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Helen Henderson Care Centre (long-term care and retirement lodge), has a clear health status. Please visit anytime. 

For more information about our home, please contact:
Director of Care Sue Reynolds: 613-384-4585 ext.240 |
Owner/Operator/Administrator Lisa Gibson: 613-384-4585 ext.222 |
Infection Prevention & Control Lead Faith McGee: 613-384-4585 ext.230 |

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Call the Long-Term Care Family Support and Action Line | Toll-free: 1-866-434-0144

Hours of operation: 8:30 am-7 pm, 7 days a week

Long-Term Care in Kingston | Helen Henderson Health Care

The purpose of long term care is to offer assistance to patients with regular activities for a long period of time. This can go on for months or even years in certain cases. Naturally, you’d want to consult a reliable care centre to handle this; long term care requires patience and knowledge. Helen Henderson Care Centre is one that you can rely on for assistance in this regard; they have been helping patients since 1984.

Owned and operated by the Gibson family, the retirement lodge is is accredited by the Ontario Retirement Communities Association. The nursing home is accredited by Accreditation Canada.

For more than 50 years, the Gibson family has been providing the highest quality of service in retirement and long-term care. Staff and management have fostered the views and values of the Gibson family and take pride and ownership in their work. Together, they form a multidisciplinary team with assistance from volunteers and clergy who provide a solid link to the community.

We want to see you, or your loved one, continue the daily activities carried-out at home PLUS introduce a few more.  Our programs are designed to encompass mind, body and soul.

Why Planning in Advance is a Smart Idea

While considering long term care in Kingston, it is important that you plan for the future. Even though people are living longer today, it doesn’t necessarily mean that they will be perfectly able in their old age. With meticulous planning, you or your loved ones can avoid a shock in terms of future expenses. This sort of care can help with not only a patient’s physical inabilities, but also with their mental and social approach. A good long t

erm care service will keep them healthy and happy, which would, in turn, help with their psyche.

Helen Henderson Care Centre offers comprehensive and responsible long-term care services that are provided based on a patient’s needs. We understand everyone is distinct from one another, and offer our services in a uniquely caring way. Patients, young or old, who are not able to function or perform activities as they used to, can live safely at our nursing home in Kingston. We are pleased to offer the following services for the comfort and convenience of our residents. There are many on premise amenities that make our residents feel safe,…
All meals are prepared fresh in our kitchen and served daily. There are two menu choices for each meal as well as special meals and modifications made upon request. Our Registered Dietician assesses each resident on a regular basis to ensure that they are recieving proper intake and maintaining a well balanced diet. Between each meal tasty snacks are served from room to room with a variety of nourishment. Menus are changed on a seasonal basis and our Dietary Supervisor conducts Menu Committee Meetings to ensure that Residents are given the…
Helen Henderson Care Centre offers a variety of accommodation options. We have basic rooms and private rooms. "Preferred Accommodation" is the term used to describe a room with a private bedroom and bathroom. "Basic Accommodation" refers to the style of rooms that are shared by two residents with a common bathroom.
Helen Henderson Care Centre has all the comforts of home as well as some additional conveniences to make your life easier. Our facility is one level and surrounded outdoors by paved walkways to ensure that everyone can enjoy all aspects of our beautiful Home!

Home Sweet Home

Ensuring you and your loved ones feel welcome, comfortable and secure is our main priority. For over 45 years the Gibson family has provided caring staff, warm furnishings and all the comforts of home.

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Let's Get Physical

Our goal is to work closely with you to maintain your independence through physical therapy, restorative care and a variety of recreational activities run by our team of physiotherapists and activity professionals.


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Bon Appetit

Our staff take great pride in providing our residents with a memorable dining experience. Meals times provide an opportunity for residents to socialize together over some home cooking.

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