Governor General to visit Perley Health long-term care home

November 30, 2023

OTTAWA, Ontario—Their Excellencies the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, and Mr. Whit Fraser will bring holiday cheer to Perley Health long-term care home by meeting with seniors, veterans, older adults and members of the Perley Health community.

As commander-in-chief of Canada, the governor general plays a major role in recognizing the importance of Canada’s military at home and abroad. The Governor General offers support and encouragement to members and veterans of the Canadian Armed Forces, their families and their loved ones and helps Canadians recognize the military’s past and present contributions to our country.

Date: December 4, 2023
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: 1750 Russell Road, Ottawa, ON

Notes for media

  • All media intending to report on the Governor General’s visit must register their attendance with Perley Health.
  • Photos of the Governor General’s participation in the event can be provided to media upon request via

About Perley Health

Perley Health is a unique and innovative community that empowers seniors and veterans to live life to the fullest. Home to more than 600 seniors and veterans in long-term care and in independent apartments, Perley Health provides a number of clinical, therapeutic and recreational services to veterans, residents, tenants and people from across the region.

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Media information:
Rideau Hall Press Office

Jay Innes
Director of Communications, Perley Health

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