Live Balanced-Live Better

Livita Queens Avenue in Oakville, Ontario, is guided by the philosophy that a balanced lifestyle is a better lifestyle. We are dedicated to providing you with programs and services that promote each resident’s mental and physical well-being. Our goal is for our residents to live vibrant, healthy, and fulfilling lives.

What Makes Livita Queens Avenue Different?

Nestled in a beautiful residential neighborhood scattered with parks in Oakville, Ontario, is Livita Queens Avenue. We are also conveniently located close to local shopping, dining, and community services. Enjoy the mature trees and lovely landscaping from a shady patio or while relaxing on the wrap-around deck. Visit with friends in spacious common rooms with fireplaces and a grand piano. The compassionate, professional, and friendly ‘at home’ atmosphere at Queens Avenue is all thanks to our commitment to each of our residents. We are more than a place to stay in. We are a community that ensures our residents are active, healthy, and living life to the fullest.

Leisure and Recreation

Living Livita!

Livita Queens Avenue is always packed with enriching activities that keep our residents happy and engaged. Many of our most popular programs, activities, and social events occur on-site in our modern amenities. Pursue your hobbies and interests along with like-minded friends or sit back and relax.

Be part of a variety of clubs and activities that our communities offer, including:

  • Exercise programs
  • Games and cards
  • Crafts
  • Garden/outdoor space
  • Piano
  • Day trips
  • Clubs
  • Hymn Sing; Sing-a-longs
  • Movie & TV nights
  • Social and recreational programs
  • Live entertainment & cocktail hours
  • Special celebrations and events
  • BBQs 

Dining

Delicious and Nutritious Daily Menus

Livita Queens Avenue ensures your dining experience will be a perfect blend of comfort and elegance. Relax and enjoy home-style cooking served by attentive staff in our beautifully appointed dining room in Oakville, Ontario. The culinary team harvests herbs from our garden. We also endeavor to incorporate local Ontario products whenever possible. We make sure that not only are your meals guaranteed fresh, but we are helping to support the local community as well. Our chef’s exceptional menus are suited to your preferences and full of variety. Each five-course evening meal includes a choice of two delicious entrees.

The delicious and nourishing meals of our dining service are always something to look forward to:

  • Afternoon refreshments served daily
  • Lunch program available
  • Central dining room
  • Fireside cafe
  • Special diets accommodated

On-Site Services

Live Comfortably

Enjoy the comforts of retirement living at Livita Queens Avenue in Oakville, Ontario. We offer many on-site services to make you feel right at home.

  • Laundry Services
  • Salon
  • Esthetician
  • In-house pharmacy
  • Visiting house doctor
  • 24-hour emergency call system
  • 24-hour response by caring staff
  • Status checks twice daily
  • Newly renovated fitness center
  • Activities coordinator
  • Complimentary housekeeping
  • Complimentary laundry service
  • Complimentary laundry facilities
  • Complimentary parking
  • Therapy dogs

Enhanced Living

Stay Well

As a crucial part of our Live Balanced, Live Better philosophy, our Enhanced Living Program is dedicated to promoting your mental and physical well-being. Our Oakville residence offers a mix of packages from bundled to optional à la carte services. We can cater our programs to your specific needs and adapt to any changes. Flexibility and responsiveness are built into the program, along with our commitment to building a personal relationship with you. We love creating a strong bond and sense of trust between our staff, yourself, and your loved ones.

Medical Services include:

  • 24hr medical attention
  • Ordering medications from our pharmacy
  • Medication dispensing & tracking
  • Medication reviews with a pharmacist
  • Consulting with a family doctor
  • Blood sugar monitoring
  • Weight monitoring
  • 24hr professional care
  • Dressing assistance
  • Shower assistance
  • Catheter & wound care
  • Enhanced cleaning packages
  • Foot-care, Diabetic foot-care
  • Incontinence care
  • Palliative care
  • Oral care
  • Nail & ear care
  • Meal tray room service
  • Escort service
  • Meal tray room service
  • Medication administration (including insulin)
EXPLORE OUR LIFESTYLE
Studio
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One Bedroom
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One Bedroom with Balcony
593 SQUARE FEET
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Two Bedroom
826 SQUARE FEET
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Deluxe One Bedroom
766 SQUARE FEET
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Community

Livita Queens Avenue is surrounded by parks, green spaces, malls, amenities, and other essential services. It’s minutes away from the famous Glen Abbey Golf Club designed by Jack Nicklaus. Just a short drive away, you can enjoy the small-town feel of Oakville’s charming downtown, scenic waterfront and harbors, and the Oakville Centre for the Performing Arts.

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Get To Know Us

Darlene Kerr – General Manager

Queens Avenue Retirement, Oakville, Ontario

21+ years at Queens Avenue. I love my work because one kind act a day makes a difference in the lives of our residents. I love to read.
When I start a book, watch out – I cannot put it down.

  • I really enjoy the activities here. I love to play scrabble, do crafts 
    and easy exercises. I love to go for walks everyday with my little 
    dog Maggie. Having Maggie with me has been very good for my 
    health.
    Janet S.
  • The staff are friendly, and my room feels like home.
    Mary Ann C.
  • I love my room, it is perfect! It faces the courtyard with all the flowers, 
    birds and sun.
    Ann G.
  • I feel like this is my home. The people are friendly, and the staff are very 
    lovely and helpful.
    Annetta M.
  • I would highly recommend Livita Retirement Residences As soon as you 
    enter Livita Retirement Residences, you will find yourself in a very 
    welcoming lobby. The recent renovations on the main floor, which include 
    a sitting area with a fireplace, as well as a bistro, are very inviting. The 
    apartments are spacious and well laid out. The best part of Livita 
    Retirement Residences is the staff! All of the staff, including housekeeping, kitchen, administration, and especially the PSW and nursing care staff have become like family. The attention to personal safety and well-being is highly apparent. During this uncertain time, I had full confidence in the goings on of Livita Retirement Residences.
    Peter N.
  • Bridge Street Retirement has everything one could want – location, a five minute walk to the market place, banks and the centre of downtown. You will find professional staff, second to none. I like living here and so would you.
    Madalyne R.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What does your retirement home include?

At Livita Queens Avenue, we offer a range of amenities and services for active seniors. We have suite options sure to make you or your loved ones feel right at home. Our culinary team offers well-balanced meals every day. We also have recreational programs to keep our residents active and engaged.

Are there any costs I might not expect when looking to join a retirement community?

Retirement communities are often upfront with all the needed costs upon move in. However, a lot of older adults may not be aware that there is a deposit fee to secure your place. Additional costs may apply for services and health care needs.

What should I consider when looking for a retirement home in Oakville?

When looking for the right retirement community, it is always important to consider not just your needs but also your wants. It is also crucial to keep in mind that your needs may change as you get older. This will give you an idea of what amenities and services to look at when considering a retirement community.

How do I talk to my loved one about retirement living?

Talking to a loved one about transitioning to retirement living should be done with much consideration. This decision is not something that happens overnight. Once you see the signs, it is important to start conversations about senior living. Always be casual, calm, and empathetic, focusing on your loved one's concerns and needs, not your own.                                        

How do I secure a spot at a retirement home in Oakville?

To secure a spot in a retirement community, certain requirements need to be fulfilled. This can include personal documents, health records, and a deposit to hold your suite.

What happens if you cannot afford a retirement home in Oakville?

Transitioning to retirement living can be a significant cost. This may be a challenge, especially for those who have not prepared for it. When lacking in funds, you can investigate government support as well as various programs that may be offered in your area. Some options can help cover part of, if not all, the cost.

What age do most people go to a retirement home?

There are plenty of retirement communities available for active seniors. Some options allow you to transition to retirement living as early as 55 years old. These communities usually appeal to active seniors in their mid to late 70s. However, on average, move-in ages for older adults are 80 to 85 years old.

How do I find the best retirement home in Oakville?

Finding the best retirement community in Oakville can be daunting. It is important to determine your or your loved one's needs before making a choice. Aside from knowing the amenities and services offered, it is best to get a feel for the overall environment of the community. Schedule a tour of Livita Queens Avenue today.

How much does a retirement home cost in Oakville?

Oakville offers a variety of retirement homes with different prices to fit your budget. Costs can range significantly depending on the specific home chosen, individual care plans, and the type of services provided. It is important to find a suitable retirement home that meets your financial needs while still providing quality care and the amenities you want.

Who qualifies for assisted living in Ontario?

Assisted living programs are intended to provide personal and direct support services to individuals with physical, cognitive, emotional, or social needs. Older adults who qualify for assisted living services usually present with challenges in two or more activities of daily living. This can include medication management, meals, or personal care. Give us a call to find out more.

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