Senior resident group getting ready to play guitar

Activities & Amenities at Chartwell Belcourt in Orleans

You’ve come to the right place if you're looking for a socially vibrant residence with a strong sense of community where you’ll always have activities available to keep you engaged and connected. Chartwell Belcourt’s programs are specially designed to enhance six dimensions of the health and well-being of older adults (social, physical, cognitive, emotional, vocational, and spiritual). Just like at home, your participation is entirely up to you. In addition to daily recreation options, you can also look forward to spur-of-the-moment activities and socials at the residence too.

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  • Senior ladies playing shuffle board
  • Senior ladies dressed up in Caribbean theme and enjoying drinks

Participate in our engaging activities

What are your favourite ways to make the most of each day? If you like to stay active, you might enjoy our popular fitness programs or playing darts at Chartwell Belcourt. Keep your hands and mind active with gardening, an art class, playing cards together or joining a crafting workshop. Educational programs range from guest speakers to cultural activities and performances by talented musicians. Outings to local attractions and destinations in Orleans and downtown Ottawa invite you to join your friends or family to experience performances and exhibits together. And, of course, shopping and visits to local restaurants are also arranged by our staff.

Senior residents applauding after a piano performance by a resident.

Explore our variety of on-site amenities

Staying active, busy, and as social as you like is easy and convenient at Chartwell Belcourt since many popular activities take place on site. Which amenities can you see yourself enjoying the most? Would you check out what’s happening in the activity room, catch your favourite team or news show in the TV room or grab a bestseller in the library? If you have a green thumb, you might appreciate our terraces and outdoor greenspace. Walking paths allow you to get your steps in while staying close to home too.

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If you want to experience what it’s like to live in our retirement residence, there’s no better way than joining us for an activity or outing. It would be our pleasure to host you for an activity that appeals to your interests or have our Lifestyle & Programs Manager walk you through a sample of a senior living monthly activity calendar!

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See our life enrichment experiences in action

What does the life enrichment experience at Chartwell look and feel like? What activities, social events and programs can you expect if you or a loved one move in? We answer those questions and more in our video series, where you’ll hear from Chartwell experts about our retirement residence programming, daily activities, social experiences, outings and so much more. You’ll also see real Chartwell residents and staff as they participate in some of the goings-on in our retirement communities!