Discover premium senior living at Amica Whitby, an inviting retirement residence in one of Durham Region’s fastest-growing communities. Welcoming and well-established, it offers small-town charm with easy access to city amenities.
What type of care is available at Amica Whitby? Our wellness team is available 24/7. We combine exceptional hospitality, activities and amenities with professional care services. You can choose the option that best fits your needs:
For seniors with Alzheimer's or another type of dementia, you will have personalized support to meet your unique needs, even as those needs change. Our team looks forward to helping you find the right fit within Amica’s range of care options, including a dedicated Memory Care program.
What’s unique at Amica Whitby
Our residents describe the atmosphere as bright, cheerful and accessible, and a “community within a community.” Featuring six storeys of private residences, amenities and common areas, our building is centrally located, just north of downtown Whitby. You can look forward to enjoying a coffee or a cocktail on your own balcony that overlooks a treed, residential neighbourhood with a mixture of traditional and new homes. Many of our seniors are drawn from the nearby cities of Ajax and Oshawa.
Exploring the neighbourhood
Whitby is a vibrant community known for its safe environment and beautiful waterfront on Lake Ontario. Surrounded by farmland and small hamlets, it’s nevertheless part of the GTA and is easily accessed from a number of cities and towns. At Amica Whitby, you can relax on our spacious outdoor patio or take advantage of the town’s network of paved walking paths and access to urban services and venues, including shops, health care services and restaurants.
Things to do around Amica Whitby
Head downtown to see an attractive assortment of heritage buildings or stroll in nature along the walkable waterfront trail. To the north is the Heber Down Conservation Area, a beautiful nature preserve that offers plenty of green space and opportunities for walking, fishing, and picnicking. Popular excursions include placing a bet at Casino Ajax, taking scenic drives to Lake Ontario or the countryside, sampling wine and cheese at Ocala Winery & Orchards, shopping at Oshawa Centre, seeing the latest production at the Oshawa Little Theatre or checking out local festivals. Many of our residents stay active and social at Whitby Curling Club, Whitby Lawn Bowling Club, Lakeridge Ski Resort, Dagmar Ski Resort, Winchester Golf Club and Deer Creek Golf Club.