Category Archives: Seniors Resources

Ottawa Public Library (OPL) – Homebound Services

Free delivery of library materials at the Ottawa Public Library (OPL) Do you love to read, listen to books on CD, or watch movies, but have difficulty getting to a library branch regularly? The Ottawa Public Library’s Homebound Services department … Continue reading

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Seniors for Seniors – Companions for Seniors

About Us – Our Companions Our companions are the heart of our business and what makes them unique isn’t their compassion or dedication, but rather it’s their age! We believe that our mature companions are the best people to provide … Continue reading

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The Council on Aging of Ottawa

The Council on Aging of Ottawa is a bilingual, volunteer-based charitable organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of seniors living in Ottawa. Seniors’ concerns and issues are identified and solutions are sought through forums, research projects and partnership … Continue reading

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Age Well Solutions

Age Well Solutions was founded out of a desire to help seniors and their caregivers achieve maximum quality of life and control of life circumstances, even in the face of changing health needs and limitations in publicly funded services. Drawing … Continue reading

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Discounts for Seniors (Oct 2013)

This is a list of some stores and services that offer discounts for seniors (PDF document), mostly in the Ottawa, Gatineau and Orleans region. You  will  find  other  possible  discounts on  the  web  site Ottawa Seniors. Source: University of Ottawa … Continue reading

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Home Instead Senior Care

Helping You Care for the Seniors in Your Life The Home Instead Senior Care family network of locally owned franchise offices was developed with a passionate desire to be your trusted in-home care agency, to help your family keep your aging … Continue reading

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Retire-at-Home Services

Personal Home Care Services in Ottawa, ON with a Personal Touch! [http://retireathomeottawa.com/] Irene Martin, RN, Founder, President Irene Martin, a registered nurse with over 35 years experience in the health care field, founded Retire-At-Home™ Ottawa on the guiding principles of dignity, respect … Continue reading

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Elder Abuse Response and Referral Service

Elder Abuse Response and Referral Service (EARRS) Nepean, Rideau and Osgoode Community Resource Centre website You can reach the Elder Abuse response and Referral Service (EARRS) by calling: 613.596.5626 Old age is a time to treasure. But for some older people … Continue reading

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Meal Service

Meals on Wheels See their website: http://www.mealsonwheels-ottawa.org/ For over 40 years Meals on Wheels, a not-for-profit agency has been dedicated to providing nutritious meals, daily check-ins and comfort with a smile. Our daily hot meal program and weekly frozen meals paid services are available on … Continue reading

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In-home Nursing and Homemaking services

Access Healthcare Services Inc. (Website) For a no-charge/no-commitment assessment or to contact: Tel: (613)596-4929  Email: info@access-healthcare.com Access Healthcare Services Inc is a licensed home health care agency, providing home care services across eastern Ontario. Currently operating from four locations, our staff of … Continue reading

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