Durham Region Retirement Homes, Residences and Communities

The Region of Durham is home to a wide variety of retirement homes, residences and communities to serve the needs of aging seniors.

Durham Region includes the Town of Ajax, Township of Brock, Municipality of Clarington, City of Oshawa, City of Pickering, Township of Scugog, Township of Uxbridge and the Town of Whitby.

Seniors seeking retirement accommodations in Durham have many choices. Before choosing a residence for yourself or a loved one, consider the following:

1) Location – Are you close to family, friends and desirable leisure destinations?

2) Care – Does the retirement home provide the support services that you require? Are these services included or are there additional costs for the care you require?

3) Services – What does the retirement home offer in terms of laundry, dining, housekeeping and other services? Are these services included or do they come at an additional cost?

4) Amenities – Does the retirement home offer amenities such as a fitness room, spa/salon, private dining room, games room, theatre, library, patios, lounges, etc.?

5) Programs – Does the retirement home offer recreation and leisure activities that you enjoy? When touring a home, ask for a schedule of their activities for the month.

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Cost of Durham Region Retirement Home Accommodations

The price of retirement home accommodations in Durham Region varies considerably. Figure 1 illustrates the average price of retirement home accommodations in 2011.

To find available retirement home accommodations in Durham, click on the links below:

Ajax Retirement Homes

Oshawa Retirement Homes

Pickering Retirement Homes

Port Perry Retirement Homes

Uxbridge Retirement Homes

Whitby Retirement Homes 

Courtice Retirement Homes

Cannington Retirement Homes

Beaverton Retirement Homes  

Sunderland Retirement Homes