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Getting Away

When it comes to the short stay, you have more options—and opportunities—than ever before. “It’s like going to an all-inclusive resort,” says Kim Jimmo-Shields. She has been executive director of Abbeylawn Manor since it was founded nine years ago. “Its like a little country inn.” Which is exactly how she’d like people to think of […]

The most wonderful time of the year. Really.

“We were out skiing with our sons,” writes Grant Herndent, “and as we were riding the lift, we reflected on how beautiful it was on the hill. The sun was shining, the sky was blue and the trees were all covered in new snow. It was a chilly day, but that just made the conditions […]

Aging Without Boundaries: 30 Years of Celebrating

Three Elderly Woman laughing on patio

The month of June celebrates Seniors Month in Ontario with the 2014 theme being “Aging Without Boundaries: 30 Years of Celebrating” Read More… .

Seasons Retirement Buys Bowmanville Retirement Community

Kingway Arms Clarington Centre purchased by Seasons Retirement Communities

Seasons Retirement Communities acquired Clarington Centre by Kingsway Arms in Bowmanville, Ontario, effective May 30, 2014. Chief Executive Officer, Marc Doré says that the Seasons staff “look forward to building a strong and enduring relationship with the employees, residents, families and community of Bowmanville.” Read more…

Cognitive Testing For Senior Drivers in Ontario

A senior woman at the wheel of her car

Ontario’s Ministry of Transportation has changed the license renewal process for drivers 80 and over. What does this mean for seniors in Ontario? Read More…

Senior Housing in Canada: 2013 Report

Canadian housing

The landscape of senior housing in Canada is changing. Find out how. Read more…

Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors – Part 3: Senior-Friendly Communities

An Elderly Lady Smiling at a Social Event

Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors is helping grow senior-friendly cities and communities all over the province. The third of this 3-part series looks at the development of these communities, elderly persons centres, and life leases. Read More…

Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors – Part 2: Healthy Seniors

A Senior Couple Stretching Together

Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors expands and enhances long-term care options. The second of this 3-part series looks at the new healthcare programs and system improvements. Read More…

Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors – Part 1: Safety and Security

An elderly woman dealing with finances

Ontario’s Action Plan for Seniors was designed to improve the quality of life for seniors. The first of this 3-part series breaks down the safety and security improvements this action plan brings. Read More…

January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

Glaucoma Awareness Month

January is Glaucoma awareness month. Vision loss can be prevented if glaucoma is detected and treated early. Read more…