Seniors

SPL offers many entertaining and challenging programs for seniors, helping to broaden cultural and intellectual horizons, and enabling the pursuit of life-long learning.

Events

All Seniors Events

Services

Home Reader Service

Library materials are available to anyone living in Saskatoon who is unable to visit the library because of illness, age or disability. We will select library materials and have them delivered according to a schedule. Call 306.986.9719 for more information. Fill out the form and bring it in to your preferred library location. 

Home Reader Application Form

Book Deposit Service

We offer small collections of books at personal care homes and seniors' residences in Saskatoon. We will select the books to meet the needs of your residents and arrange for regular exchange of materials. 

Contact Outreach and Access Services to set one up. 

Print Disabled Services 

We have a collection of library materials specifically for people with print disabilities including, visual, physical or learning/reading disabilities. To register fill out the form and bring it to your preferred library location.

Print Disability Eligibility Form

Seniors' and Assisted Living

The following links provide information on different living arrangements, including contact information for residences throughout the city.
 

Personal Care Homes

Private business' that provide accommodation, meals and supervision or assistance with personal care in a residential atmosphere

 Enriched Housing

Seniors and Enriched/Assisted Housing are apartment or condo complexes where residents have their own suites but may access services such as meals, housekeeping, and emergency call services. Available services depend on the particular building.

 Long Term Care

Government-funded long-term care facilities where all aspects of care are provided. Access to Long-Term Care is provided through Client Patient Access Services (CPAS), a department of the Saskatoon Health Region. If you are unsure of what you need, they can also help you explore your housing options.