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North Vancouver is home to a number of superb retirement homes that bring together all that makes senior living today extraordinary. Make the move, leave behind everything from grass-cutting to housecleaning, and join a community of people your own age. Retirement communities listed below offer superb amenities, a daily schedule full of activities, and easy friendships with more people than you can count. Below the listings, learn more about senior living in North Vancouver, and discover tools to help you make the best choice. 

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Summerhill PARC  

135 West 15th Street, North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7M 1R7

Summerhill PARC near the heart of Lonsdale and 15th Avenue in beautiful North Vancouver offers a highly social retirement community living experience. 1- and 2-bedroom suites available.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living

Cedar Springs PARC  

3633 Mount Seymour Pkwy, North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7H 0A9

Located near Mt. Seymour in Vancouver's North Shore, Cedar Springs PARC offers retirement living within a beautiful natural environment. 1- and 2-bedroom suites available.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living

Chartwell Churchill House Retirement Residence  

150 W. 29th Street, North Vancouver, British Columbia, V7N 0A1

A safe and rewarding lifestyle in a North Vancouver seniors housing community you're proud to call home.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living


Communities listed below are outside of North Vancouver

Chelsea Park  

1968 East 19th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5N 5K3

A boutique residence with a homelike ambience where you can enjoy your independence while receiving quality hospitality services. Offering intimate, well designed, comfortable and affordable living for Seniors.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living

Tapestry at Arbutus Walk  

2799 Yew Street, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6K 4W2

A senior living community in Vancouver, BC offering luxurious seniors' apartments in an active community, along with assisted living and other options.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living

Shannon Oaks - Vancouver  

2526 Waverley Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia, V5S 4W1

Shannon Oaks offers amenity spaces that will delight: gardens, lounges, library, country kitchen, games room, exercise room, courtyard patios - even a golf putting green. Meet new friends and live life to the fullest!

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living

Granville Gardens  

1550 West 49th Avenue,, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6M 0B3

Located in Vancouver’s Kerrisdale neighbourhood, Granville Gardens offers residents the opportunity to stay active and live in a well-appointed urban community, surrounded by shopping centres, parks, community centres.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living

Tapestry at Wesbrook Village  

3338 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6S 0A6

This beautiful Vancouver seniors' community offers a variety of private suites, along with community services including dining, wellness activities and more.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living

What you’ll find in North Vancouver retirement communities

Senior living communities today offer a wide selection of amenities and programs that make every day wonderful and new. Care is available, of course, if you need it, but the real benefit for both mental and physical health is the community of friends who will welcome you, and the active lifestyle. Features that are typical in retirement homes include any or all of the following:

  • Game rooms
  • Outings to shopping, casinos, etc. 
  • Movie nights
  • Community gardening
  • Art/craft rooms
  • Spa and beauty services
  • Learning centres and in-house libraries
  • Swimming pools
  • Putting greens or indoor driving ranges

Those are just some examples, and when you consult listings above you’ll find much more, of course. 

Senior living in North Vancouver

The wonderful amenities listed above may not be on the radar for some seniors who don’t realize the possibilities. When people remain in the family home they have lived in for a long time, they get used to a routine. Those who are living alone fall into a trap of familiarity, even as their days are filled up with things they really needn’t be doing. Cooking meals for yourself, for example, is a dull task that’s more bothersome than healthy. Meals become simplified to things like soup or reheated meals. You could be eating so much better -- and having much more time for yourself -- in a retirement home. 

When people make the move, though, they never look back. At Comfort Life, we hear so often from people who wish they had made the move earlier. Why? 

  • You leave behind all mundane housework and upkeep that’s a lot of bother. 
  • You gain a hundred or more new friends all your own age and similar in background.
  • You’re surrounded by caring, loving staff who watch out for you, around the clock.
  • You can take part in a schedule of enjoyable activities including outings and amenities.

For many who make the move, life is often better than they ever dreamed possible. Jeannine, for example, moved to a North Vancouver senior living community and says she hopes “to stay for ages.” She has her own space, she eats great food every day, and there’s “lots to do… this is home.” A fellow resident of hers, Dorothy, lists exercise classes, bingo, and the casino as her favourite things to do and exclaims,   “there’s no time to be lonely here!”  Before moving, she was alone in her own home and now realizes how bad it felt.  At a nearby community,  Cathy says that in her condo in West Vancouver, she could go “two or three days before [I’d] see anybody out in the hallway.” She was “sure there was a better way.” She was right, and she found it in a community listed above.  You can read more testimonials in the reviews link below.



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