Livita Barrington Retirement Residence Reviews

450 Yonge Street, Barrie, Ontario, L4N 4E2


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When you first pull into the Livita Barrington, it feels like a drive into a secluded, well-maintained estate. The setting is peaceful and calming, next to a private school, in an area populated by mature trees. For people making a move later in life, if that setting feels welcoming, it’s merely the basis for the warm, friendly community that you’ll find here. This is a move into a new home that truly feels homey.


The comforting environment, only blocks away from Minet’s Point and Barrie Harbour, is just the first of several outstanding, unique characteristics of this community. We’ve heard from a number of families that the move into Livita Barrington was as smooth as possible for older loved ones who needed a change of address and found that the move here improved their lives. Staff here are renowned for their caring attitude. They clearly love their work, and take pride in helping those in their care. Seniors will be reminded of the work ethic, dedication, and compassion of yesteryear when they witness the diligence and kindness in action here.

The food, spacious suites, and the remarkable cleanliness are all sources of further delight, for both people in the community and their family members. Activities are well-attended, with happy participation from those in the community. Thanks to the warm setting and the caring community, the comfort of the transition only increases over time, as seniors here quickly grow to love their new home. It’s the kind of place that brings out the best in people, creating a great place to live in your later years.

  • Independent living
  • Assisted living

  •   $3,165 per month

  •   72 suites

What people say about Livita Barrington Retirement Residence


Livita Barrington has been a lifesaver for our family. We moved our mom to Livita back in 2020 after a hospitalization. She was unable to return home and Livita became her new HOME. It is truly a warm, comfortable place to live! She was treated with kindness and respect. She loved it! She sang praises about the staff, the food, and the accommodations. We lost mom earlier this year, but my dad has moved in now! He constantly talks about the staff at the Livita (kitchen, cleaning, maintenance
—J. Benjamin, family member

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This place is a gem

Livita Barrington has been a lifesaver for our family. We moved our mom to Livita back in 2020 after a hospitalization. She was unable to return home and Livita became her new HOME. It is truly a warm, comfortable place to live! She was treated with kindness and respect. She loved it! She sang praises about the staff, the food, and the accommodations.

We lost mom earlier this year, but my dad has moved in now! He constantly talks about the staff at the Livita (kitchen, cleaning, maintenance, nursing, administration - EVERYONE!). He is treated with respect and kindness, is served great meals and his room is beautiful! ALL of his needs are being met! Livita has become a part of our family. We don’t have to worry about him living alone. There is always staff available if needed. During these crazy covid times our family feels blessed to know dad is living the best life he can and is happy! Thank you!!
—J. Benjamin, family member

The onboarding was fantastic. Such a caring team of professionals... The communications manager even came in on a Sunday to spend a few hours "bonding" with our Mom. The facility is spotless and the commitment from every team member to make the residents feel welcomed and at home is outstanding. A huge bonus was no 2 week lock-down was required because Mom has been given both [COVID-19] vaccines. Such a relief to know she is in the best possible hands.
—Sylvia Meadows, family member

Livita Barrington Barrie is a beautiful location and has by far the best staff you could ask for. My father only got to experience the Barrington for 7 days before he went into the hospital and passed shortly afterwards. However, in those 7 days, the staff not only cared and loved my father but my family as well. If it wasn't for the staff at Barrington advocating for my father while he was in the hospital, we never would have gotten my father into hospice so quickly where we could visit him o
—Christine Misener, family member

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Truly are the cream of the crop!!

Livita Barrington Barrie is a beautiful location and has by far the best staff you could ask for. My father only got to experience the Barrington for 7 days before he went into the hospital and passed shortly afterwards. However, in those 7 days, the staff not only cared and loved my father but my family as well. If it wasn't for the staff at Barrington advocating for my father while he was in the hospital, we never would have gotten my father into hospice so quickly where we could visit him on his final day. The staff [here] made his short transition so comfortable and smooth that my father was happy in his new home... I will forever be grateful to the staff at Barrington for their kind words, their care and genuine love they quickly grew for my father. This is the only place I would ever send an aging loved one.
—Christine Misener, family member

Great place for seniors to call home. Very happy with our choice and highly recommend it.
—Leslie Gateau, family member

More about this community

  • amenities include a movie theatre, salon and barber shop, library, wellness centre, dining room and bistro, spa, and more.
  • Care available includes help with activities of daily living like bathing, incontinence, and more.
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