seniors housing

Crimson Villas has reached about 80 per cent occupancy. The three-storey building has 65 lodge suites and 25-self contained apartment suites, for low-income seniors 65 and over. (File photo by Advocate staff)

Buildings will be demolished to make room for new seniors housing in Red Deer

Piper Creek Lodge and Twilight Cottages ready for demolition

 

Plenty of walking paths!

Staying connected: Make meaningful community connections at CollegeSide Gardens

For many people, the pandemic brought into sharp focus the true value…

  • Aug 23, 2021

 

Jim Hamilton looks over the preliminary design with residents who came out to the public meeting on March 12, 2021. (File photo)

Ponoka seniors condo project delayed but going forward

Project undergoing redesign to possibly add a few more units

 

Active lifestyle means health for the whole person at CollegeSide Gardens

Red Deer seniors discover community connections and worry-free living

Caring for the whole person, body, mind and soul

  • Jun 21, 2021
Active lifestyle means health for the whole person at CollegeSide Gardens
Seniors' homes in Red Deer, Alix, Lacombe, Mirror, Olds, Bentley, Blackfalds and Drumheller will be able to upgrade as a result of provincial and federal funding. (Sasha Sefter - Observer File Photo)
Seniors' homes in Red Deer, Alix, Lacombe, Mirror, Olds, Bentley, Blackfalds and Drumheller will be able to upgrade as a result of provincial and federal funding. (Sasha Sefter - Observer File Photo)
Points West Living Red Deer is located at 6950 Taylor Dr in Red Deer’s northwest. (File photo by Advocate staff)

150 continuing care spaces open in Red Deer

Residents started moving in earlier this month

Points West Living Red Deer is located at 6950 Taylor Dr in Red Deer’s northwest. (File photo by Advocate staff)
A COVID-19 outbreak was declared at Points West Living on Dec. 2. (File photo)

Red Deer senior facilities hit by COVID-19

15 residents infected at Points West Living

A COVID-19 outbreak was declared at Points West Living on Dec. 2. (File photo)
Why the time is right for senior living in Red Deer

Why the time is right for senior living in Red Deer

Envisioning a retirement community where seniors thrive today, and tomorrow

  • Oct 12, 2020
Why the time is right for senior living in Red Deer
How can you help? Red Deer seniors’ residence seeks volunteer support

How can you help? Red Deer seniors’ residence seeks volunteer support

If there’s anything the current COVID-19 pandemic has shown us, it’s that…

  • Apr 27, 2020
How can you help? Red Deer seniors’ residence seeks volunteer support
Love lives here: Changing the look and feel of senior care

Love lives here: Changing the look and feel of senior care

Smaller, personalizedresidential care a welcome choice

  • Mar 30, 2020
Love lives here: Changing the look and feel of senior care
Red Deer County’s seniors residence shares how they are adapting to the new norm amidst COVID-19

Red Deer County’s seniors residence shares how they are adapting to the new norm amidst COVID-19

The Hamlets at Red Deer undertakes extra precautions daily to prevent contamination

  • Mar 30, 2020
Red Deer County’s seniors residence shares how they are adapting to the new norm amidst COVID-19
Lights, camera, action! Film fest comes to Gasoline Alley

Lights, camera, action! Film fest comes to Gasoline Alley

Senior retirement community serves as social hub for Red Deer events

  • Mar 9, 2020
Lights, camera, action! Film fest comes to Gasoline Alley
Geoff Olson, executive-director of Bridges Community Living, which operates several lodges and seniors’ apartment complexes in Red Deer says there’s a serious shortage of local affordable seniors’ housing options. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

More Red Deer seniors could be dealing with homelessness, inadequate housing in future

Red Deer is short 200 affordable seniors’ housing units: Bridges study shows

Geoff Olson, executive-director of Bridges Community Living, which operates several lodges and seniors’ apartment complexes in Red Deer says there’s a serious shortage of local affordable seniors’ housing options. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
New Red Deer seniors complex on track for spring 2021 completion

New Red Deer seniors complex on track for spring 2021 completion

90-unit seniors facility to replace 62-year-old Piper Creek Lodge

New Red Deer seniors complex on track for spring 2021 completion
Bridges Community Living is trying to determine the cause of extensive flooding at Creekside affordable housing project. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)

Flooding displaces seniors from Red Deer building

Bridges Community Living assessing damage

Bridges Community Living is trying to determine the cause of extensive flooding at Creekside affordable housing project. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)
Red Deer’s municipal planning commission approved an assisted living facility to be built on Taylor Drive, north of 67th Street. (Photo contributed)

UPDATED: North Red Deer seniors facility expanding

Assisted living project approved by MPC

Red Deer’s municipal planning commission approved an assisted living facility to be built on Taylor Drive, north of 67th Street. (Photo contributed)
Demolition has begun on the former Red Deer Nursing home. By 2021, the site at the top of Bremner Avenue will become the new $28-million replacement for the Piper Creek seniors’ housing complex. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

PHOTO: Making way for new seniors’ housing complex

The former Red Deer nursing home is being torn down to make…

Demolition has begun on the former Red Deer Nursing home. By 2021, the site at the top of Bremner Avenue will become the new $28-million replacement for the Piper Creek seniors’ housing complex. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).
Steve Suske, chair of 103 Street Developments, announces on Wednesday that a new 89-suite adult apartment building will be built at 4501 48th Avenue.                                Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff

Seniors apartment project coming to downtown Red Deer

Updated: Three Robins Acting Living Community at 45th Street and 48th Avenue will have 89 suites

Steve Suske, chair of 103 Street Developments, announces on Wednesday that a new 89-suite adult apartment building will be built at 4501 48th Avenue.                                Photo by PAUL COWLEY/Advocate staff
Six houses along 48th Avenue in Red Deer are due to be demolished to make way for a new seniors’ apartment complex. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).

Red Deer is getting a new seniors’ apartment building

Construction to begin in June, says developer

Six houses along 48th Avenue in Red Deer are due to be demolished to make way for a new seniors’ apartment complex. (Photo by LANA MICHELIN/Advocate staff).