Durham Region is an age-friendly community. Seniors are a respected part of our population. The term "seniors" is used for adults over the age of 65.

Learn more about Durham Region - the many activities and beautiful places to explore and visit at Discovering Durham. You can also find Durham Tourism Publications for even more information.  

You can download the programs and services guide for seniors. It is available in 16 different languages.

Seniors' health and safety

Learn about seniors' health and safety, including:

  • Durham Regional Police safety tips.
  • Elder abuse information.
  • How to set up a power of attorney.
  • Access to long-term care.

Recreation and learning                                                   

Durham Region has many recreation and learning centres. Some are open for everyone. Others are specifically for people over 55 or 65 years old. Learn how you can get involved.

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