Resources for Senior Citizens in Durham Region

Resources for Senior Citizens in Durham Region

Adult Lifestyle Communities & Miscellaneous Support

Adult Lifestyle Communities

  • Durham Christian Homes: 905-430-1666
  • Durham Region Local Faith Place: 905-576-8619
  • Harvest Place Apartments: 905-668-5660
  • Housing Corporation: 905-666-6222
  • Immaculate Conception Senior Citizens Residence: 905-985-4322
  • Parkway Retirement Home: 905-426-6603
  • Regency Place: 905-430-7397
  • West Shore Village: 905-985-8660
  • Wilmot Creek: 905-697-5806

Pensions

  • Guaranteed Annual Income System (GAINS): 800-263-7965
  • Guaranteed Annual Income System (GAINS) TTY for the deaf: 800-263-7776
  • Income Security - Canada Pension Plan (Benefits) - Old Age Security: 800-277-9914  
  • Pension Plans Branch - Financial Services Commision - General: 800-668-0128
  • Pension Plans Branch - Financial Services Commision - TTY for the deafl: 800-668-0128

Transportation

  • Go Transit Bus and Train: 1-888-438-6646
  • Durham Region Transit Special Service: 905-683-4114
  • Vial Rail Service: 1-888-842-7245

Specialized Transit

  • Accessible Van-Brock: 705-432-2900
  • Accessible Van-Clarington: 905-623-2261
  • Ajax/Pickering: 905-683-4111
  • Oshawa: 905-579-2471
  • Whitby: 905-579-2471

Senior Clubs & Special Interests

 

Seniors Clubs

  • Association - Beech Centre: 905-697-2856
  • Beaverton Thorah Eldon Historical Society & Beaver River Museum: 705-426-9641
  • Clarington Golden Age Club: 905-649-2133
  • Clarington Older Adult Association: 905-697-2856
  • Durham Region Rotary Club: 905-432-0928
  • Friends of Ajax Library: 905-683-6632 ext 29
  • Goodwood Seniors Club: 905-852-0420
  • KMW Adult Day Program: 905-428-6402
  • Ladies Auxiliary (RC Branch 606): 905-839-2990
  • Oshawa Senior Citizen Centre: 905-576-6712
  • Pickering Village Senior Citizens Club: 905-683-8460
  • The Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 322: 905-683-2927
  • Seniors for Seniors: 905-434-5115
  • South Pickering Senior Citizens Club: 905-420-5049
  • Sunderland Senior Citizens Group: 705-357-3903
  • Udora Seniors: 705-437-1987
  • Uxbridge Seniors Centre: 905-852-6761
  • Whitby Seniors Activity Centre: 905-668-1424

Special Interest Clubs

  • Ajax Rug Hookers: 905-426-3491
  • Ballroom Dance Club: 905-831-2426
  • Oshawa Naval Vets Club: 905-723-0871
  • South Pickering Lawn Bowling Club: 905-420-0597
  • Whitby Yacht Club: 905-668-1391

 

Culture

  • Canadian Automotive Museum: 905-576-1222
  • Clarington Museum: 905-623-2734
  • Classic Act Dinner Theatre: 905-668-2229
  • Durham Symphony: 905-579-6711
  • Herongate Barn Theatre: 905-472-3085
  • Memorial Park: 905-436-5636 EXT: 2663
  • Oshawa Little Theatre: 905-723-0282
  • Parkwood Estates & Gardens: 905-433-4311
  • Pickering Museum Villiage: 905-683-8401
  • Robert McLaughlin Gallery: 905-576-3000
  • Scugog Shores Museum: 905-985-3589
  • Uxbridge Historical Centre: 905-623-5831
  • Whitby Courthouse Theatre: 905-668-1171
  • York-Durham Heritage Railway Association: 905-852-3696

Recreation - Bingo, Bowling, Casinos, Golf, Curling

 

 

Recreation

  • Ajax Community Centre: 905-427-8811
  • McLean Community Centre - Ajax: 905-428-7711
  • Ajax Winter Tennis: 905-427-2581
  • Civic Auditorium Complex Oshawa: 905-436-5454
  • Claremont Community Centre: 905-649-6021
  • Clarington Community Services: 905-623-3379 ext 272
  • Iroquois Park Sports Centre: 905-668-7765
  • North View Community Centre: 905-432-1984
  • Oshawa Operational Services: 905-436-5608
  • Parks & Recreation - Ajax: 905-427-8811
  • Parks & Recreation - Oshawa: 905-436-5654
  • Parks & Recreation - Pickering: 905-831-1711
  • Parks & Recreation - Port Hope: 905-753-2230
  • Parks & Recreation - Scugog: 905-985-7346
  • Parks & Recreation - Uxbridge: 905-852-9181
  • Parks & Recreation - Whitby: 905-430-4310
  • Pickering Recreation Complex: 905-683-6582
  • Shuffle Board for Seniors: 905-686-6582
  • YWCA Oshawa: 905-576-8880

Bingo Halls

  • Bingo Country - Ajax: 905-4278572
  • Bingo Country - Oshawa: 905-436-9404
  • Delta Bingo: 905-831-2421
  • Hideaway Bingo: 905-668-9029
  • Red Barn Auditorium: 905-725-9164

Bowling Alleys

 

  • Ajax Bowling Centre: 905-683-0680
  • Carpet Bowling for Seniors: 905-683-2947
  • Liberty Bowl Ltd: 905-623-5663
  • Leisure Bowling Lanes Ltd: 905-579-4411
  • Oshawa Lawn Bowling Club: 905-723-7912
  • Plaza Bowling & Amusement: 905-683-0981
  • South Pickering Lawn Bowling: 905-420-0597
  • Uxbridge Bowl: 905-852-3141

Golf, Curling & Country Clubs

  • Annandale Golf & Curling Club: 905-683-3210
  • Ballantrae Golf & Country Club: 905-640-6333
  • Bowmanville Golf & Country Club: 905-623-2670
  • Carruthers Creek Golf Centre: 905-426-4653
  • Cherry Downs Golf & Country Club: 905-649-5990
  • Country Lane Golf Course: 905-655-3263
  • Deer Creek Golf & Country Estates: 905-427-7737
  • Deer Creek Golf Academy: 905-427-3276
  • Eldorado Golf Club: 905-655-1080
  • 4 Seasons Country Club - Claremont: 905-649-2436
  • Fox Run Golf Centre: 905-428-8479
  • Foxbridge Golf Club: 905-852-7962
  • Glen Cedars Golf Club: 905-427-7737
  • Glen Eagle Golf Club: 905-880-0131
  • Golfers Dream: 905-985-9888
  • Harmony Creek Golf Centre Ltd: 905-433-0211
  • Hawthorne Valley Golf Course: 905-686-2028
  • Heather Glen Golf & Country Club: 888-566-8266
  • Kedron Dells Golf Club: 905-728-6641
  • Kings Bay Golf & Country Club: 905-985-4619
  • Lakeridge Links & Whispering Golf Ridge Golf Course: 905-428-6321
  • Larchmere Golf Club: 905-372-8924
  • Lyndebrook Golf Course: 905-655-4653
  • Lyndhurst Golf Course: 905-722-8583
  • Millrun Golf & Country Club: 905-852-6212
  • Newcastle Golf Course: 905-987-4851
  • Oakridge Golf Club: 905-985-8390
  • Oshawa Golf & Curling Club: 905-723-4681
  • Riverside Golf Course: 905-427-1921
  • Royal Asburn Golf Club: 905-686-1121
  • Seaton Golf & Country Club: 905-683-3822
  • Spring Creek Golf & Country Club: 905-649-5333
  • Uxbridge & District Curling Club: 905-852-6862
  • Warkworth Golf Club: 705-924-2569
  • Watson's Glen Golf Course: 905-655-9187
  • Whitby Curling Club: 905-668-5021
  • Whitevale Golf Club: 905-294-9600
  • Winchester Golf Club: 905-655-4757
  • Wooden Sticks Golf Inc: 905-852-4379

Casinos

  • Casino Rama: 800-832-7529
  • Casino Niagara: 888-946-3255
  • Great Blue Heron Charity Casino: 905-985-4888
  • Sheraton Fallsview Casino: 800-618-9059
  • The Slots at Ajax Downs: 905-619-2690
  • Windsor Casino: 800-991-8888 

Local Libraries

Ajax

  • Main Branch: 905-683-4000
  • McLean Branch: 905-428-8489
  • Village Branch: 905-683-1140

Bowmanville

  • Main Branch: 905-623-7322

Clarington

  • Clarke Branch (Orono): 905-983-5507
  • Courtice Branch: 905-404-0707
  • Newcastle Branch: 905-987-4844

Oshawa

  • McLaughlin Branch: 905-579-6111
  • Northview Branch: 905-576-6040
  • Jess Hann Branch: 905-728-2441

Pickering

  • Central Library: 905-831-6265
  • Claremont Branch: 905-649-3341
  • Greenwood Branch: 905-683-8844
  • Petticoat Creek: 905-420-2254
  • Whitevale Branch: 905-294-0967

Uxbridge

  • Uxbridge Branch: 905-852-9747
  • Zephyr Branch: 905-473-2375

Whitby

  • Whitby Public Central Library: 905-668-6531
  • Brooklin Branch: 905-665-3191
  • Dundas Branch: 905-668-6531
  • Rossland Branch: 905-668-1886

Residence & Accommodation

Retirement Homes

  • Abbeylawn Manor: 905-509-2582
  • Annex On Westney: 905-683-3724
  • Baycliffe Retirement: 905-683-7321
  • Carriage House: 905-725-2599
  • Cedarcroft Place: 905-723-9490
  • Cenntennial Retirement Residence: 905-436-1901
  • Colonial Retirement Home: 905-665-9560
  • Community Lifecare Management: 905-831-1801
  • Community Nursing Home Pickering: 905-831-2522
  • Immaculate Conception Senior Citizens Residence: 905-985-4322
  • Lynde Creek Retirement Residence: 905-665-9227
  • Marion Place Senior Citizans Residence: 905-436-1794
  • Marnwood Lifecare Centre: 905-623-5731
  • Orchard Villa Retirement Residence: 905-831-2641
  • Parkway Retirement Residence: 905-426-6603
  • Pickering City Centre Retirement Residence: 905-420-3369
  • Pickering Village Senior Citizen Centre: 905-683-8460
  • Port Perry Community Nursing Home Ltd: 905-985-3205
  • Port Perry Villa: 905-985-3312
  • Regency Place Apartments: 905-430-7397
  • Shobrook Gardens Ltd: 905-852-4156
  • St. Martin's Centre: 905-420-5927
  • Stoneheaven Manor: 905-665-6833
  • Sunrise Seniors Place - Oshawa/Durham: 905-432-8416
  • The Court At Pringle Creek Retirement Community: 905-665-4837
  • Trinity Manor - Seniors Apartments: 905-852-3805
  • Trinity Manor - West Shore Village: 905-985-8660
  • Trinity Manor - White Cliff Terrace: 905-579-0800
  • Trinity Manor - Yorkshire House: 905-720-0130 

Special Care Homes

  • BayCliffe Lodge Nursing Home: 905-683-7321
  • Community Nursing Home - Pickering: 905-831-2522
  • Community Nursing Home - Port Perry: 905-985-3205
  • Central East CCAC: 800-263-3877
  • Extendicare: 905-579-0011
  • Fairview Lodge: 905-668-5851
  • Foster Brook - Long Term Care: 905-987-4702
  • Hillsdale Estates: 905-579-1777
  • Lakeview Manor: 705-426-7388
  • Marnwood Lifecare Centre: 905-623-5731
  • Strathaven Lifecare Centre: 905-623-2553
  • Sunnycrest Nursing Home: 905-576-0111
  • ThorntonView: 905-576-5181 
  • Reach View Village: 905-852-5191
  • Village Retirement Centre: 905-831-2522

Miscellaneous Housing Support

  • Non-Profit Housing: 905-683-9269
  • Canada Mortgage & Housing: 800-668-2642
  • Regional Municipality of Durham Housing Services: 800-669-2956

Home Health Organizations & Services

Home Health Organizations

  • Canadian Red Cross Society: 905-723-2933
  • Cardinal Nannies & Companions: 800-219-8059
  • Generations Nanny & Companion Service: 905-623-4439
  • ComCare Health Services: 905-433-1494
  • Community Care Durham - Ajax/Pickering: 905-837-0017
  • Community Care Durham - Brock: 705-432-2900
  • Community Care Durham - Clarington: 905-623-2261
  • Community Care Durham - Oshawa: 905-430-5613
  • Community Care Durham - Scugog: 905-985-8461
  • Community Care Durham - Uxbridge: 905-852-7445
  • Community Care Durham - Whitby: 905-668-6223
  • DHS Health Care Service: 905-571-1511
  • Durham Region Personal Care - Attendant Care Inc: 905-576-5603
  • Durham Region Personal Care - Hospice Durham: 905-430-4522
  • Home Instead Senior Care - 905-723-1800
  • KMW Health Services: 905-619-9414
  • Medichair Durham: 800-465-5028
  • Open Arms Family Care: 1-855-870-6736
  • ParaMed Home Health Care: 800-463-3965
  • Saint Elizabeth Health Care: 905-430-6997
  • Shoppers Home Health Care: 905-579-5300
  • Seniors for Seniors - Ajax/Pickering: 905-434-5115
  • Seniors for Seniors - Oshawa: 905-434-5115
  • Victorian Order of Nurses: 905-571-3151
  • We Care Home Health Services: 905-666-6656

Home Health Services

  • Alzheimer's Society of Durham: 905-576-2567
  • Canadian Red Cross: 905-723-2933
  • Meals On Wheels - Ajax/Pickering: 905-837-0017
  • Meals On Wheels - Brock: 705-432-2900
  • Meals On Wheels - Clarington: 905-623-2261
  • Meals On Wheels - Oshawa: 905-434-1691
  • Meals On Wheels - Scugog: 905-985-8461
  • Meals On Wheels - Uxbridge: 905-852-7445
  • Meals On Wheels - Whitby: 905-668-6223
  • Open Arms Family Care: 855-870-6736
  • Respite Care Giver Relief: 888-255-6680
  • Durham Association for Family Respite: 905-427-3541
  • Pro Home Health Services: 905-725-6400
  • Partners in Community Nursing: 905-665-1711
  • Victorian Order of Nurses: 905-571-3151
  • Vitalaire: 905-428-8800

Care Givers Individual & Miscellaneous Support 

Care Giver & Individual Support

  • Bay Shore Health Care: 866-933-4533
  • Fairview Lodge: 905-688-5851
  • Home Instead Senior Care: 905-723-1800
  • HomeWell Senior Care: 905-509-8469
  • KMW Health Service: 905-619-9414
  • KMW Adult Day Program: 905-428-6402
  • Medic Alert: 800-668-1507
  • Open Arms Family Care: 855-870-6736
  • DHS Health Care: 905-571-1511
  • Pro-Feet: 905-231-3338
  • ComCare Health Services: 905-433-1494

Miscellaneous

  • Durham Region Family Services - Ajax: 905-683-3451
  • Durham Region Family Services - Bowmanville: 905-623-9141
  • Durham Region Family Services - Central Intake: 905-666-6240
  • Durham Region Family Services - Oshawa: 905-434-5855
  • Durham Region Family Services - Port Perry/Scugog: 905-985-7665
  • Durham Region Family Services - Uxbridge: 905-852-7690
  • Durham Region Family Services - Whitby: 905-668-1421
  • Denise House Women's Shelter: 905-728-7311
  • Lawyer Referral Service: 800-268-8326
  • Oshawa Legal Aid Office: 905-576-2124
  • Seniors Information Line: 888-405-0405
  • Silverts - Adoptive Clothing for Seniors: 800-387-7088
  • Sunnybrook Centre Prostetics for Independent Living: 416-480-4261
  • Parkinson Society of Canada - Durham Region Chapter: 416-410-6498
  • United Way - Ajax/Pickering/Uxbridge: 905-686-0606
  • United Way - Oshawa/Whitby/Clarington/Brock/Scugog: 905-436-7377
  • Volunteer Energy Durham Region: 905-436-2035

Rehabilitation

  • Community Advantage Rehabilitation: 905-666-2540
  • Heaman Communication Services: 905-852-0171
  • Integrated Rehabilitation - Professionals: 905-839-5248
  • KMW Health Services: 905-619-9414

Hearing Services

  • Ajax-Pickering Audiology Clinic: 905-831-8311
  • Bayly Audiology Services: 905-426-4000
  • Whitby Hearing Centre: 905-666-7726

Emergency & Non-Emergency Services

Hospitals

  • Lakeridge Health Oshawa: 905-576-8711
  • Lakeridge Health Bowmanville: 905-623-3331
  • Lakeridge Health Whitby: 905-668-6831
  • Lakeridge Health Port Perry: 905-985-7321
  • Rouge Valley Health System - Ajax/Pickering: 905-683-2320
  • Uxbridge Cottage Hospital: 905-852-9771
  • Hospital for Sick Children: 416-813-1500
  • Rouge Valley Health System - Ajax/Pickering: 905-683-2320
  • Whitby Mental Health: 905-668-5881 / 1-800-263-2679

Police Emergency & Non-Emergency Services

  • Police Emergency: 911
  • Local Police - Oshawa/Whitby: 905-579-1520
  • Local Police - Pickering/Ajax: 905-683-9100 
  • Ontario Provincial Police: 888-310-1122
  • Durham Region Crime Stoppers: 905-436-8477
  • Crime Stoppers Toll Free: 800-222-8477
  • Durham Region Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Centre: 905-668-3050

Ambulance Emergency & Non-Emergency Services

  • Ambulance Emergency: 911
  • Oshawa Ambulance: 905-723-8177
  • St. Johns Ambulance Durham Branch: 905-434-7800
  • Poison Control Centre: 800-268-9017

Fire Department Emergency & Non-Emergency Services

  • Fire Department Emergency: 911
  • Fire Department Ajax: 905-683-4481
  • Fire Department Oshawa: 905-433-1238
  • Fire Department Pickering: 905-839-9968
  • Fire Department Scugog: 905-985-2384
  • Fire Department Whitby: 905-668-3312

Crisis, Distress & Mental Health Services

  • Crisis Intervention Team - Lakeridge Health Oshawa: 905-576-8711
  • Crisis Mental Health Services: 800-742-1890 
  • Whitby Mental Health Centre: 800-263-2679
  • COPE Mental Health Services - Ajax/Pickering: 905-837-0017
  • COPE Mental Health Services - Brock: 705-432-3044
  • COPE Mental Health Services - Clarington: 905-623-4123
  • COPE Mental Health Services - Oshawa: 905-434-1693
  • COPE Mental Health Services - Scugog/Uxbridge: 905-852-9560
  • COPE Mental Health Services - Whitby: 905-668-6223
  • Distress Centre Durham Region: 800-452-0688
  • Bethesda House: 905-697-9472
  • Denise House: 905-728-7311

Local Government

  • City of Oshawa: 905-725-7351
  • City of Pickering: 905-420-2222
  • Municipality of Clarington: 905-623-3379
  • Region of Durham: 905-668-7711
  • Town of Ajax: 905-683-4550
  • Town of Whitby: 905-668-5803
  • Township of Scugog: 905-985-7346
  • Township of Uxbridge: 905-852-9181

 

 

 

Contact Information

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Keith Williams & Lisa C. Follows
Remax All-Stars Realty Inc., Brokerage
144 Queen St.
Port Perry ON L9L 1A6
1-866-507-2375
905-985-4427
Fax: 905-985-8127