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Retirement Communities Toronto

Retirement Communities Toronto

3 Characteristics Of Quality Retirement Communities In Toronto

When you are looking the right retirement communities in the Toronto region to assist your loved ones as they attempt to make their twilight years as peaceful and relaxed as possible, there are a few characteristics that you need to bear in mind in order to find the one that is best for them.

Let's take a closer look at the most important aspects that you need to consider when choosing retirement communities for your Toronto loved ones. By reading on to learn more, you can make the best choice for you and yours going forward.

Staff Friendliness

Since your loved one is going to be depending on the staff at the community that is chosen for all of their needs, it is important to consider the friendliness of the staff when you are in the decision making process. Maintaining health and happiness over the long haul is all about the people who you are around and when your loved one is exposed to staff members who are ill tempered and unfriendly, this can hurt their long term prognosis.

That's why you need to narrow down your selection to the retirement communities located in the Toronto region that are staffed by kind and respectful employees who are well experienced. Take a closer look around before making your choice, so that there is no confusion later in the process and your loved ones are able to reside in a peaceful environment.

Available Amenities

The best retirement communities in the Toronto area come with a sizable amount of amenities and it is important to choose the facility that provides your loved one with access to the activities that they enjoy most. The amount of amenities that the facility has to offer will usually differ depending on their budget, so be sure to inquire about these matters.

In addition the basic features that are present in most retirement homes, a Toronto facility should also provide plenty of opportunities for residents to mingle with one another and become closer friends. Sit down with your loved one before starting the decision making process and make a list of all their preferences, so that you can come together and select the facility that is right for them.

Long Term Sustainability

Don't ever allow yourself to make the all too common mistake of selecting a retirement community that has not been in existence for a significant period of time. You should only be selecting a community that has already been around for a long enough time period to build a true sense of trust in the local community.

We've all heard the horror stories that are most commonly associated with retirement communities and these stories tend to take place far more often in places that have yet to establish themselves as pillars of the Toronto are. While you can certainly roll the dice and take a chance on a community that has yet to make a name for itself, this is not something that we would ever recommend in good conscience.


Retirement Communities Toronto
Tapestry Senior Living
Arbutus Walk 2799 Yew Street Vancouver, BC V6K 4W2

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Our Residents

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“I was perfectly happy in my home - but I came here and everybody was so nice. I thought, what a good idea to give it a try.”
“Just because we’re retired doesn’t mean we’re retired from life. We stay fit, we love the food, and there's plenty for us to do out in the community. It's a great life, and the people here are wonderful.“
“The thing I value most is that I have my independence, and I get to choose what I want to do with my time. There are so many opportunities here, and I make sure I take advantage of them.”
“There's so many things that you're offered - food, entertainment, good friends, good accommodation. Lift the phone and you've got everything you want.“
“I just think it's fabulous what they do here at Tapestry.“
"I was facing up to the prospect of living alone and I was already looking, and this place was just going to be developed - they hadn't even turned the sod yet - but I became aware of it. I just liked the looks of what they were going to do and it has turned out to be an excellent choice."
“It's an ideal combination of privacy, or not, as you will. You can live entirely self-sufficiently in your suite with your own kitchen and everything, but when you feel the need for company, it's right there. I've made lots of new friends here. It's ideal.”

Our People

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“I love the staff. They're the best people I've ever been around!”
“All the staff are extremely friendly. They enjoy working here.”
“Tapestry has very select chefs that always have very well-presented tasty food prepared.”
“I had lunch at another seniors community I toured and I didn't think it was as good as Tapestry. Food means a lot to me!”
“We have different types of fitness classes. A fitness room and staff that are just excellent! - Tapestry offers various programs and great staff to keep you active.”
“Once a week we have our bed linen changed by one of the housemaids. And let me tell you. Those are some of my best friends. I just think they are the loveliest people.”
“I want to thank you and your excellent staff for all the wonderful help you gave me on moving day - everything went so well and my family was most impressed...your staff gives 100 percent and then adds another 100 percent in friendliness.”


Tapestry Retirement Communities, developed and owned by Concert Properties, are managed by Origin Active Living. Origin’s innovative policies and procedures encompass every aspect of operations and are proven to create a holistic caring environment for residents and staff alike.

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