Applications are available for Old Age Security, Guaranteed Income Supplement, Spouses Allowance, Canadian Pension, Alberta Seniors Benefit, etc. Helping seniors, disabled, convalescent, or those who lack the strength or motivation to prepare adequate meals for themselves. Continuing Care Centres are located in Grande Prairie, Hythe, Spirit River, Fairview, Grimshaw, Peace River, Manning, Mc Lennan, High Prairie, Valleyview and Grande Cache. Wild Rose Manor is a 75 unit lodge located in the southern part of the City. Located in the central part of the city, this senior lodge consists of 48 units. Dieppe Manor is a self-contained seniors apartment that consists of 71 units. Starting April 1, 2023, the Government of Canada will be raising the age of eligibility for Old Age Security (OAS) and Guaranteed Income Supplement from 65 to age 67.Peace Country Health also offers Continuing Care Programs including the Adult Day Program, CARE Program, Home Care, Palliative Care, Regional Placement and more. Three home-cooked meals and an evening snack are served each day, as well weekly cleaning of rooms are provided. For some, the Old Age Security amounts to about 0-0 a month income.Join our growing singles community in Canada and Get Connected with free mail, forums, blogs, IM, and chat. Communicate free with quality, successful, fun, exciting, sexy Canada singles - free of any charges whatsoever. Join Canada Dating, It's 100% FREE » I'm kind, honest and caring. I'm family oriented and trying to balance work and life. I'm passi I am loving and care about my family and friends.
Senior Apartments in Grande Prairie include Aurora Court, Wild Rose Villas, Dieppe Manor and James Manor plus senior apartments in Beaverlodge, Bezanson, Debolt, Eaglesham, La Glace, Rycroft, Sexsmith, Spirit River, Wanham, and Wembley. Heat, water & sewer is included, and laundry is free. For up-to-date information on the many complexes in the Peace Country contact: from 55 and up can get together to compete with other seniors in other zones in Alberta.
Family Housing is available in Beaverlodge, Clairmont, Grande Prairie, Sexsmith, Spirit River and Wembley. There are 8 zones in Alberta with Games Competitions held every 2nd year.
The one-stop shop for information for seniors who turn 65. Serving the community since 1972, is a non-profit community service that delivers hot, nutritious meals. Each day, three home-cooked meals and an evening snack are served , as well weekly cleaning of rooms are provided. Competitions include: carpet bowling, floor curling, slow pitch, horseshoes, table tennis, cycling, darts, badminton, pool, swimming, golf, card games and many more events.
For more information visit: Peace Country Health Wild Rose Villas are supportive senior apartments that consists of 25, 1 and 2 bedroom units located at 7015 Poplar Drive, Grande Prairie. For those who will be eligible for OAS in 2013, will have the option of delaying receiving OAS in exchange of having a higher monthly payment at a later date.
Each year you delay OAS will increase payment by .6% (2017 info). In January 2014 a survey showed that 30% of Canadian Seniors went back to work after retiring either part time or full time, as most of those did it due to financial reasons as expenses were higher than expected. This centre has a number of activities for seniors.
Established in 1960, the Grande Spirit Foundation has expanded to offer residences in 11 communities. The Alberta Senior Citizens Housing Association (ASCHA) is a registered society and operates as a non-profit association.