Finding an Independent Living Community
Mar, 21, 2021
Finding the right retirement home or community for your needs will vary based on your unique needs, wants, and living preferences. The best place to start is with us at Cared Upon. Use the filters on the homepage to narrow down your search for independent living residences close to where you want to live.
Other helpful resources include:
- The Canadian Institute for Health Information’s breakdown of existing retirement homes by province, including ownership details
- The Retirement Homes Regulatory Authority’s tips for finding the right independent living community, complete with database links
- This 2019 Maclean’s article about the best Canadian communities seniors should consider as retirement options
Another great source of information is word-of-mouth. If you have family members, friends, or acquaintances who recently moved to a retirement community, ask them about their experience and any advice they can give you to help ease the process of finding the perfect living arrangement.