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Welcome to Pleasant View

  • elder abuse

    What Banks Are Doing to Halt Elder Abuse

    Why some are proactive, but others are afraid to be

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  • Aging Delay

    Can We Delay Aging?

    Research on animals suggests we could improve humans healthy lifespan

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  • clothes

    Getting Rid of Possessions: It’s Harder Than You Think

    Since the process is partly psychological, here’s how to prepare.

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  • Misconceptions

    The 2 Big Misconceptions About Long-Term Care

    Knowing this will save you so much time, money, and trouble.

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Living at Pleasant View offers the best in retirement living today along with a plan in place for your future. You’ll have a level of assurance and security that is truly invaluable. True peace of mind comes from knowing a full continuum of care is available on campus should you ever need it. Pleasant View is the first and only Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC) in Ottawa—and the area’s only faith-based CCRC offering Independent Living, Assisted Living, Healthcare/Skilled Nursing, Memory Support, and Physical, Occupational and Speech Rehabilitation Therapies.


Pleasant View welcomes people of all faiths, beliefs and traditions. Pledging to the letter and spirit of U. S. policy for the advancement of equal housing opportunity throughout the Nation, we offer options in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin.