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WELCOME TO THE RETIREMENT RESIDENCE Colonel By 43 Aylmer Ave, Ottawa, ON, K1S 5R4 Phone number: 613-730-2002613-730-2002

 
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  • Slide #5 Sitting room
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  • Slide #7 Library
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Live life your way at Colonel By

Colonel By offers a luxurious, warm and safe environment for retirement living in Ottawa, Ontario. We offer a continuum of care, with 72 Independent Living suites, 23 Assisted Living suites, and 32 Memory Care suites. Assisted Living and Memory Care (in a secure area) have their own dining rooms.

Our three-storey stone building, which opened in 1999, overlooks the Rideau Canal. We’re located in the heart of one of south Ottawa’s oldest and prestigious neighbourhoods. Whether residents are taking advantage of the array of stimulating programs, relaxing in our private fenced garden (with seating in sunny and shady areas), or enjoying the best of Ottawa, life at Colonel By makes for the retirement lifestyle you desire.
 
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Meet the team

Colonel By includes a team of highly skilled, caring and friendly professionals. All staff are focused on providing residents with exceptional service, outstanding experiences, and a warm and supportive environment.

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Dining at Colonel By

Our culinary team combines high-quality ingredients with first-class service for nourishing dining experiences. Prepared fresh daily on-site, our meals are balanced, flavourful and nutritious.

Select from our à la carte or alternative choices menus. Our chefs will happily take special requests to suit your palate, and accommodate special diets. The dining room features favourite seasonal fare and themed holiday menus. Enjoy refreshments and tea times throughout the day too. For convenience we offer flexible dining times.

Services

Daily/Weekly Choices

  • 3 meals a day in a full-service dining room
  • Extensive recreation
  • Memory Care activities
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry

Health and Well-Being

  • 24/7 registered staff
  • 24/7 nursing
  • 24/7 emergency response
  • Doctor visits weekly
  • Pharmacy
  • Mobile lab
  • Hearing aid clinic
  • Mobile dentistry
  • Foot care
  • Physiotherapy class

Colonel By Dining Room
Dining room

Amenities

Comfort and Convenience

  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fitness room
  • Sunroom, library
  • Lounge for Memory Care
  • Chapel
  • Private landscaped garden
  • Tranquil pond
  • Limousine transportation

Food and Dining

  • Private dining room
  • Café
WiFi
Wi-Fi Available
Colonel By Hair Salon
Salon

Amenities

Comfort and Convenience

  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fitness room
  • Sunroom, library
  • Lounge for Memory Care
  • Chapel
  • Private landscaped garden
  • Tranquil pond
  • Limousine transportation

Food and Dining

  • Private dining room
  • Café
WiFi
Wi-Fi Available

Health and Wellness Services

At Revera, our residents are at the heart of everything we do. Our goal is to deliver outstanding personalized care and service. Registered staff work with each resident to conduct a health and wellness assessment, and to develop a personal care plan that is reviewed on a regular basis.
All of our retirement residences offer:
  • Resident-centred care
  • Registered staff available
  • Falls prevention program
  • Restorative program

Additional Services

Assisted Living: Assistance with activities of daily living
Memory Care: Assistance with activities of daily living, access to Reflections Dementia Care Program, secured environment and specially trained staff
Registered staff offer personalized care and service

Accommodation Options

Our residence is pet-friendly, wheelchair accessible and features many suite options

Colonel By Accommodations
A variety of suites available

Our pricing includes accommodation, utilities, available amenities and in most cases meals and listed activities. Residents have access to an array of care and lifestyle services. Call us today for more information and to book a tour and complimentary meal.

Independent Living: studio and 1-bedroom
Assisted Living: studio and 1-bedroom
Memory Care: studio and 1-bedroom
We also offer short-term and respite stay

Recreation Choices

Creative Pursuits

  • Painting and drawing (fundamentals of art)
  • Drama club
  • Film club
  • Scrapbooking

Fitness

  • Tai Chi and yoga
  • Weight training
  • Nutrition and health seminars
  • Nordic pole
  • Rev It Up

Social

  • Movie night
  • Card games
  • Birthday parties
  • Ice cream socials
  • Social hour

Education and Culture

  • Theatre and concert outings
  • Current event discussions
  • Book clubs
  • Intergenerational projects
  • Museum visits
  • Guest lecture series

Spiritual

  • Church service
  • Reflections

About the Neighbourhood

Colonel By is conveniently located in central Ottawa, Ontario, near shopping, churches, recreation centres, community services, medical services, an art gallery, the theatre, and more.

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Thank you all for taking such good and affectionate care of my mother. In particular, I want to thank those of you in the Memory Care Unit, for their patience and devotion
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1-877-929-92221-877-929-9222

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