Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
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.
Hope (CHSA 2110) is 5,290 km² in size and is located at the eastern edge of the Fraser Valley Region of British Columbia. It is comprised of the communities of North Bend, Boston Bar, Yale, Hope, and Laidlaw. First Nations communities include the following: Boston Bar First Nation, Spuzzum, Yale Band, Union Bar, Peters Band, Chawathil, Sq'ew�:lxw First Nation, and Shxw'?wh�m�l First Nation. Provincial Parks include Skagit Valley, Coquihalla Valley, Mehatl Creek, and some of E.C. Manning.