“At Pioneer Elder Care we believe in family values – in living together and celebrating together. Our Elder Care House is a place to love and be loved by our team, our residents and their families. “

– Mary Ellen Spear, Co-founder

Our locations

Pioneer Elder Care Inc. offers an innovative model of care for our residents requiring personal assistance. Pioneer Elder Care is unique in Ontario’s Elder Care industry for providing this exciting format of Elderly Care. We pride ourselves on offering a high level of continuity in quality treatment and a friendly welcoming home environment. While Pioneer Elder Care maintains a professional team capable of caring for a large number of residents, our ten resident model ensures that your loved one will receive the personal attention they deserve. Our home-like intimate environment is very important when dealing with Alzheimer’s and dementia, as it ensures that familiarity and consistency are maintained, enabling our residents to focus on enjoying life. 

Our beautiful ten resident homes are located at 180A Lakeshore Road, St. Catharines and 473 Vine Street, St. Catharines. It offers personal comfortable private rooms, wide hallways, a soothing living room and spacious dining area. In our homes you’ll find a warm cooked meal, catered to the needs of our residents.


Pioneer Elder Care house is a home for our residents and a home at heart for our team. Our team welcomes you visiting and feeling at home too. We are there for your loved family member, and when you want, you are welcome to be here with us. Our team encourages family activities, one on one visits, and larger family gatherings. We look forward to your family and friends coming to visit and encourage celebrations and holiday gatherings.


At the core of our 10-resident home model is a belief that quality care depends on the ability of our team to bond with our residents, learn their needs, their interests, take the time to talk and play games with them, get to know their families and share together in daily life.


Pioneer Elder Care offers its residents, quality of life and stability via treatment continuity. Our professional team of doctors, nurses and caregivers ensures your family member receives the high level of physical and emotional care.