Rideaucrest Home is a City-owned, non-profit long-term care facility. It overlooks Kingston's beautiful inner harbour just three blocks from the city's downtown core.

Rideaucrest offers 170 bright, climate-controlled, single-resident rooms. Its gathering and activity spaces are equipped with modern and accessible comforts aimed at supporting and enriching the lives of residents.

A rich history in Kingston

Rideaucrest has been at 175 Rideau St. since 1993. The City's original long-term care home was a stone building built in 1935 on Montreal Street.

The home expanded three times between 1956 and 1967, to become a 256-bed facility providing care and services to elderly residents. In 1985, a study looked at the need to renovate the space and modernize services, paving the way for the new Rideaucrest Home to be built.

Mission, Vision & Values

Mission – Rideaucrest Home is a community of care, compassion and individuality.

Vision – Rideaucrest Home aspires to provide a safe home environment and is committed to providing the highest quality service.


Preserve & promote health
Team Work

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