Find federal, provincial and some municipal information about the services, benefits, programs and initiatives available to seniors in Ontario.
Federal Tax Information
Visit the Canada Revenue Agency for information about federal tax credits and benefits for seniors.
Health Canada - Seniors Healthy Living
Staying healthy is important, both for seniors and for society. Health Canada and the Public Health Agency of Canada, through its Division of Aging and Seniors, work to ensure knowledge and expertise are shared to help seniors stay healthy.
Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility
Improving life for seniors and people with disabilities by changing perceptions and promoting the benefits of an age-diverse, accessible workplace and community.
Resources for Seniors
- Financial planning
- Income and benefits from government programs
- Managing and protecting their assets
- Planning for possible loss of independence
- Planning for their future housing needs
- Having a will and making funeral plans
- Financial abuse
- Fraud and scams
Programs and Services for Seniors
Find information on programs and services to help you ensure your later years are safe and secure.
Visit Service Canada for information about Government of Canada programs and services, including Old Age Security and the Canada Pension Plan.
Safety, Security and Legal Matters
The RCMP Seniors Guidebook to Safety and Security provides tips to seniors and their caregivers on recognizing elder abuse, safety concerns, frauds and scams.
Some common consumer and financial scams are targeted at seniors. Learn about scams, frauds and consumer issues.
Learn how to prepare for an emergency whether it’s an ice storm, a power outage or a tornado. Take special note of the tips for seniors
Get information on legal matters and learn about advance care planning, power of attorney, wills and estates, and what to do when someone dies.
The United Senior Citizens of Ontario (U.S.C.O.)
The United Senior Citizens of Ontario (U.S.C.O.) is registered as a non-profit, volunteer driven organization in Ontario. The mission is to represent the needs of seniors through unity, education, support and cooperation with member clubs and other groups to enhance the quality of life, community participation and independence of seniors.
Township of Greater Madawaska
Visit the Township of Greater Madawaska Website for a wealth of information on our municipality committees and service groups, by-laws, council, community news, and much more.