Alzheimer’s retirement homes
Ontario’s retirement homes give you the peace of mind, knowing your loved one is in a safe environment. For instance, if your family member is prone to wandering, you will know that a warm supervising staff will ensure that he or she does not wander into dangerous areas. You may also find comfort in the number of people that will be around your loved one. Indeed, a retirement home is filled with people. As such, a resident’s day is often full of social interaction and mental stimulation!
There are plenty of care options available throughout Ontario, as Alzheimer’s research continues to meaningfully develop treatment methods of and care for this disease. Hence, retirement homes now have excellent tactics with which to handle Alzheimer’s. Ontario’s Alzheimer’s homes apply many of the most innovative care strategies. For example, music therapy has worked extremely well in many cases. This form of treatment involves merely playing a song and seeing how the patient reacts. In some instances, those who have refused to talk suddenly begin telling stories. Music, along with other therapies, could be really powerful.
These fresh therapies may not be available everywhere but you will find them in private or specialized Alzheimer’s homes in Ontario (listed below). You will also notice that private retirement homes provide certified on-site support at all hours of the day and night.
Alzheimer’s research in Ontario
Ontario contains a plethora of Alzheimer’s organizations. In fact, most of its large cities, like Ottawa, have their own Alzheimer’s societies. And, because of the ubiquity of universities in Ontario, this province has numerous Alzheimer’s academic research programs, like the Murry Alzheimer Research and Education Program at the University of Waterloo. Ontario's size also grants it lifestyle diversity. You can choose to live in a quiet picturesque city or town or one of many large cities. While Alzheimer’s patients usually spend most time at their care homes, many towns and cities in Ontario offer wonderful places for supervised outings.
Learn about the causes, symptoms, differences and treatments of Alzheimer's disease and dementia, as well as how a few simple lifestyle changes can reduce or eliminate the risk of developing Alzheimer's and dementia, in our free downloadable Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Handbook eBook
Below, you will find our retirement homes with care for seniors with Alzheimer’s Disease in Ontario. Look closely through these listings to learn what level of Alzheimer's care each home provides.
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60 Woodlawn Road East, Guelph,
Ontario, N1H 8M8
This elegant Guelph retirement home offers a range of care including assisted living and long term care, serviced by a friendly, caring staff.
2245 Lawrence Avenue West, Etobicoke,
Ontario, M9P 3W3
The Village of Humber Heights in Etobicoke offers different levels of service from independent apartments with meals to assisted living to long-term care.
4100 Upper Middle Road, Burlington,
Ontario, L7W 4W8
Elegant Burlington, Ontario retirement home including everything from the current long term care to new independent living suites, offering various seniors services.
695 Block Line Road, Kitchener,
Ontario, N2E 3K1
This elegant retirement residence in Kitchener-Waterloo offers a continuum of care from long-term care to assisted living to independent living seniors apartments.
33 Bayberry Drive, Guelph,
Ontario, N1G 0A2
Guelph retirement home offers Assisted Living and Alzheimer's Care, includes 24 hour onsite nursing staff and features its own Town Square.
6419 Lumberman Way, Orleans,
Ontario, K1C 3E8
At this park-like setting, seniors are offered the choice between studio, 1 or 2 bedroom suites. Bring along pets while enjoying a variety of customizable options, including a varied menu and recreational programs.
1140 Bloor Street West, Toronto,
Ontario, M6H 4E6
From gracious dining to new suites and lounges, residents are enjoying the new management and upgrades found at 1140 Bloor Street West, in the Heart of Bloordale Village.
681 Front Road South, Amherstburg,
Ontario, N9V 0B4
Featuring studio, one- and two-bedroom suites and seniors' housing options, this modern retirement residence near Windsor, Ontario offers picturesque views and a variety of services and activities.
1620 Upper Wentworth St, Hamilton,
Ontario, L9B 2W3
27 Weaver Crescent, Kanata,
Ontario, K2K 2Z8
Enjoy the natural setting of the surrounding Kanata Lakes with access to shopping, parks and churches at Symphony Senior Living Kanata. This pet friendly community offers a variety of service packages and suites to fulfill your unique needs.
65 Clarington Blvd., Bowmanville,
Ontario, L1C 0A1
Bowmanville's leading retirement community, Seasons Clarington, offers independent and assisted & supportive retirement home living options for seniors.
1510 St. Joseph Boulevard, Orleans,
Ontario, K1C 7L1
For seniors suffering from memory loss, this Symphony Senior Living Memory Care Community is committed to help residents and their families make every moment matter with an engaging and sensitive approach to memory care.
77 Dunfield Avenue, Toronto,
Ontario, M4S 2H3
The Dunfield Retirement Residence has established a new standard in senior retirement living in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) with 177 luxury apartments.
6 Arthur Street, Carleton Place,
Ontario, K7C 4S4
Carleton Place Terrace welcomes pets and offers residents plenty of options with studios and spacious one-bedroom apartments that include a kitchenette, balcony or walk-out patio. The fitness and leisure program and chef-prepared meals help keep residents healthy and active.
2400 Sandwich West Parkway, LaSalle,
Ontario, N9H 2S8
A Windsor retirement home that allows seniors to choose the lifestyle that best suits them, including luxurious apartments and one floor retirement condos.
35 and 41 Capulet Walk, London,
Ontario, N6H 5W5
This London retirement residence offers care for residents with Alzheimer's and dementia. Services include personal care assistance, housekeeping, meals and more.
400 Ray Lawson Blvd., Brampton,
Ontario, L6Y 4G4
Southbrook is all about choice - the choice to do what you want, when you want. We celebrate independence but we are here to provide assistance whenever you need it.
270 Doak Lane, Newmarket,
Ontario, L3Y 0A5
Renessa is a spectacular 158 suite retirement residence, offering independent and assisted living and memory care. Renessa challenges the norms by “Rethinking Retirement Living”, all within a 5 Star resort setting.
100 Renfrew Drive, Suite 110, Markham,
Memory & Company is an upscale, 11,000 sqft social club, health club, and spa that happens to be a day program for people living with dementia. Monday-Friday 7am-6pm, Saturdays 8am-4pm. Variety of Memberships available.