Christmas Hours at PEP

PEP will be closed the week of December 27th and will re-open on January 3rd. We will be in touch with our caregivers to offer one day of respite during this time. All of the staff, volunteers and Board Members would like to wish you a safe and very Merry Christmas!

Christmas Gift Idea

What do you buy for someone who has everything? Do you wish your loved one had a day out of their house to socialize? Would your loved one benefit from  cognitive  stimulation? Are you concerned about your loved ones strength and balance? PEP provides all of these therapies in one day, and under one roof. We have locations in Perth and Smiths Falls. Now until December 17th you can purchase 6 PEP sessions for the […]

COVID-19 Information

COVID BOOKING UPDATE For your information, the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is accepting third vaccination appointments for those that qualify. You are also able to reschedule a current appointment if an earlier date is available. To book or rebook use the Province’s online booking tool at or the Provincial Booking Phone-line at 1-888-999-6488, opens Monday 8:00am till 8:00pm. If you have any trouble, please don’t hesitate to contact PEP at 613-201-7172 […]

PEP Welcomes New Executive Director

  It is with great excitement that the PEP Seniors Therapeutic Centre welcomes Suzanne Rintoul as the new Executive Director, beginning in June.  Suzanne is no stranger to PEP as she was one of the founding members of the program.  Since the program’s inception in 2014, she has worked on several committees and as a Board member. “I am truly grateful to the PEP Board of Directors to be offered this new role. I vow […]

Community Centre Without Walls – Lanark County (CCWW)

PEP is adapting our programming to fit the needs of our clients and families during this time.                   The North Lanark Community Health Centre (NLCHC) and PEP Seniors Therapeutic Centre (PEP) are teaming up to help area seniors, and adults living with disabilities, stay connected through a new telephone-based group programming venture – called the Community Centre Without Walls – Lanark County. PEP and the NLCHC have […]

PEP Adapting Programming Due to Coronavirus

Please note that due to concern for our clients and their caregivers we have decided to cancel all programming at both our Perth and Smiths Falls locations for the next week and possibly longer. We will be monitoring the situation and will make decisions on an informed basis. The phone and email will be monitored on a regular basis for those wishing to be in contact with us. We consider the health of our clients, […]

PEP Has Reopened

PEP Seniors Therapeutic Centre has reopened. The day program has been adapted in response to the Lanark Leeds and Grenville Health Unit guidelines. We have begun welcoming our clients back to the day program in a safe and fun manner. Our program hours are 8:30 am – 4:00 pm. Please call us to confirm times and availability. We continue to call and check in with all of our clients and their families during this difficult […]

A Little Bit Of Kindness Goes A Long Way – Thank you Twisted Fork

Thank you to Kelly and her staff at the Twisted Fork for their generous offer of supplying Personal Picnics To Go for our clients that may be a bit shut in right now. PEP staff and board of directors delivered the lunch in a safe manner using all health recommendations. Our clients were very excited to receive this special lunch and get to wave hello from the safety of their homes. Some words from our […]

Lanark Trades Tournament – Fundraiser – Cancelled May 8, 2020

Thank you for your interest in the Lanark Tradesmen Tournament.  The Tradesmen Tournament that would have been taking place on May 8th, 2020 due to COVID -19 has been cancelled.  Were hoping to be able to organize it a later date. WHAT IS A TRADES TOURNEY? Two teams will run head-to-head through a relay of events in a tag-team style (e.g., one team member completes the first event, then passes the baton to the next […]