Seniors

Smiths Falls is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the quieter side of life.

There are plenty of opportunities to socialize, participate in recreational clubs and organizations, or volunteer your time. There really is something for everyone here. A modern Seniors Activity Centre is located near the Memorial Community Centre; numerous recreational activities are available, as are a good variety of shopping, churches and medical services.

For transportation, Smiths Falls has taxi services, weekly bus service, as well as train and bus services for out-of-town excursions.


Seniors’ Social Groups & Organizations


Retirement and Nursing Homes

Broadview Nursing Centre & Retirement Lodge

Broadview Retirement Lodge offers a wide range of services and amenities to persons wishing to lead an independent but care free type of lifestyle. Broadview Retirement Lodge is also connected with the Broadview Nursing Centre, a licensed and accredited long term care home. Both the Retirement Lodge and Nursing Centre are family owned and operated.

210 Brockville Street Smiths Falls
Phone: 613-283-1845

Chartwell Van Horne Retirement Residence

With multiple lifestyle choices in a convenient area, you or your loved one can choose from a variety of suites and select the lifestyle that best suits their needs.  With a variety of amenities and services on-site, including nursing care, residents can rest comfortably knowing they can continue to live active and engaged lives with the extra support that they need.

25 Van Horne Ave. Smiths Falls
Phone: 613-706-2183

Chartwell Willowdale Retirement Residence

A true family environment, Chartwell Willowdale Retirement Residence offers a homey atmosphere with a cozy and family oriented feel. With convenient access to a variety of nearby amenities such as a grocery store, a hospital, restaurants and banks, residents can maintain an active and independent lifestyle with the additional care and support they need. A single story bungalow provides residents with greater mobility, while a team of dedicated and skilled staff ensures the highest quality of care and service.

9 Armstrong Dr. Smiths Falls
Phone: 613-706-2181


In Town Transportation for Seniors

Bus to Andress Your Independent Grocer (Friday’s)

Friday Free Bus to Andress’ Your Independent Grocer, 25 Ferrara Dr., Smiths Falls
Pick Up starts at 11 a.m. and arrives at Andress’, at 11:30.
Departs Store at 12:30 p.m.,
Phone: 613-283-2999

Stops include:
Smiths Falls and King Street
Parkland Court
Bourke Street Apt
South Unit parking lot
McGill and Beckwith
MacDonald and Condie
Community Centre
Tim Horton’s
Chambers Street Plaza
Carss Avenue Apts
Colonel By Apts
Sears Plaza
Alfred Street Apts
Andress’

Thursday Lions Club Bus Run

Pick Ups below, Smiths Falls ON K7A 4T6
Phone: 613-283-5866

Pickups at the following stops:
Thomas Street, 12:55 p.m.;
Bourke Street Apt., 1 p.m.;
Queen Street, 1:02 p.m.;
McGill Apt., 1:03 p.m.
Russell to Thom, 1:05 p.m.;
Cornelia/Condie, 1:10 p.m.;
Beckwith to Main, 1:15 p.m.;
Main to Abbott, 1:17 p.m.;
Abbott to Alfred Apt., 1:20 p.m.;
Carrs Avenue two apt. buildings, 1:25 p.m.;
Vincent Street (Bell Apt. Building), 1:27 p.m.;
Pearl Street to Colonel By Drive Apt., 1:30 p.m.
To County Fair Mall
If anyone left on bus, bus goes downtown.
Return for pick up at
4:45 p.m. at Giant Tiger,
5 p.m. County Fair Mall
Stops going home depend on who is on bus.

Transportation to Medical Appointments

Community Home Support Lanark County
Community Home Support Lanark County, 2 Gould St., Smiths Falls provides transportation to medical appointments.

Other Home Support programs include Meals On Wheels, Friendly Visiting and Foot Care Clinics. Weekly luncheons are also held on Thursdays at 2 Gould St. from 12 to 2 p.m.

To reserve a space at the luncheon or to get more information on the transportation and other programs, phone 613-283-6745.