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Retire in CK

Globe and Mail's 2015 Top 6 Retirement Hot Spots

When Chatham-Kent locals found out that the Globe and Mail newspaper was doing Canada-wide coverage of retirement hot spots across the country, they quickly contacted the paper to say, "Pick Chatham-Kent!". After looking into the community more and speaking to locals, the Globe and Mail selected CK as one of six communities across Canada to be featured. Read the whole feature article to see why Chatham-Kent is a great destination for people looking to put down roots and get involved.

There are many reasons to choose Chatham-Kent for your retirement. You'll find an affordable community with a high quality of life. Our mild climate allows you to enjoy the warmth of summer a little longer and participate in outdoor recreation year-round. Many recreation and entertainment activities are also available at lower cost than other places in Ontario, and the attractions of larger cities like Detroit and Toronto are a short drive away. Find your new home in Chatham-Kent.

Visit the Event Calendar to see what is going on in CK, and for suggested itineraries.

Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, events may be cancelled and some businesses may be temporarily closed.

Considering Chatham-Kent for your retirement? Visit us virtually and connect with a member of the LivingCK team to learn more about life in Chatham-Kent.