Extendicare Burloak

Site: Burlington

Service: Long Term Care Home

Record #: BTN4419
Last Full Update: 19 Jun 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-639-6389; 
To arrange a tour 905-639-6389 ext 224
Fax 905-639-7259
Website www.extendicareburloak.com
Social Media LinkedIn LinkedIn
Primary Contact Heather Potwarka, Resident Services Coordinator; Phone: 905-639-6389 ext 225; Email: heather.potwarka@extendicare.com
Volunteer Coordinator Ryan Campbell, Recreation Manager; Phone: 905-639-6389 ext 228; Email: ryan.campbell@extendicare.com
Contact Form www.extendicareburloak.com/contact/

Agency Information

Description (Agency)

A Long-Term Care Home licensed or approved by the Ministry of Long Term-Care for individuals who require help with the activities of daily living, access to 24 hour nursing care or supervision in a secure setting

Legal Status (60) Commercial
Established May 2002
Primary Executive Sharon Bailey, Executive Director; Phone: 905-639-6389 ext 222; Email: sharon.bailey@extendicare.com
Alternate Executive Roselin Roselin, Director of Care; Phone: 905-639-6389 ext 223; Email: roselin.roselin@extendicare.com
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Long-term Care ; Fees

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

144 bed Long-Term Care Home

  • Residential care with 24-hour nursing and personal care
  • Access to a doctor with 24-hour on-call coverage, and other health professionals
  • Divided into five resident home areas, each with 24 to 30 residents
  • Each home area has its own dining room, living room, den, sun room and outdoor gardens
  • Located in an established neighbourhood next door to a large park and public bus route 


  • Personal care by Personal Support Workers (assistance with eating, dressing, bathing, walking)  
  • Palliative care  
  • On-site lab and x-ray services  
  • Full time Physiotherapy staff and Restorative Care Program  
  • Registered Dietitian  
  • Social Service Worker  
  • On-site foot care and dentistry services  
  • Personal laundry services  
  • Recreational programming 7 days a week
  • Full service Hair Salon

Primary care staffing (staff do not rotate through building or shifts, providing better continuity of care for residents)

  • Spiritual Care
  • Music therapy
  • Art therapy
  • Horticulture therapy
  • Harvest Room and Gathering Place available for special events
  • Gardens and patios that include both flowers and vegetables 

Accredited by CARF International


Mon-Sun 24 hours

Administration Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm

Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and up 
Eligibility determined by Ontario Health atHome * client must have a valid health card, have maximized available community supports, and have care requirements that can be met in long term care

Contact Ontario Health atHome Burlington Office 905-639-5228 or 1-800-810-0000

Languages English
Fees Service - monthly rent ; Fees set by the Ontario Ministry of Long-Term Care * Fee assistance available for basic long-term care accommodation ; assistance is provided by Long-Term Care Home Rate Reduction Program.

Site Information

Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
5959 New St
Burlington, ON L7L 6W5
Intersection Burloak Dr and New St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Health Care ; Older Adults
HCSD Sub Heading Long Term Care Homes ; Long-Term Care Homes
Service Categories Nursing Facilities