from our residents
  • "I love living here. My suite is bright, spa­cious and cozy. It really feels like home. I get delicious meals every night and I don’t have to cook. I love that there is always some­thing to do here. Plus, we have a very welcoming staff, they are always here if I ever need any­thing. This is a wonderful place to live. I made the right decision to move here."

  • "I am thankful there is a place like this. Mom comes and goes as she pleases, she is very indepen­dent. She loves it here and she has been able to stay very active. I have total peace of mind knowing there is staff on site 24 hours a day. I am so happy that mom lives here."

    Tracy, Resident's Daughter
  • "I feel privileged to be here; it feels like one
    big happy family."

  • "I like knowing that I can come and go as I
    please and I like having dinner made for me.
    They say that women never get to retire but
    here they do."

  • “I like the activities.There are so many things to do they wear you out!”

  • "I still have my independence and I plan on keeping it! But if you need any help, the staff is available to back you up.”

  • “Living here has really given me new life, I enjoy being with people who have interesting stories to tell.There is support and camaraderie.”




Grand Avenue Village is ideal for seniors who want an independent and active lifestyle without the worries of maintaining a home or depending on family for help.Grand Avenue Village is a beautifully designed seniors’ lifestyle community. Our quality and maintenance-free suites and our staff’s attentive service give seniors the freedom to enjoy a high standard of living and pursue long-held retirement dreams.

Grand Avenue Village is located in the heart of Cochrane just off of Grand Avenue in the quarry area. From the Village, it is a short stroll to enjoy the best of Hollywood in the cinema; browse through the local boutiques; meet new friends at the library; enjoy lunch at local restaurants; get your errands done with local pharmacies, grocery, and Walmart; and book your appointments at nearby clinics.

We offer spacious studio, one- and two- bedroom wheel chair accessible suites that include a fridge, stove, window coverings, heat and air conditioning, cable and utilities. The addition of walk-in showers, raised toilets, grab bars, raised electrical outlets and lever handles add to the ease of day-to-day activities. Our 24hr emergency monitoring system provides the added security that allows you to experience the care-free lifestyle you deserve.

Jump aboard our courtesy shuttle bus when you have appointments to attend, errands to run or just want to enjoy a day of shopping.

Residents enjoy impeccable weekly housekeeping services. And, with the added convenience of our professional maintenance program, they will have time to relax in one of our many lounges, take part in our scheduled activity program and enjoy toe-tapping entertainment. For your enjoyment we offer a fitness room, crafts room, pub/lounge, pet care centre, games room, salon, cafe, workshop, theatre, therapy room and library. We also have state of the art video conferencing technology to keep you connected to your family, friends, and even out of town doctors.

Daily choices of delicious and nutritionally balanced meals are available in our friendly dining room with its cozy fireplace and scenic views of the surrounding mountains or prairies. Invite friends and family to dine with you any night, including those special times each month when we serve our sumptuous buffet.

All of our Villages have hassle-free environments where you can come and go as you wish… always knowing someone is available if assistance is required. And for those who may require personal care assistance or medication reminders, we employ the most skilled and compassionate staff who deliver services in the privacy of your own suite on your schedule and residents are also always welcome to utilize home care services through Alberta Health Services.

With the addition of your furniture and decorating ideas, your private residence at one of our Villages is your home in every sense; your small pet is welcome as are your guests.

Just imagine the peace of mind knowing all these services are yours, for one affordable monthly rent. Continue to enjoy your independence, privacy and social life in a safe and rewarding community – this is retirement living the way it should be!