Bowen Island/Lions Bay
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
3323 Bowen Island/Lions Bay
Community Health Service Areas (CHSAs) in British Columbia (B.C.) are administrative bounds nested within Local Health Areas (LHAs) as defined by the B.C. Ministry of Health. This CHSA health profile contains information about the community’s demographics, socio-economic and health/disease status as represented through various community health indicators. The purpose of CHSA health profiles is to help B.C.’s primary care network partners, public health professionals and community organizations better understand the health needs of a specific community and to provide evidence for service provisioning and prevention strategies.
Bowen Island/Lions Bay (CHSA 3323) is 130 km² in size and located in southwestern British Columbia, east of the Collingwood Channel. It is comprised of Bowen Island, Bowyer Island, Hutt Island, Passage Island, Brunswick Beach, and Lions Bay. Geographical features include Mount Harvey, The Lions, Enchantment Lake, Pacific Ranges, Mount Strachan, Killarney Lake, and Bowen Island Ecological Reserve.