Our Seniors can access and benefit from a variety of valuable community resources:

OHIP Physiotherapy Clinics | pt Health

The Ontario Health Insurance Plan (OHIP) covers the cost of in-clinic physiotherapy services for seniors, and other patients that are recovering from illness, surgery or injury. The number of treatments you can receive is determined by your physiotherapist and is referred to as an Episode of Care

Ministry for Seniors and Accessibility

Develops and delivers public services to seniors to improve their quality of life so they can be safe, engaged, active and healthy.

Seniors’ guide to programs and services

Find information on resources available for seniors in Ontario, including tax credits, health, care giving, housing, driving and staying safe.

Seniors: Plan for the future

Get information about estate planning, a power of attorney and preparing for emergencies.

Aging well: information for seniors

See what programs and services are available to help you lead a healthy, active and engaged life over 65.

Seniors: find a place to live

See what type of housing is available to you.

Canada Pension Plan

The Canada Pension Plan (CPP) provides contributors and their families with partial replacement of earnings in the case of retirement, disability or death. Almost all individuals who work in Canada outside Quebec.

Old Age Security

The Old Age Security program is the Government of Canada’s largest pension program. It is funded out of the general revenues of the Government of Canada, which means that you do not pay into it directly.

The Old Age Security (OAS) pension is a monthly payment available to seniors aged 65 and older who meet the Canadian legal status and residence requirements.

My Service Canada Account

My Service Canada Account (MSCA) is to view and update your information for:

  • Employment Insurance (EI)
  • Canada Pension Plan (CPP)
  • Old Age Security (OAS)

Guaranteed Income Supplement

The Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) provides a monthly non-taxable benefit to Old Age Security (OAS) pension recipients who have a low income and are living in Canada.

Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)

ESDC is improving services for Canadians by working with partners to provide a single point of access to the full range of government services and benefits that Canadians want and need.

Enjoy your golden years with these tax credits and benefits

There are several credits and benefits designed for seniors.

4 key tax credits for Seniors

You must be 65 years or older at the end of the year to qualify. Once your income passes a certain level, the age amount starts to drop. At a certain point, you no longer qualify for the credit.

Home accessibility expenses credit

You can claim an amount for the eligible expenses for a qualifying renovation of a home to make it more accessible, or to improve mobility within the home

Changes in taxes when you retire or turn 65 years old

This page lists information on the types of income you may receive, how to pay income tax, how to reduce or defer the tax you owe and how your taxes are affected if you live abroad.

Home and community care

How to get help for patients and seniors who need support living at home.

A Guide to Programs and Services for Seniors

A Guide to Programs and Services for Seniors in Ontario is your resource for information about programs and services available to Ontario’s seniors.

Find a Service Canada Office

Find a Service Canada Office will help you find services close to your home.