Forestview Retirement Residence overlooks a lush ravine green belt which provides a park-like setting to be enjoyed by residents, their friends and families. For those wanting to retire to a refreshing, natural setting, close to all the conveniences and comforts of city living, Forestview is your best choice.
With 128 suites ranging in styles from studio – 2 bedroom and secure underground parking, this elegantly appointed retirement community offers lifestyle choices including Independent, Independent with Assistance (Full Service) or Assisted Living, making it the ideal place for inspired senior living.
Forestview Retirement Residence is located near the intersection of Finch Ave. W. and Bathurst St. and is owned and operated by Advent Health Care Corporation.
Services & Amenities
It's all here for you
Health & Wellness
Safety & Security
Health & Wellness
We take your health seriously. Health is everything and that’s why we spend so much time making sure you live a healthy and active life. Our team of highly-skilled and friendly health care professionals are available around the clock to ensure your immediate and future needs are met. Let’s manage your health together.
Provision of comprehensive health services by our registered staff
At Forestview, everything we do is to ensure that you have a great day, every day! That’s why we offer a variety of interesting and engaging activities – there is always something to do at Forestview! At our monthly residents’ meeting your valued opinions and suggestions help to shape our calendar of events that will certainly inspire you to participate!
Excursions such as to museums, galleries, entertainment venues, shopping
Fitness classes including Brain Gym, Exercise classes, and Yoga
Guest speakers specializing in music, art, health, education, technology, and politics
Regularly scheduled live entertainment
On-site vendors offering unique clothing, gifts, and more so you can shop in the convenience of your home
Safety & Security
Forestview Retirement Residence is a place you can call home. And not because it's where you wake up every morning, but because you're surrounded by peace of mind and warmth from people who genuinely care about your well-being. We believe that you should feel safe and reassured when living in your new home. The building has new innovative safety features.
24/7 Emergency response pendant available
Security door system and cameras in public areas
Regular fire safety and equipment testing
Sprinkler system and smoke detectors
Emergency response system in every suite
Living at Forestview you will be energized and inspired, whether you’re relaxing in the comfort of your suite, listening to live music or enjoying a board game with friends. Experience our chef’s home cooking and invite your family and friends to join you for a meal. Your friends will feel comfortable the moment they enter the lounge. Try “Stretch and Balance” or “Morning Meditation” and after lunch, come down for an afternoon massage. The choice is yours.
Modern Spa and Salon
Media Theatre and Games Room
Library and free wireless internet throughout the community
Bistro and Juice Bar
For most of us, the kitchen is the heart of any home. At Forestview, everyone is welcomed with open arms and provided with good food that satisfies the tastes and preferences of everyone served. It is our pleasure to serve you! We know that sharing good food with your loved ones creates wonderful memories and at Forestview, our culinary team takes care of everything so you can still be the host of the party. We are quite literally at your service.
Continental Breakfast overlooking the ravine
Dining Room Service with open seating – Lunch & Dinner
Monthly Sunday Brunch
Daily specials and a-la-carte menu options including vegetarian options
Your new home should feel like your own with a style and setting that's distinctly yours. Personalized suites makes Forestview Retirement Residence feel as special and warm as your old home—you can bring your favourite possessions, treasured antiques and furry loved ones too. We plan on taking care of everything else so you can spend time planning your next adventure— you've earned it.
Elegantly appointed studio, one and two bedroom suites
Individual heating and cooling system in each suite
Kitchenette with compact refrigerator
Emergency Response System and fully sprinklered suites
We believe food is more than sustenance. Good food should be enjoyed with friends, made with fresh local ingredients, prepared from scratch by an experienced culinary team, and served by friendly and courteous dining staff who know your personal tastes.
Breakfast Sample Menu
Full continental breakfast with fresh fruits, yogurts, hot and cold cereal, fresh pastries, and a great selection of breads, bagels and dried fruit.
Lunch Sample Menu
Caesar salad or butternut squash soup, grilled chicken club sandwich with coleslaw OR vegetarian beef on a pretzel bun with potato salad, homemade ice cream sandwich or assorted dessert squares
Dinner Sample Menu
Fresh garden salad or minestrone soup, pan seared Atlantic salmon, herbed couscous, roasted spring vegetables, OR roasted chicken, mashed potatoes, lemon garlic green beans, and warm toffee pudding with cream for dessert
Nestled on the edge of a ravine, in a serene park setting and on the same campus as North York General Hospital – Branson Division, Forestview is centrally located and close to healthcare, shopping, dining, places of worship, public transit, recreational facilities, libraries, and the entertainment hub of downtown North York.