Facility Amenities

Some of the available services at Aven Manor and Aven Cottages are:

Notary Services for Seniors

AVENS, A Community for Seniors, is proud to announce that there are NEW Notary Public services offerings for all Seniors and for all members of the Yellowknife Seniors Society starting on Monday, March 14th, 2022. Operating in both French and English, AVENS is proud to offer all duties of Notary Public of Commissioner for oaths, affidavits, statutory declarations, affirmations, and certification of true copies of documents. Walk-in services will be available, Monday through Friday, 10 AM to 3:00 PM with no appointment necessary. These Notary and Commissioner services are being provided FREE of charge for all Seniors. Non-seniors and general public, requiring this service will be encouraged to donate to AVENS in lieu of payment. Taxable receipts will be provided for donations over $20.

Sunset Hair Salon

867-873-2165 / 867-446-6926


foot care room

Dental Clinic

Private rooms

with telephone and/or cable available at a cost to the residents


sensory stimulation therapy

Nursing and personal care

including medication administration

Visiting Physicians

Housekeeping and Laundry Services

Recreation Therapy Program

Home cooked meals with Dietitian support

Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy

Active volunteer program

Dog Therapy for residents

Dog Therapy for residents

AVENS Growing Cooperative (AGCO)

A Greenhouse Growing Cooperative for Seniors. Seniors have access to their own heated greenhouse to sustainably grow their own vegetables.

The Tuk Shop

a place where seniors can come and purchase general commensary items such as slippers, socks, deoderant, magazines, cards, puzzles, books, etc.
Alzheimer Society logo

The Alzheimer Society Alberta and Northwest Territorieshave an office located in the Baker Community Centre.  Support and resources for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia are provided to individuals, families and/or care providers.

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