The Town of Conception Bay South offers many programs, events, and informational resources for seniors (residents age 65+). This page is designed to act as a road map for residents to discover information that is directly relevant to seniors.

The Town of Conception Bay South has formed a Seniors Advisory Committee to provide insight and experience on matters involving seniors. The volunteer members of this committee play a valuable role in the community by ensuring the voices of our senior population are heard. Read the Seniors Advisory Committee Terms of Reference.

General duties include:

  • To liaise with Representatives of the Town of Conception Bay South regarding civic matters of interest to Seniors living within the boundaries of the Town;
  • Provide advice and perspective to the Town on its policies, services and programs that pertain to seniors;
  • Identify gaps and barriers and suggest solutions to the participation of seniors in all aspects of Town programming;
  • To promote and advocate, wherever appropriate, the concept of healthy aging for seniors
  • To work cooperatively with external agencies whose activities affect seniors living within the Town.

Interested in becoming a member of the Seniors Advisory Committee? Please fill out the application below. 

Those who are selected to serve on the Seniors Advisory Committee will be notified by e-mail or phone.  Form submissions will be kept on file for up to two years and reviewed to find replacements if vacancies open. 

Apply Here


    As a senior living in Conception Bay South, you may be entitled to a Seniors Property Tax Deduction or a Low Income Tax Deduction.  To apply for these programs, you can complete the forms below and submit to the Department of Finance at the Town Hall, or email completed forms to Paper forms are also available at the Town of Conception Bay South Town Hall.

    A Seniors Discount, as outlined in the annual Schedule of Rates and Fees, is available to senior citizens who meet the following criteria:

    • All prior year’s taxes must be paid to qualify;
    • The individual is 65 years or older in the current year (January 1 to December 31);
    • The individual is the registered owner and occupies the property as their principal place of residence year round;
    • All taxes are paid on or before the due date or arrangements have been made under the Equal Payment Program.
    • Residents who meet these criteria must request the Seniors Discount.
    • At the initial request, residents who meet these criteria must present proof of age. Proof of age will not be required after the initial request.
    • If any information changes regarding the resident’s primary residence, the resident must inform the Town.
    • Retroactive discounts will not be considered.
    • This discount cannot be combined with the Senior Citizen’s Property Tax Reduction or the Low Income Reduction.

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    Garbage & Recycling

    The Town of Conception Bay South strives to provide effective and efficient waste collection programs for residents, while keeping workers safe.

    The Town also offers bulk waste services to its residents, including both a pick-up and drop-off service. This service is free for seniors over 65. Learn more

    Our Department of Recreation and Leisure Services offers a variety of events throughout the year for seniors. Look for the annual seniors events, as well as all town events, in our events calendar or visit Programs and Activities for a full listing of current offerings.

    Seniors Socials

    Join us for a delicious lunch, followed by an afternoon social and dance with local entertainment. Please visit our event calendar to stay up-to-date. 

    • St. Patrick’s Day Seniors Social
    • Clara Nolan’s Ball (during the Kelligrews Soiree)
    • Halloween Seniors Social
    • Christmas Seniors Social

    Seniors Bus Outings

    Let us do the driving as we travel to local sites and activities. These socials take place between May to October each year. Please visit our event calendar to stay up-to-date. 

    Walking for Wellness

    Explore the beautiful paths and trails of Conception Bay South with this guided walking program. This is a free program that goes ahead rain or shine. There’s a winter set (combination of snowshoe and indoor walks), spring set and fall set. Learn more.

    Swimming at the Recreation Complex

    Our pool facility offers many opportunities for seniors including Shallow Water Fitness, Seniors Swims, Adult Leisure Swims, a hot tub and sauna facility. View the pool schedule.

    Conception Bay South Arena Walking Track

    The walking track at the Conception Bay South Arena is offered to the public free of charge. The track is open to the public during regular operation hours, unless there is a paid ticketed and/or private rental event occurring.

    Throughout the Town of Conception Bay South, there are many options for Seniors Housing.  Anyone looking for further information on any of the listing below should contact the group directly.

    Admirals Coast Retirement Center
    29 Anthonys Road
    Call: 709-744-7075
    All housed under one roof with communal dining area and private and semi private rooms.  Some assistance can be provided if required (i.e: with bathing).

    Aurora Estates
    332 Anchorage Road
    Call: 709-764-5546
    Aurora Estates is a 41 bed personal care home that provides Level 1 and Level 2 care. All housed under the same roof. We provide personal care assistance, medication administration, certified cook preparing all meals, physician on staff, registered nurse on staff, recreation program and more.

    Big Rock Holding Ltd.
    9 Long Shore Road
    Call: 709-834-4635 
    Accepting seniors aged 50+. Seniors affordable housing is a partnership with the NL Housing Corp.

    CBS Seniors Housing
    Dunns Hill Road
    Call: 709-764-5856
    55+ resident units. Maintenance free.

    Cole Thomas Drive
    Call: 709-682-7068
    2-4 unit rentals intended for 50+ residents.

    Heritage Square
    353 Conception Bay Highway
    Call: 709-834-4775

    Mountain View Condominiums
    Anchorage Road and Michelangelo Place
    Call: 709-240-0274
    Attached bungalows for 50+ residents

    Nextor Place 50+ Units
    Seal Cove

    Roberts Road
    Roberts Road North
    Call: 709-685-0637
    10 units. Attached bungalows for 55+ residents.

    Villas at Riverdale
    Mac Mar Lane
    969 Conception Bay Highway
    Call: 709-764-9600

    Stay up-to-date with news and events specifically for seniors by signing up for our e-mail distribution list. Simply fill out the form below.

      Didn’t find the information you were looking for? There are numerous other resources full of information for seniors. These include:

      Seniors NL – A not for profit organization dedicated to promoting the independence and well-being of older adults in Newfoundland and Labrador through the provision of information as well as various programs and services.
      Visit their website.
      Toll-free: 1-800-563-5599

      Office of the Seniors Advocate – an independent office of the House of Assembly of Newfoundland and Labrador that promotes positive changes to the systemic issues impacting seniors, programs and services.
      Visit their website.
      Phone: 709-729-6603
      Toll-free: 1-833-729-6603

      Newfoundland and Labrador Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse – a committee  who provide information and support to individuals and organizations (from both community and government) working to prevent elder abuse and/or provide services to those affected by this issue.
      Visit their website.
      Phone: (709) 737-2333
      Toll-free: 1-800-563-5599

      Eastern Health Community Supports Program – a program that focuses on supporting individuals, families and care providers by promoting independence, community inclusion, safety and overall well-being.
      Phone: 709-752-4835
      Adult Disabilities and Adults who May Need Protection: 709-752-4717
      Seniors: 709-752-4835
      Visit their website.

      RCMP – Seniors Guidebook to Safety and Security – a guide for seniors, their family members, care-givers, friends, and others regarding seniors’ safety and security.
      Visit their website.

      Emergencies – 911

      Emergencies for Deaf/Hard of Hearing TTY – 1-800-363-4334

      RCMP – 1- 800- 709- 7267, TTY 1-800-563 2172

      RNC – (709) 729-8000, Deaf/Hard of Hearing TTY: 1-800-363-4334

      To report an adult who may be at risk of abuse or neglect and who does not understand or appreciate that risk, please call – 1-855-376-4957 (no long distance charges will apply)

      To speak to a social worker with Eastern Health to find out about available community supports: (709) 752-4835 for over age 65  (for under age 65 call (709) 752-4717)

      SeniorsNL’s Information Line – 1-800-563-5599.

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