Retirement Living

Just Between Friends

Just Between Friends: Stories from our Residents

The Just Between Friends program offers prospective residents a glimpse into a Sifton Retirement Residence through the eyes of our valued residents. Learn first-hand why they chose our residence, what they like most about life with us, and get some tips and guidance to help you in your retirement living search! 

Testimonial - Meet BeaMeet Bea

Before calling Dorchester Terrace my home, I lived in Windsor Ontario. I’m 92 years old and had lost interest in being in my home – tired of cooking and baking and everything that went into being a homeowner. 

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Marie - TestimonialMeet Marie

Before calling Richmond Woods my home, I lived in Kingston, Ontario. Following the passing of my husband, my son and daughter in law wanted me to live closer to them in London...

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Bill TestimonialMeet Bill

Before calling The Westhill my home, I lived in a condo in downtown Kitchener. I was starting to feel physically unwell, and my best friend suggested it was time to consider a residence that had meals, cleaning, activities and entertainment for me to enjoy...

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Eleanor Testimonial Meet Eleanor

Before I moved into The Erinview, I lived here in Mississauga, just a few streets over from the Residence. We started searching for a retirment living option when my husband began developing Alzheimer’s and taking care of him on my own started to get too difficult...

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Meet Lois

Meet Lois

I used to call Burlington home, where I lived in a house for some time. After my husband passed away I wanted to be closer to my family and looked at retirement residences because it was more convenient than living in an apartment alone...

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Meet RayMeet Ray

My wife and I retired in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, but my children went to Western and settled here in London. I had an admiration for the city and we decided to move closer to our family. That’s when my search for a retirement residence began...

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Meet GwenMeet Gwen

Before I made the move to Longworth, we owned a beautiful house on Commissioners Road with quite a lot of property to look after.  Without my husband it became quite a chore to get the right helpers, and after a couple falls my family was concerned about me living alone...

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