Services & Amenities

Active and independent living is the focus at MacLeod House, our retirement home in Baddeck and Windsor, Nova Scotia. From the moment you arrive, you’ll quickly feel comfortable and at home thanks to caring staff and a range of services and amenities:

Health & Wellness

Enjoy independent living as we care for your mind, body and soul

  • Retirement home for the mind, body and soul

    Revel in the active lifestyle and independent living that MacLeod House makes possible through excellent retirement home care.

    We help you take care of your mind, body and soul through companionship with other residents and staff—and a wide range of activities and services:

    • Physical activities such as guided nature walks, yoga and gardening
    • Social activities such as community teas, movie nights and games
    • Spiritual activities such as church services
  • Health and wellness at MacLeod House

    Rest easy knowing you have full access to medical services in the community—and our handy shuttle service will get you there and back.

    We also offer comprehensive in-house care through health and wellness services at MacLeod House including:

    • Dietary consultations
    • Foot clinics
    • Massage treatments
    • Wellness clinics

Support for independent living

Should you feel more comfortable with additional support, we are happy to help you arrange for home care or other services.

Dining

Savour independent living with delicious meals prepared for you

Enjoy lunch and supper

Relax while we prepare you delicious lunches and suppers. Delight in the companionship of friends as you dine in our elegant, full-service dining room. Peruse our sample menu.

Guests welcome

We encourage you to have your guests join us at any time for a meal in our elegant, yet comfortable dining room at a nominal cost. It’s a great way for you to stay connected with friends and family while enjoying independent living.

Breakfast optional

For added flexibility, you can choose to make your own breakfast using your in-suite kitchenette—or join us in the dining room at a minimal additional cost.

Midnight munchies?

Come to the common kitchens for 24-hour access to a range of healthy snacks and beverages. Pull up a chair and have a chat with other residents over a cup of tea or coffee.

Dietary needs

We will work with you to accommodate your special dietary needs, such as diabetic, heart healthy and gluten-free. Call us at 1-844-741-4663 to discuss your needs further.

Enjoy lunch and supper

Relax while we prepare you delicious lunches and suppers. Delight in the companionship of friends as you dine in our elegant, full-service dining room. Peruse our sample menu.

Guests welcome

We encourage you to have your guests join us at any time for a meal in our elegant, yet comfortable dining room at a nominal cost. It’s a great way for you to stay connected with friends and family while enjoying independent living.

Breakfast optional

For added flexibility, you can choose to make your own breakfast using your in-suite kitchenette—or join us in the dining room at a minimal additional cost.

Midnight munchies?

Come to the common kitchens for 24-hour access to a range of healthy snacks and beverages. Pull up a chair and have a chat with other residents over a cup of tea or coffee.

Dietary needs

We will work with you to accommodate your special dietary needs, such as diabetic, heart healthy and gluten-free. Call us at 1-844-741-4663 to discuss your needs further.

Activites & Events

Meet new friends and join old friends

Enjoy independent living to its fullest by taking part in a wide range of activities and events. Whether at MacLeod House or in the community, you can meet new friends or join old friends as you participate in the many interesting activities and events on offer:

  • music ceilidhs and concerts
  • movie nights
  • community teas and socials
  • cribbage and other card games
  • guided walks on community trails
  • summertime deck days
  • day trips to local points of interest
  • Gaelic classes on the premises (Baddeck)
  • spiritual and church services
  • theme events

Comfort & Security

Feel comfortable, safe and secure as you continue to enjoy independent living

Surround yourself in comfort

From pictures of the grandkids to your favourite keepsake to your comfy armchair we encourage you to furnish and decorate your MacLeod House suite with furniture and personal items from home. If you have a green thumb, you’re welcome to bring along a plant from your garden and transplant it in ours.

Safety and security

Our caring and professional staff are available 24 hours a day to ensure your comfort and safety. And with an elevator, ramps, extra wide hallways and secured entryways, MacLeod House cares about your safety and security.

Your needs are front and centre

Your comfort and security is of utmost importance to us. Please call us on 1-844-741-4663 to discuss how we can make you feel more comfortable.

Seasonal & Respite Services

Enjoy a break

  • Seasonal stays at MacLeod House

    Take a holiday from the challenges of winter or experience summer in the vibrant communities of Windsor or Baddeck with seasonal stays at MacLeod House. The doors of our beautiful and vibrant retirement home are open to you no matter what time of year you are interested in staying with us.

  • Respite stays at MacLeod House

    Perhaps you’re looking for some extra support as you recover from a health procedure. Or maybe your family caregiver needs a little break. We are happy to welcome you into our warm and friendly retirement home for as short or as long a stay as you’d like.

Specific needs?

We will work with you to customize the kind of retirement home stay you are looking for. Please give us a call at 1-844-741-4663 to chat.