At Chartwell, we want you to experience the sense of safety, support and peace of mind you deserve from the first day you move in with us. Here’s why Chartwell residences are safe places to call home:

  1. We diligently follow all provincial and public health guidance and provide PPE to our employees.
  2. Our residences have enhanced infection prevention and control protocols.
  3. Staff are on-site 24-7 to support you, if and when you need assistance.
  4. Our new Transition Together Move-In Program helps you safely ease into life in your new home with peer support.
  5. Family visit protocols remain in place to ensure you stay connected with loved ones.
  6. Our residence staff have transparent and regular communication with residents and their families so you always know what’s going on. 

While safety remains our top priority, we also foster safe opportunities for socialization and engagement so you can enjoy the lifestyle at Chartwell to the fullest.

Chez Chartwell, nous tenons à ce que vous éprouviez le sentiment de sécurité, de soutien et de tranquillité d’esprit que vous méritez dès le premier jour de votre emménagement chez nous. Voici pourquoi les résidences Chartwell sont des milieux sécuritaires où il fait bon vivre :

  1. Nous suivons avec diligence toutes les directives provinciales et de la santé publique et fournissons l’ÉPI nécessaire à nos employés.
  2. Nos résidences appliquent des protocoles renforcés de prévention et de contrôle des infections.
  3. Le personnel est présent sur place en tout temps pour vous aider quand vous en avez besoin.
  4. Notre nouveau programme « Vivre la transition ensemble » vous aide à vous installer dans votre nouvelle résidence en toute sécurité, en bénéficiant du soutien de vos pairs et du personnel.
  5. Les protocoles de visites des familles demeurent en place pour vous permettre de maintenir des liens avec vos proches.
  6. Le personnel de notre résidence entretient une communication transparente et régulière avec les résidents et leurs familles afin de vous tenir au courant de tout ce qui se passe.

Bien que la sécurité demeure notre priorité absolue, nous favorisons également les occasions de socialisation et de participation en toute sécurité afin que vous puissiez profiter pleinement du mode de vie offert chez Chartwell.

Chartwell James Street Retirement Residence

148 James Street, Bracebridge, Ontario P1L 1S7
"Come home to Muskoka: experience worry-free retirement living in the heart of Bracebridge."

At Chartwell James Street, the safety of our residents and staff is our highest priority. While we have always maintained strong infection protocols, we have enhanced our safety measures, continue to follow all government directives for heightened infection control, and foster safe social experiences within our residence for everyone’s safety and peace of mind.

Chartwell James Street is a charming retirement residence that seamlessly integrates into Bracebridge’s historic downtown, known for Victorian-era heritage homes and the natural beauty of Wilson’s Falls. Our residential area is within an easy walk of boutique shopping, unique restaurants, arts and culture venues and other downtown conveniences that make running errands or going out with family and friends easy. Nearby are also places of worship and South Muskoka Memorial Hospital.

Our attractive, vibrant retirement community combines traditional ambiance with the friendly service and design esthetic of a humble Muskoka home. We offer independent supportive living services in bright and generously sized studio and one-bedroom suites. You’ll love our gorgeous front porch and gardens, as well as our full complement of amenities, activities and flexible retirement living services.

The relaxing and social retirement you desire

Just imagine: curled up in comfortable chair enjoying a cup of tea on our front porch, listening to the birds sing; savouring a delicious, prepared meal in our open-concept dining space, gazing out of our picture windows; reading a novel or meeting with the book club in our bright and breezy library; feeling pampered and laid back as you get your hair done in our on-site salon; or perhaps gathered together with friends and family around the Muskoka-stone fireplace in our clubhouse, sharing laughter and a beverage together. This is what your life can look like at Chartwell James Street, where each day is based on how you want to live in your retirement years.

Convenience and peace of mind

At Chartwell James Street, we offer an all-inclusive retirement lifestyle that is designed to make you happier, healthier and more fulfilled. We offer three homemade meals a day, weekly housekeeping, engaging social and leisure experiences and optional care services based on your unique needs. Our trained and caring staff are here to support you with whatever you’d like, empowering you to enjoy the comforts and security of home, but without the worry of having to maintain one.

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