GEF Seniors HousingEDMONTON, Alberta
Leaders in friendly, affordable, secure housing and services for seniors.
GEF Seniors Housing is a not-for-profit registered charity. We are the largest provider of subsidized seniors' housing in Alberta. Our mission is to provide friendly, affordable, secure housing and services for seniors in the Edmonton community. With the help of our employees, volunteers and donors, we make a difference in the lives of more than 3,6OO seniors, giving them and their families peace of mind.
GEF Seniors Housing was established in 1959 under provincial legislation called The Homes for the Aged Act. In the 1960's the government wanted to build retirement homes throughout Alberta, called lodges, for low income seniors. The province continued to build these homes until 1984.