There is a lot to consider when determining what retirement living option is best for your loved one.  We have created some tools and blog articles to assist you while researching next steps.  

Seasons Milton welcomes a furry addition to the family

Introducing Ripley: a 7-year-old goldendoodle (half-golden retriever, half-poodle). He is proudly living in the Memory Care area of Seasons Milton. Seasons management agreed Ripley’s wagging tail and caring demeanor would highly benefit residents at Seasons Milton. In 2002, a study conducted on an Alzheimer’s special care unit, showed that having a resident dog (versus a …

Cost of Living Comparison
Seasons: More affordable than you think

The move to a retirement community is an important decision. It helps to understand not just the monthly fees and what they include, but also how those costs compare to what you are currently paying at home. The infographic below illustrates how the monthly fee at a Seasons Retirement community covers typical home-ownership responsibilities and …

Seasons Magazine

Seasons is excited to announce the launch of Seasons Magazine! We know that the decision to move to a retirement community is an important one. The decision is usually precipitated by a significant change in one’s life, such as changes in health or the loss of a spouse. Times like these can be confusing and …

Pennies for Poppies: Honouring our Veterans

We created the Pennies for Poppies campaign to honour the many veterans who live at Seasons Retirement Communities. On September 11, 2016, each Seasons Retirement Community began collecting pocket change from staff, families, community members and residents to support its local, Royal Canadian Legion. Executive Vice-President, Resident and Guest Services, LeighAnne Voll, says, “Seasons chose …

Seasons Spreads the Love, One Sandwich at a Time

At the Seasons Annual Leadership Conference, corporate office staff and service team leaders from our retirement communities participated in a Which Wich® Superior Sandwiches, Project PB&J®, Spreading Party. Which Wich® founder, CEO and Chief Vibe Officer, Jeff Sinelli, was present to lead Seasons in a Spreading Party. Project PB&J, a program of the Which Wich Cares Foundation, …

What is Mesothelioma?

If you’re like most people, it’s likely that you’ve heard “mesothelioma” only on daytime TV commercials and the occasional radio advertisement about legal help. That’s okay. What many people don’t realize is that there is so much more to the dangerous cancer than just legal issues. The deadly disease affects an estimated 3,000 people every …

Canadian Seniors and Fraud: Tips for How to Stay Safe!

It’s a sad fact: older adults are common targets for fraud.   While anyone can be a victim of fraud, it is the number one crime against older Canadians. This could be because seniors are more likely to be home during the day to answer the door or telephone, or maybe it’s because of their trusting …

Seasons Makes Significant Investment In Alberta Seniors Housing

Seasons Retirement Communities announces the acquisition of Sunrise Village Communities on Thursday, June 30, 2016. Seasons has acquired all eight Sunrise Village Communities located primarily in the Edmonton to Calgary corridor of Alberta.   The acquisition of this portfolio provides for geographic diversity in the Seasons portfolio and provides the foundation for future growth in Western …

2016 Seasons Celebrates Remarkable Residents Contest

In honour of Seniors Month, we are excited to announce that this Friday, June 10, we will launch the 2016 Remarkable Residents contest on Facebook!   The purpose of our Remarkable Residents contest is to highlight the amazing accomplishments of Seasons residents, and celebrate them. So many Seasons residents have incredible stories to tell, but …

Seniors and Technology: Which Tablet is Best?

This is one of the toughest questions to answer because nobody likes to hear “It depends.” Most tablets fall into one of 3 categories: iOS (Apple), Android or Windows. While there are many technical differences between these platforms they can all be used for the same things. In order for me to answer this question …