Red Oak Retirement Residence in Kanata

Welcome to Red Oak

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A short drive from downtown Ottawa, close to local attractions like the Kanata Centrum Shopping Centre, and surrounded by green space, Red Oak offers a welcoming, vibrant atmosphere and a true feeling of home. Our name is inspired by our majestic, century-old Red Oak tree, which greets visitors with its balance, purpose, and strength. Whether you’re strolling through our Kew Gardens Greenhouse, swimming in our Saltwater Pool or seeing a movie in the Globe Movie Theatre, Red Oak is designed for enjoying life.

Amenities and Services

  • Meals/Dining rooms
  • Wifi Available
  • Exercise pool
  • Transportation
  • Frequent Excursions
  • Pet Friendly
  • Parking
  • 24/7 nursing and personal care

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Which living options suits you best?

Whether you're looking for an independent lifestyle or need some assistance, Sienna will help you live life fully. Here, you'll enjoy attentive service and the peace of mind that comes with 24/7 on-call support.

  • Respite Care Kanata

    Sometimes it’s good to have a place where you can take it easy for a while. We offer short, reasonably priced stays.

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  • Independent Living Kanata

    Live your life fully every day in a welcoming environment that offers: peace of mind, lots to do, attentive service, and 24/7 on-call emergency support.

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  • Seniors’ Apartments

    Pick from a selection of à la carte services while still having full access to our pool, amenities and leisure programing, including a full kitchen in your suite.

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Kind words from residents and families

  • “At Red Oak, you will find a very caring, helpful and dedicated management team, friendly staff members, excellent dining, professional wellness services, a variety of daily activities, a well-equipped gym, [a] heated swimming pool and hot tub, [a] chapel, [a] library, [a] theater - and friendly faces everywhere. All of this made Red Oak our destination of choice. We a very glad we did!”
  • “The Red Oak is beyond good, it is excellent. I have enjoyed 3.5 years as a resident and it meets all [my] expectations. Management is quick to respond to any concerns with immediate action [and] understands the community and its needs.”
  • “My husband and I have enjoyed the Red Oak as our home for the past 4 years. Management excels in all aspects. [There are] superior amenities, such as, salt water pool, pool room, gym, chapel and hair dressing. [The amenities] make our daily life enjoyable.”
  • “Beautiful property with authentic, caring staff. Highly recommend!”

Life in our community

  • Lifestyle & Activities

    Our programming is designed around you, your choices, and your interests. Our approach is designed around nurturing your body, mind, and spirit in the ways you like best.

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  • Dining to Enjoy

    Our chefs pride themselves on preparing delicious and nutritious menus that change daily for residents and guests to enjoy. Using only the freshest ingredients, we prepare everything from familiar favourites to new creations.

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  • Red Oak at a Glance

    In addition to Services & Amenities offered by all Sienna Senior Living retirement residences, Red Oak offers a range of opportunities that make it a truly distinctive experience.

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How can we help you?

Please fill out the form below, and one of our team members will get back to you shortly. For job inquiries, please visit our Careers page.

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Read our stories, view our pictures, and discover what your life could be like. Tomorrow is a new day, live it fully.

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