High quality, affordable housing for seniors & Supportive Living
in Smoky Lake County

For information about rental of our accommodations, please contact us at
780-656-4217, Ext 3 (Smoky Lake) or
780-636-3545 (Vilna).

We are hiring for various positions at both Bar-V-Nook in Smoky Lake and Vilna Lodge. Give us a call at 780-656-4217 (Smoky Lake) or 780-636-3545 (Vilna).

We strictly follow the requirements of the Government of Alberta and Alberta Health Services
to ensure the health and well-being of our residents.

       Currently, all staff and visitors entering Smoky Lake Foundation facilities must wear a mask continuously in any non-private area of the building (AHS directive as of March 31, 2023 for buildings with designated supportive living suites). Visitors can remove masks in a resident’s private suite if the resident permits. Office and other non-resident areas are also considered private areas.

Smoky Lake Foundation Board of Directors meetings are held (whenever possible) on the 3rd Friday of each month. The next meeting is scheduled for Thursday, June 22, 2023, at 9am in the Bar V Nook Manor Boardroom.
Meeting locations may vary at this time.
To obtain a Zoom link or to inquire about location, contact the Foundation office at
780-656-4217, Ext 3001

Smoky Lake Foundation is a not-for-profit organization providing high quality, affordable housing to seniors and those requiring Supportive Living in Smoky Lake County. Our employees are compassionate, caring individuals who provide resident-centered care and support. We empower residents to give care as well as to receive it, and to live full and active lives, avoiding the plagues of loneliness, helplessness and boredom. We support a community that builds a vital human habitat, in part by maintaining close contact and relationships with family, animals and plants.

Bar-V-Nook Supportive Living
Bar-V-Nook Manor
Vilna Lodge

Supportive Living

Our Supportive Living homes in Smoky Lake and Vilna provide care for residents who live independently but require a higher level of care than is available in their community. Both homes also provide Memory Care, a safe and engaging environment for individuals living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. ...more
Smoky Lake

Independent Living

Independent Living residences, self-contained apartments for seniors based on income, are located in Smoky Lake, Vilna, and Waskatenau. ...more

Family Housing

available in Smoky Lake and Vilna ...more
Smoky Lake Foundation is locally and provincially governed through a Board of Directors.