York Retirement Homes & Communities

Find the right community and care in Markham, Vaughan, and area

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Retirement homes in Markham, Newmarket, Aurora, Barrie and Richmond Hill offer superb senior care. Our listing focus on luxury retirement communities which offer top-flight amenities and facilities that are more like a five star luxury resort than a "nursing home." These homes serve the east and north part of the GTA.


Retirement communities in York Region

Aspira Bolton Mills Retirement Living   

100 Morra Avenue, Bolton, Ontario, L7E4K5

A short drive from the Nashville Conservation Reserve and surrounded by golf courses, Aspira Bolton Mills is perfect for anyone who loves the outdoors.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living

Stouffville Creek Retirement Residence - Verve Senior Living  

40 Freel Lane, Stouffville, Ontario, L4A 0P5

Stouffville Creek is a cozy & comfortable place to call home. Everyone is on a first name basis, and the food is exceptional. A short drive north of Toronto, close to major highways, shops, stores & nature trails.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living

VIVA Thornhill Woods  

9700 Bathurst Street, Vaughan, Ontario, L6A 4V2

Vaughan's premier all-inclusive rental retirement community! Enjoy bright, spacious suites, modern amenities, delicious dining, and a Team devoted to Making Today Great! for you and your family! Book your tour today!

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living

The Roxborough Retirement Residence - Verve Senior Living  

1 Roxborough Road, Newmarket, Ontario, L3Y 2P8

You'll feel warmth as soon as you walk through the door. The Roxborough Retirement Residence is both elegant and cozy with a dedicated and caring staff that go above and beyond for your well-being and happiness.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living

Delmanor Aurora  

25 Butternut Ridge Trail, Aurora, Ontario, L4G 0P5

Delmanor Aurora provides a new twist on retirement living, in a five-star resort-style setting. Extensive amenities including saltwater pool, fitness centre, theatre, spa, market, ground floor patio and rooftop terrace.

Lifestyle Options: Apartments, Independent Living, Assisted Living

Richmond Hill Retirement Residence - Verve Senior Living  

70 Bernard Avenue, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4C 0W7

Richmond Hill Retirement Residence offers full service including meals, housekeeping, active adult, independent and assisted living. Our focus is on maintaining good health, great food, new friends & lots of laughter!

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living

Delmanor Elgin Mills  

80 Elgin Mills Road East, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4C 0L3

Award Winning Delmanor Elgin Mills, has proudly served the Richmond Hill community since 2002, offering Independent, Assisted Living and Memory Care options, you can choose from a variety of well-appointed sized suites.

Lifestyle Options: Independent Living, Assisted Living, Memory Care

The Meadows of Aurora  

440 William Graham Drive, Aurora, Ontario, L4G 1X5

The Meadows of Aurora is a Christian Seniors Lifestyle Community that promotes the wellbeing of individuals 65+. Residents experience nature’s green spaces, memorable dining experiences and great times with friends.

Lifestyle Options: Active Living

Home care companies in York Region

Richmond Heights Health Clinic and Home Care  

10520 Yonge Street, Unit 4, Richmond Hill, Ontario, L4C 3C7

Richmond Heights Health Clinic & Home Care, provides compassionate 24 hour personalized senior care services with bonded, registered & licensed Nurses / RPN's, in your home, hospital, rehab, LTC & retirement communities.

Lifestyle Options: Respite care, Assisted Living, Memory Care, Long-term care, Home Care

Advice on finding the best retirement home in York

Before you begin to look at senior care seriously, consider the value of membership in the Ontario Retirement Communities Association (ORCA). Since 1977, the Ontario Retirement Communities Association (ORCA) has been the voice of Ontario’s retirement communities and remains committed to setting a standard of operational excellence in the sector. In addition, the luxury retirement residences such as the ones listed here are far less likely to have any issues with negligence or related problems. If you look at our list of retirement communities in Barrie, Markham, Newmarket, etc., you will certainly see what we mean. 

Be sure to take a look at our advice on finding the right care home. Understand your needs, plan ahead, understand the costs associated and take a close look at all your options including touring the home. We offer more a number of pages dealing much more in depth with how to choose a care home that is right for you.

Moving to York from out of the area

Cities on the fringe of Toronto and the GTA, like Barrie, Markham, Aurora and Newmarket, offer residents peace and security close to the liveliness of Toronto. At a home here, seniors can live close to their children and grandchildren. These cities also offer a lot of parkland and green space, being part of Ontario's Greenbelt.

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