As soon as you walk through the front door at The Waverley Retirement Residence, you’ll know you have discovered a special place. The Waverley offers a warm and inviting residence that “feels like home,” combining the grace and charm of an elegant Victorian mansion with all the modern care and services for inspired senior living. Centrally located in the quiet residential neighborhood of picturesque Old South London, our residents enjoy easy access to Wortley Village, shopping and other amenities. With comfortable dining and extensive program activities, the Waverley is perfect for an active living lifestyle. A reflection of the community it’s been a part of for more than 30 years, The Waverley has uncommon luxury and understated elegance.
An avid gardener, Rouchelle brings the same level of care and attention in fostering continuous personal growth in each resident as she does to the gardens at the Waverley. The result is a community with a wonderfully unique and compassionate atmosphere that makes The Waverley a fulfilling place to live.
Services & Amenities
Good health is the state in which you are at your best, when your physical, mental and social well-being are flourishing. It is the ability to reach your full potential. Living with Verve allows you to get the assistance you need to be at your best physically, mentally and socially. At The Waverley, your comfort and well-being are the primary concern of our team of professional health care professionals, Our goal is to ensure that all your health and wellness needs are met.
Just because you’re aging doesn’t mean you should stop living an active and vibrant lifestyle. At the Waverly, we care about your dreams, passions and hobbies that are as unique as you are. We can offer a place where you can continue to grow as an individual by being socially connected, and challenged in spirit, body, and mind.
The Waverley is a place you can call home, 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 here. Our security and safety features are just the beginning. All our staff are trained in specific safety and security procedures which means that your safety isn't treated like a job—it's woven into everything we do.
At The Waverley, we make your comfort and well-being our primary concern so that you can focus on enjoying your golden years in comfort and security. Our fully-trained staff are there to make sure your suites are clean and maintained, leaving you to enjoy community outings and activities as well as social gatherings.
For most of us, the kitchen is the heart of the home. Everyone is welcomed with open arms and good food, and keeping in mind the tastes and preferences of both guests and family members alike is a pleasure. We agree that fussing over loved ones is a joyful part of creating a memorable meal, be it formal or informal. At The Waverly, our culinary team takes care of everything so you can enjoy your time with friends and family. We are quite literally at your service!
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At The Waverley, our personalized suites can offer a style and setting that’s distinctly yours, making your new home feel as warm and special as your former home. You can decorate your suite with your treasured antiques and we welcome your furry loved ones, too. Let us take care of everything so you can spend time planning your next adventure. After all, you've earned it.
We believe food should be 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
Continental Breakfast:Choice of juice, hot or cold cereal, assorted breads with your choice of spreads, plus daily breakfast specials such as pancakes and bacon or yogurt with fruit.
Lunch Sample Menu
Creamy potato and leek soup, garlic rosemary chicken, cilantro rice, sugared baby carrots, and apple pie à la mode for dessert.
Dinner Sample Menu
Pan seared Atlantic salmon, herbed couscous, roasted spring vegetables, and warm toffee pudding with cream for dessert. Prime rib of beef, mashed potatoes, lemon garlic green beans, and gourmet brownies for dessert.
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As a designated heritage property The Waverley is centrally located on a lovely, tree-lined avenue in the quiet residential neighbourhood of Old South London. It is close to downtown and major hospitals, and within walking distance of charming Wortley Village, which offers an array of shops and services. Local buses run along Grand Avenue and Ridout Street. WalkScore.com gives The Waverley Retirement Residence a Walk Score of 76 (out of 100) or “Very Walkable” as most errands can be accomplished on foot. Residents can become involved with the community by attending events at the Horton Street Senior Centre, Hamilton Road Senior Centre and the Kiwanis. Enjoy the year-round festivities at Wortley Village such at Bowling on the Green, Christmas in the Village, etc. The Waverley is only a few blocks from Downtown London where you can stroll through the Farmer’s Market and enjoy many of the city’s celebrations. Nearby parks include: Thames Park, Dunkirk Place Park and Belvedere Park.
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