Find a retirement home in Burlington, Ontario
Located on the shores of Lake Ontario between Toronto and Niagara Falls, the beautiful City of Burlington, Ontario, awaits you. It is close to the urban buzz yet surrounded by the tranquil beauty of parks and gardens. With the world renowned Royal Botanical Gardens, the Niagara Escarpment and an accessible waterfront, there is plenty to enjoy throughout the year. Not to forget the nearby Bronte Creek Provincial Park and Conservation Halton has several parks in the area with Mount Nemo located in Burlington.
Burlington retirement homes offer you several options. They offer convenience, coupled with the care and security of a retirement residence you need. Whether you already live in the city or are planning to move to it, Burlington is a great place to retire.
Living in a retirement home has changed over the years. With so many choices, check out what Revera has to offer.
Interested in senior living in Burlington? Our retirement homes are located on Appleby Line. Call us today to find out more about independent living, independent supportive living, or assisted living. One of our senior living advisors would be happy to assist you and discuss all the options we offer in our homes including pricing and availability.
Retirement homes in Burlington
Our senior living homes offer a range of lifestyle options to suit your needs. Are you looking for independent living or an assisted living home? Much like an apartment or condo, different suite types are available depending on which location you prefer.
Chefs and culinary teams in our retirement homes cook up delicious, balanced meals served in a variety of welcoming settings. There is a strong focus on “made-from-scratch” cooking and local favourites. There is plenty of variety at every meal. Want to entertain family and friends? Some of our homes also have private dining rooms where you can entertain them for that special occasion. Every residence has their recreational specialties and calendars of activities. There are many options. Not to forget that our retirement homes are pet-friendly.
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Questions about retirement living?
Retirement Living Burlington
Our Burlington retirement homes can be found in popular neighbourhoods and are conveniently located near amenities like parks, shopping centres, medical centres and more. With walking paths, and public transportation, you can get anywhere you need with ease in Burlington. Whether you prefer living in the vibrant downtown, or peaceful suburban neighbourhoods, our retirement homes in Burlington offer something for everybody. We hope you’ll visit us and see what retirement living in Burlington is all about.
Revera has a variety of retirement residence options in Burlington, including Independent Living, Independent Supportive Living, Assisted Living and Memory Care. Alternatively, you may consider trying out life in a retirement home by opting for a short term stay. This will give you a feel for what you can expect if you move into one of our homes.
In our Burlington retirement homes, it’s all about living in a community, with little to worry about other than how you want to spend your time. And they are as varied as they come in terms of design and amenities. Take a look at our retirement home checklist. It’s a good way to start.
Independent Retirement Living and Assisted Living in Burlington
If you do not require assistance with personal care, independent retirement living is the right option for you. For additional assistance to get through your day, assisted living is the best choice. Either way, you’ll enjoy living in your own comfortably designed suite and benefit from the activities you choose each day.
Some retirement residences provide both independent living, independent supportive living, assisted living and memory care options in one residence, to allow for a continuum of care. The benefit of this type of retirement living is that healthy, independent seniors can enjoy a self-sufficient lifestyle, and then as their health needs change, they can transition to an assisted living option in the same home.
An Assisted living home (sometimes called a supportive living home) is best suited for seniors who need some level of support with activities of daily living, while independent living is designed for active seniors who are largely self-sufficient. Both offer optional services for added convenience, such as housekeeping and laundry; assisted living homes offer a broader range of care services to support your daily activities, as well as care options including dementia care.
How much does a retirement home in Burlington cost?
Prices can vary depending on your needs. When you choose to live in a retirement home, you also have the opportunity to choose which suite you like and which services and care options you need. All of these choices help determine how much you pay.
Retirement living is a welcome, affordable option for seniors who no longer want to worry about the upkeep or expenses associated with maintaining their home. In a retirement home, you not only have a suite of your own that you’ve chosen, you have delicious meals, social activities, a thriving environment and the ability to let someone else think about mundane tasks like cleaning, so that you can focus on what matters to you most. You can also make new friends who may share interests similar to yours. You also have the comfort of knowing that you have access to the care and support you need to manage your health, through onsite or visiting care professionals. In some cases, you can also choose to bring in government-funded or private services.
Senior living in Burlington
If you are making the move to a retirement residence, the most important thing to remember is that this is your home. Make it personal and comfortable, open yourself to new friendships and explore new activities:
- Personalize your space in your new Burlington retirement home; bring in things that make you happy, like photographs, your favourite mementoes, and display them in your room
- Check out the recreational activities and events both inside and outside the home, and take part in those that interest you. You could meet new friends that make all the difference to your experience
- Get to know the team. The staff are there to meet your needs and make sure you have everything you need
- Explore your neighbourhood with a friend and check out nearby eateries and shopping
- Invite your family in; this is your home and they are free to visit you here any time
Active Living Programs are yours for the choosing and in abundance through the Dimensions of Wellness. This is evident across our retirement homes. With so many recreational, cultural and social events and activities to choose from, there is something for everyone. Interested in an exercise class to get fit? Interested in art classes? Join the art class and spend time with like-minded residents. Want to visit the theatre? Take part and enjoy the show. Do you have a furry companion you want to bring with you? Many of our retirement homes are pet-friendly. Along with letting someone else do the cooking, cleaning and laundry for a change, you’ll be part of a close-knit community, with a lively social atmosphere and camaraderie.
Interested in exploring activities outside your retirement home? Get out and discovery Burlington! From parks to restaurants, attractions to quaint shops, there is lots to see and discover. There are many things that seniors can participate in or do throughout the year. If you’re into arts and culture, Burlington has plenty to keep you busy. Lose yourself in the many galleries at the Art Gallery of Burlington. Home to the largest ceramic collection in the world, take in the craftsmanship and artistic expression. A short walk from the Art Gallery of Burlington is Frederick Fine Art, a gallery that is home to original paintings and drawings from renowned artists around the world. Across the street from the AGB is the Joseph Brant Museum. Learn more about the history of Burlington and Joseph Brant himself. Located in north Burlington is the Ireland House Museum where you can learn about Burlington’s agricultural roots and experience guided tours, heritage demonstrations and interactive programming. The Burlington Performing Arts Centre is located downtown and is a fabulous venue for live theatre and music.
How to choose a retirement home in Burlington
The process of finding the right retirement home requires quite a bit of thought and pre-planning. Our guide can assist you with some tips and things that you need to consider.
- Understanding what your care options are
- How much a retirement home will cost
- Doing your homework
- Making your move to a retirement residence
- Downsizing to move into a retirement home
Planning to visit a few retirement homes in Burlington? Our home checklist can help you compare options so you can decide which one is best for you.