Welcome to our webpage for programs, services, news and information for Kitchener older adults! To learn more about living and aging well in Kitchener, view our Age Friendly Kitchener Action Plan.

Click on a title in the “on this page” list to jump down to information related to the topic. You can click the “back to top” button on the right side of the page to come back to the list.

On this page:

  1. Get email updates
  2. Active at Home
  3. City services, information and bylaws
  4. Transportation
  5. Things to do
  6. Programs
  7. Services for older adults
  8. Get involved

Get email updates

On any of the pages linked from this directory, you can subscribe using the green “subscribe” button on the right side of the page. When we update a page, you’ll get an email.

Active at Home

Learn about our Active at Home programs and activities for seniors, including:

  • social support calls
  • virtual social program
  • Kitchener Connections telephone based recreational programs
  • virtual workouts for older adults
  • online activities from the Alzheimer Society of Waterloo Wellington

There are lots more programs available through Active at Home.

Kitchener Tech Connects

Visit our Kitchener Tech Connects page to learn about our free technology courses. You can learn about iPads, Chromebooks, email, the internet and more.

City services, information and bylaws


Things to do

We host lots of events in Kitchener. You can find upcoming events on our calendar.

Looking for more ways to get more involved in your neighbourhood? For inspiration, ideas, and grant information for neighbourhood projects, visit our LoveMyHood website. 


Click on each title to unfold the box where you will find information.

Programs you need to register for

On ActiveNet, start by searching for a program. To make your search more specific, choose a date, time and age category by selecting preferred options from the column on the left of your screen. 

Drop-in programs
Community centres
Neighbourhood associations

Neighbourhood associations in Kitchener offer programs and activities for older adults. Visit our webpage to learn more.

Registration and help 

Services for older adults

Click on each title to unfold the box where you will find information.

Social programs
Health resources and services 
Personal care 
Affordable hair services are available at the Downtown Community Centre, call for more information.  
Long term care and housing
Community supports 
New to Canada
Visit the Region of Waterloo's website to find supports to help you get settled in Canada.

Get involved