MISSISSAUGA, ON. May 12th, 2017 – Chartwell Retirement Residences (“Chartwell”) announced today the result of its 2016 efforts to raise funds for their charitable partner, Wish of a Lifetime Canada (WOLC). In total, the company raised over $165,000 in 2016 to support WOLC’s mission of shifting the way society views and values our oldest generations by fulfilling seniors’ dreams and sharing their stories to inspire those of all ages.
November 1, 2016 [Ottawa, Ontario] – As part of our ongoing commitment to Making People’s Lives BETTER, Chartwell’s 27 retirement residences in the Ottawa and Gatineau regions have announced an exclusive partnership with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Club. Together, both organizations officially kick off their partnership at the 13th annual Canadian Armed Forces Appreciation Night on November 1st, during which a number of Veterans from Chartwell retirement homes, along with their guests, are invited to the National Hockey League’s first age-friendly suite, the “Chartwell Suite” at Canadian Tire Centre.
For Immediate Release Chartwell announces development of a new retirement residence in Saint-Hubert, Longueuil October 26, 2016 [Montreal, Quebec] – Chartwell Retirement Residences Canada’s largest owner and operator of seniors housing communities, in partnership with Bâtimo inc. and EMD Construction inc., is pleased to announce a new retirement residence in the borough of Saint-Hubert, […]
October 1st marked the one year anniversary of the launch of Chartwell’s partnership with Wish of a Lifetime Canada. The national partnership saw incredible successful in its inaugural year, fulfilling close to a dozen inspiring wishes for Chartwell residents and Canadian seniors.
Chartwell Retirement Residences (“Chartwell”) (TSX – CSH.UN) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the 109-suite Wedgewood Retirement Resort (the “Wedgewood”) in Brockville, Ontario. Located at 15 Market Street East and built in 2007, the Wedgewood is a premier residence in its local market which enjoys a superior downtown location with spectacular water views and is in close proximity to various services, including the local hospital.
MISSISSAUGA, ON — February 29, 2016 – Chartwell Retirement Residences announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Duke of Devonshire Retirement Residence in Ottawa, Ontario for $63.6 million.
February 25, 2016 [Montreal, Quebec] – Chartwell Retirement Residences, Canada’s largest owner and operator of retirement residences, is excited to announce, in partnership with Bâtimo/EMD Construction, that it will be growing its presence in Quebec to include a new independent living retirement residence in the community of Candiac. The new site, Chartwell Le Montcalm, is expected to employ 150 people. Approximately 45 permanent jobs will be created once the residence is fully operational.
November 19, 2015 [Montreal, Quebec] – Chartwell résidences pour retraités, Canada’s largest owner and operator of retirement residences in Canada, is excited to announce, in partnership with EMD-Batimo Inc., that it will be growing its presence in Quebec to include a new independent living retirement residence in the thriving community of Vaudreuil-Dorion. The new site represents an investment of $65 million dollars with construction expected to employ 150 people. Permanently, approximately 45 jobs will be created once the residence is fully operational.
Mississauga, Ont. Sept. 30, 2015 – Today, Wish of a Lifetime Canada (WOLC) announced its entrance into the Canadian charitable landscape. The organization aims to shift the way society views and values our oldest generations by fulfilling seniors’ dreams and sharing their stories to inspire those of all ages. Wish of a Lifetime Canada’s mission has its origins in the US-based charity Wish of a Lifetime, which was founded in 2008 by U.S. Olympic skier Jeremy Bloom. WOLC is an independent organization incorporated in Canada, and is built on the belief that seniors should be respected, honoured, and aided in our society. The charity lives its mission by granting life-enriching wishes to deserving senior citizens.
Chartwell Retirement Residences is writing a new chapter in the lives of Canadian seniors. That’s the message behind its brand image and communication platform. The 2015 campaign is a follow-up to Chartwell’s highly successful 2014 Make us part of your story campaign. While last year’s initiative featured first-person accounts from residents, this year’s stories also include Chartwell employees who play such a fundamental role in the lives of residents. The campaign is once again based on a simple, inspiring observation: The high level of respect and admiration everyone at Chartwell has for the unique people who choose to live in their residences.