Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
2223 Burnaby Southwest
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.
Burnaby Southwest (CHSA 2223) is 31 km² in size and is located on the southwestern side of the city of Burnaby. It is comprised of the neighbourhood of Cascade Heights, South Slope, Suncrest, Garden Village, Metrotown, and Burnaby. Major establishments include Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, British Columbia Institute of Technology, Burnaby City Hall, Burnaby Police Station, and Burnaby General Hospital. Geographical features include Deer Lake Park and Central Park.