West Point Grey/Dunbar-Southlands
Community Health Service Area
Health Profile (Version 1.0)
3242 West Point Grey/Dunbar-Southlands
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.
West Point Grey/Dunbar-Southlands (CHSA 3242) is 13 km² in size and is a community on the west side of Vancouver stretching from Burrard Inlet south to the Fraser River. It also includes the First Nations community of Musqueam. Major establishments include Jericho Beach Park, Spanish Banks Beach Park, and Musqueam Park.