The District of Muskoka's Seniors Programs and Services help support health and well-being, socialization, and community engagement for seniors in Muskoka. Our goal is to connect seniors, families, and caregivers to information services, programs and initiatives in Muskoka.
For information about any of our Seniors Programs and Services contact the Seniors Program and Services Team at 705-645-2100 ext. 199 or email us. We want to hear from you!
Check out our calendar of events to see what is happening in your area:
|HAPPY Days Fairs|
|Seniors HAPPY Days Fairs (Healthy Aging Promotions and Programs for You) are day-long mini-healthy aging fairs for rural communities. A great way to connect, learn, share, and have fun with friends and neighbours.|
|NIA (Non-Impact Aerobic) Exercise for Seniors|
New session coming this fall - Stay tuned for dates and locations!
Call the Seniors Program and Services Team 705-645-2100 x 199 for more information.
|Intergenerational Mentorship Program|
|Intergenerational programming focuses on mentoring (the young and young at heart) during creative arts, cooking programs, and letter writing. Join us for endless fun!|
|Seniors Community Advisor Program (SCA)|
The Muskoka Seniors Community Advisor (SCA) Program allows the District to connect directly with seniors living in rural or remote areas in Muskoka and learn about their specific individual or community needs. The SCA program is currently running in seven locations, including:
The main goal for the program is to engage seniors and reduce social isolation for those living in rural and remote areas.
|Seniors Wellness Outreach|
|Seniors Wellness Outreach activities provide information on services, programs, and initiatives in Muskoka for seniors, families, and caregivers. Outreach provides education related to community services, wellness, health care services, home maintenance, and safety programs.|
W.I.S.E. stands for Wellness Initiative for Seniors Engaged and is an outreach program where health, socialization, and recreation are rolled into one! All are welcome.
|Seniors Affordable Housing|
|The Pines Long-Term Care Home|
|The staff at The Pines is skilled in the family centered approach to care. Once a loved one comes into our care, so too do family members. It is through assessment, communication, implementation, and evaluation that we strive and manage to support each individual in their aging journey with courage and dignity and fun along the way!|
|Muskoka Seniors Services Planning Table|
|The Seniors Services Planning Table is made up representatives from health, social, recreational, and other senior services agencies and services. The Table meets bi-monthly to share information, assess local needs, and develop joint planning and programming initiatives to support seniors in Muskoka.|