Integrated Care for Older Adults and Their Families

Part of our mandate includes enhancing the older adult under our care by supporting their care-givers. Families can be educated on the nature of the condition their loved one is experiencing, and coached in how to respond to it. They will receive regular objective updates on the functionality of the patients as well as a better sense of the rate of change, leading to better planning. They will be tied into existing community groups and […]

In Memory of Robin Newton

Thank you to the Newton Family for Choosing PEP as their charity of choice to receive donations in Memory of Robin. Pam, and her friends and family have always been great supporters of our program and we are honoured that they thought of our clients and their caregivers during this sad time. If you are wishing to donate to PEP you can go to the link below or click donate now on our homepage. Donate […]

PEP 9 & Dine Golf Tournament – August 20, 2021

    Join Us for a Special Nine and Dine in Support of PEP Seniors Therapeutic Centre! $60/person includes 9-holes with shared power cart and dinner! (Perth Golf Course members $50/person) Friday August 20th — tee-times can be reserved between 3PM-5PM with dinner to follow on the patio-dining or take-to-go! Dinner can be chosen from a variety of our restaurant items! ***For every participant, $20 will be donated to support PEP*** THANK YOU FOR YOUR […]

COVID-19 Information

COVID BOOKING UPDATE For your information, the Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit is accepting second 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 […]

PEP Expanding to Two Days in Smiths Falls

PEP SENIOR DAY PROGRAM EXPANDING TO TWO DAYS A WEEK IN SMITHS FALLS PEP is pleased to announce that we will be offering a second day of programming in Smiths Falls with the support of The United Way Lanark County. We are currently accepting referrals for our Smiths Falls Program days. Please call us directly at 613-201-7172 or email us at, A HUGE thank you to the United Way for supporting this initiative.   […]