Riverview Seniors Residence provides affordable, comfortable retirement living by the riverfront in Carleton Place.
Riverview Seniors Residence has everything you need to enjoy independent living and a strong sense of community, while enjoying…
27 suites including studios, one-bedroom units, and a two-bedroom ground floor suite. Each suite has large windows, a private bathroom, a small fridge and a microwave
Guest suite available for visitors
Ground floor dining room overlooking private garden space with walkways, trees and raised beds for vegetable gardening
Abundant shared spaces indoors and outdoors, including:
‘The Bermuda Room’, a sunny space on the ground floor
Library on the ground floor
Lounge (for television watching, reading or just visiting) on the second floor
Ground floor patio spaces
The Wave hair salon
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Riverview’s kitchen offers exceptional fare: fresh, nutritious and delicious
The sun filled dining room is a great place to enjoy one of our home-cooked meals and chat with the other residents. The windows look out over our spacious rear garden, providing seasonally changing views.
We pride ourselves in serving home-cooked, delicious meals. All of our meals, even our soups, are made from scratch.
In the warmer months, salads and vegetable dishes feature ingredients grown in our own garden.
Riverview offers many spots both indoors and outdoors for spending time quietly or with company.
The Library offers books, crossword puzzles, games, puzzles, etc. The TV room offers cozy seating and a lovely place to visit with friends and family. The Bermuda room is a sun-filled room that is perfect for sitting and enjoying a cup of coffee.
Activity programming includes exercise classes, bingo, crafts, and much more
Three nutritious, home-cooked meals per day (special diets fully accommodated)
Emergency call system
Staff on site 24/7
Weekly housekeeping services
Individual laundry services
On-site hair salon
All healthcare services previously offered by Riverview staff are now being coordinated through the Community Care Access Centre, with the continued participation of Riverview’s previous owner, Mary Alexander, RN.
The healthcare team is able to provide checks three times daily, including dressing changes. All rooms have call buttons, providing peace of mind.
Most importantly, we are eyes and ears, and a professional, competent group who care deeply for our residents. They are safe and secure with a 24-hour emergency call bell, and staff on-site day and night.
Taking over in late 2015, husband and wife team Drew McDougall and Susan Brandt have brought a new energy to Riverview, continuing with long established traditions while also paving the way for new activities and refreshed infrastructure.
Drew and Susan welcome you to Riverview Seniors Residence. Drew is the Managing Director and is at Riverview on a full-time basis. Susan is the Director for Sales and Marketing and brings Sadie and Dugan for visits with everyone.
Sadie and Dugan are Golden Retrievers and are about to celebrate their first birthday. They love to visit Riverview and soak up all the attention from residents and staff.
You don’t have to tell a dog lover how special dogs are. And if you ask anyone that knows me, I have always adored dogs (Drew and… Read more “The Magic of Dogs”
Sadie, our golden retriever puppy has been making regular visits to Riverview. The residents have fallen in love with her! She is 9 months old and is… Read more “Meet Sadie!”
Well, we have been at Riverview since late November and it just feels right. Don’t get us wrong, there is a big learning curve, but the staff… Read more “From Riverview’s new owners”