Public Notice: 2019 Volunteer Awards, news and more Updated 3/1/2019

The Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre

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The Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre (Perley Rideau) has transformed itself into a Seniors Village while continuing to provide excellent care to our long-term residents. It is one of the largest seniors' care centres in Ontario with 250 veteran residents and 200 community residents, more than 100 new tenants, an increasing number of seniors being served in the community, 800 staff and 350 volunteers.

The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care make available 50% of the approximate $55 million budget with Veterans Affairs Canada providing 15%, residents 23% and community services and other sources 12%.

The Perley Rideau is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors varying in number from 9 to 18 who help shape the future of one of the best centres in the province.

2016 Board of Directors

For a listing of Board members, click here.

The Board of Directors has six standing committees: Audit and Risk Management Committee, Executive Committee;  Governance Committee, Quality of Life and Safety Committee; Seniors Housing Committee and the Stakeholders Liaison Committee. The Perley Rideau Board is made up of qualified independent members and senior executives, some employed and some retired. Together, the Board has collective expertise in managing private sector and corporations, overseeing various levels of government, and advising on matters related to health, seniors and veterans.

Directors are expected to attend monthly Board meetings and one committee bi-monthly and one or two Saturday morning workshops during each year. 

Click here to view Board Policies and Procedures.

Click here to obtain more information on the Application Process.