Senior Citizens Lodges & Homes


Seniors – Housing decisions

For anyone, choosing appropriate housing can be difficult. For many seniors, it involves issues such as health care, caregiving, money, transportation, community, family relationships, etc. You value independence, and you prize the freedom and self-sufficiency of life in a house …

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Senior Housing Options

Here is a good article on the options Seniors Housing from Whether your search for senior housing is prompted by a serious medical condition or the desire for a lifestyle change, finding the right place to live can be …


Joint Government Funding Will Increase Affordable Housing in Calgary

CALGARY, ALBERTA–(Marketwire – Oct. 12, 2012) – Seniors in Calgary have more affordable housing options thanks to investments of more than $4.7 million at Inglewood House by the Government of Canada and the Government of Alberta. Inglewood House is celebrating …

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New subsidized suites in northwest Calgary

From the Calgary Herald. The tightening seniors housing supply in Calgary is getting a small boost with the opening of 90 subsidized units in the city’s northwest. Dignitaries officially opened Lions Village on Monday, a four-storey complex offering affordable housing …

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Alberta seniors being treated ‘like dogs’ – Wildrose says

From the Calgary Herald Alberta’s Wildrose Opposition says the province is treating seniors like dogs in a kennel by needlessly closing a dementia care centre. Ian Donovan, the MLA for the area, said he has received only vague reasons for …


Seniors to get ‘home-cooked’ meals

From the Calgary Herald Alberta’s health superboard will no longer “truck in” precooked meals to seniors at smaller care homes after complaints about the taste and nutritional value of the food. Health Minister Fred Horne is ordering Alberta Heath Services …

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What to Pack for Your Move to a Retirement Home

From The packing process may be the most difficult stage in the entire transition into a retirement home. Objects can hold many, many memories, and elders may resist letting anything go. Usually, if a retirement home offers transitional services, …


What seniors should know about selling their homes

November 16, 2011 By Adam Linden, Ok so you and your family have finally made the decision to sell your home and move on, now what? Are you aware of all the options available to you? Will you consider …

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Senior Housing Questions

    I will soon be turning sixty-five, what income can I expect and how do I apply? One year prior to turning 65 you need to apply for your Federal pensions – Old Age Security (OAS), Guaranteed Income Supplement …


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