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Lakeridge Heights

Retirement Residence

4050 Garrard Rd. Whitby, Ontario L1R 0R8

MailWarren Van Vorst

Regional Director of Operations


  • Independent Living

    Independent Living

  • Senior Apartments

    Senior Apartments

  • Assisted Living

    Assisted Living

  • Memory Care

    Memory Care


Where you can enjoy all the comforts of home with the convenience of an all-inclusive lifestyle.

A state‐of‐the‐art retirement residence, this 5‐storey adult community in Durham Region features a luxurious contemporary design and finish. You can choose the option that best fits your needs:

  • senior’s apartments
  • independent living
  • assisted living
  • memory care units

We provide exceptional hospitality and the full continuum of care and support options, a rare characteristic in the retirement industry. We work with our residents to create comprehensive, personalized wellness plans so they can enjoy life to the fullest without the need to move again.

An Age-In-Place retirement community, older adults experiencing early cognitive decline will love our unique BLOSSOM option, designed to help you stay independent longer. For those challenged with dementias such as Alzheimer’s, we work with you to create a personalized support plan to meet your unique needs, even as those needs change.

With events, recreation, fitness, learning, social, and volunteer opportunities available to all, residents can stay active, enjoy therapeutic services, and use the scheduled transportation for group outings or appointments. Independent living at its finest!

Why Choose Lakeridge Heights’ Age-in-Place Lifestyle

As soon as you walk through the doors, you will feel at home.  A friendly and caring atmosphere are the secrets to our welcoming, family-oriented environment.

The designers of Lakeridge Heights have crafted a Senior Living space that will exceed expectations while providing a worry-free lifestyle.  We take care of cleaning, cooking and household maintenance so that you can enjoy our convenient amenities and services. There are countless opportunities for exercise, cultural pursuits, entertainment, and just plain fun in the neighborhood.

With its open, barrier free spaces, you can relax knowing that your comfort is paramount.

An Active Living Retirement Community

Whether you enjoy exploring a passion or want to take up a new hobby or interest, your participation is a matter of personal preference.

The wide range of life enrichment programs means a more fulfilling and active life. Amenities include a theatre, a multipurpose room, mini-putt course, games room and lounge, a fitness centre, library, and in indoor pool. Why not take part in the many events offered at our community? From vising musicians and entertainers to guest speakers (who cover everything from historical events to popular tutorials), there is something for everyone.

Dine In Style

High quality service and warm ambience make dining a pleasure no matter your level of independence. Featuring flexible dining options, our culinary team – led by a Certified Red Seal Chef –prepares delicious, nutritious meals and snacks daily to suit the individual tastes and dietary needs of our residents.

Welcome to the Whitby Neighbourhood

Nestled in an affluent residential neighbourhood, Lakeridge Heights offers a safe environment to call home.  With greenspace, a retail plaza, shops, and healthcare services in the surrounding area, this senior living community provides the perfect balance between serenity and convenience in northeast Whitby.

Built with commuting convenience in mind, the residence has easy access to 407, 401 and major arterials including Taunton Road East and Thickson Road. A part of the GTA, it takes approximately 45 – 50 minutes to travel from Whitby to Downtown Toronto. With it’s strong public transit system, you can easily commute via the GO Train and Bus.

The golfer will love the convenience of Whitby’s many driving ranges and golf courses.  With it’s outdoor putting green, you can practice your putting at Lakeridge Heights senior living in Whitby.

Back home, you can relax on our spacious outdoor patio or take advantage of the town’s network of paved walking paths and access to urban services and venues, including shops, health care services and restaurants. There is even a plaza located at Thickson Road that contains a Metro grocer, Shopper’s Drug Mart, and Tim Hortons.

Retirement Living Options: Support Where You Need It

Our goal is to maximize individualized levels of services as a part of Age-in-Place living.

The Lakeridge Heights’ dedicated staff are available to meet your needs with a personal touch. Our flexible packages empower you to create a customized care plan that meets your unique needs, preferences, and abilities.

On-site physicians and lab services are available to ensure that our residents enjoy ongoing quality of life.

Book a tour today and experience retirement living beyond your expectations.

We would be happy to answer your questions about All Seniors Care and provide information about senior living options for you or your loved one.

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Lakeridge Heights Upcoming Events


Join us for the 2nd Annual Retirement Lifetyle Show at Lakeridge Heights Retirement residence. RSVP Appreciated. Denise or Rob 437-867-5551 Show is OPEN to all Area Seniors –

FREE Admission


For those experiencing cognitive decline, living in an inclusive environment is important to their quality of life.  By maximizing care, support, health, and well-being, a sense of normalcy is created, and the person feels valued as an individual.

To learn more about BLOSSOM contact Warren Van Vorst:

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  • Variety of luxurious and spacious suites including 1-bedroom, 1-bedroom plus den, & 2 bedrooms.
  • Beautiful Terraces
  • Sprinkler System & Smoke Detectors in each suite
  • Easy-to-use Emergency Call Systems in each room
  • Individual Climate Controls
  • Well-appointed finishes and window coverings

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