One of Canada’s most populated regions, Southern Ontario enjoys a moderate climate, widespread access to modern amenities, and an existing retirement infrastructure that’s envied the world over. Let’s examine three of this region’s finest care homes, and see if we can find a perfect place for you to spend your golden years.
Harvest Retirement Residence
A charming municipality of Oxford county, Tillsonburg is an idyllic small town with a population of around 15,000. Served by the nearby District Memorial Hospital, residents enjoy a stellar level of care delivered courtesy the Ontario Ministry of Health. Offering a handsome collection of beautiful condos and villa apartments, every resident enjoys their own private balcony, unrestricted chore-free living, and access to a wide variety of tastefully furnished facilities – including a wonderful dining room where healthy meals are served three times daily. If you’re thinking about spending your golden years in small town Southern Ontario, this is definitely one of the finest care homes in Tillsonburg.
Niagara Falls is the perfect launching point for the adventurous retiree. Ideally situated beside one of the most spectacular natural attractions in the world, Niagara Falls enjoys proximity to a wealth of recreational options in Toronto, the United States, and beyond. Locals enjoy access to the tremendous amenities of downtown Niagara Falls – which includes an ample selection of shopping, heritage sites, festivals and cultural events, theme parks, and the nearby shores of gorgeous Lake Ontario. Spend a day marvelling at the falls, taking in the attractions, and enjoying some world-class cuisine at one of Niagara Falls exquisite restaurants.
The historic district of Stamford is renowned for being a premium retirement destination. It’s here you’ll find the Stamford Estates, one of our very favourite retirement homes in Niagara Falls. Boasting beautifully prepared cuisine, an efficient and easy-to-use transportation system, and a generously populated social calendar, residents enjoy an incredible selection of classes, recreational programs, social events, and volunteering opportunities. Vacation-minded seniors will be especially impressed by Stanford Estate’s exclusive travel program, which allows retirees to travel all over the continent at a minimum of expense.
Queen’s Square Terrace
On the scenic banks of the Speed and Grand rivers, you’ll find the bustling community of Cambridge. Home to nearly 130,000 residents, this southern Ontario city has been gaining prominence on the national radar. A thriving cultural and social hub, this quickly expanding region is packed with arenas, gardens, and auditoriums – granting locals a colourful and diverse selection of live events year-round. Cambridge is also home to nearly 370 hectors of dedicated parkland, a feature which lends the city a genuine and organic warmth enjoyed by visitors and residents alike.
It’s in this extraordinary place you’ll find the Queen’s Square Terrace, an exquisite upscale retirement community which offers seniors some of the finest care options in the region. Encircled by beautifully maintained grounds, this pet-friendly facility would be more than happy to welcome your kitty, dog, or fish to their seniors community. Celebrated for its incredibly effective life enrichment programs, retirees have a rich variety of recreational and educational options to select from. On-site staff take care of every resident’s housekeeping needs, so seniors can focus on enjoying the facility’s fantastic hair salon, movie theatre, computer lounge, and fitness area.
Written by Josh Byer