUR VISION: We will continue to strengthen our community by providing comfortable and affordable homes for people in need – now and in the future.

Independent living for Seniors since 1956.

New homes for seniors and families opening in 2023

What We Provide

  • Bachelor or one bedroom homes for seniors
  • Two or three bedroom homes for families
  • A small garden area with some units
  • Garden boxes for avid gardeners
  • A community hall for social functions
  • On-site property maintenance

What You Need to Know

  • No pets
  • Limited parking
  • Independent living

Originally an orchard, Chown Place is located in the heart of the Burnside Gorge neighbourhood, just off Harriet Road. It’s close to amenities including shops, banks, pharmacies and the newly opened Gorge Urgent and Primary Care Centre.

By the community, for the community

The Gorge View Society is managed by a small team of paid employees, supported by a dedicated crew of volunteers. Would you like to become a part of our mission to provide sustainable and affordable housing to those who need it? We welcome applications to our Board of Directors from people skilled in finances, fundraising, public relations, construction, planning, etc. We also welcome volunteers for community activities and gardening.


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We are a registered charity and can provide a tax receipt to donors.

Every donation helps our mission.

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