Common areas

Common areas

There aren’t enough hours in a day!

Ambiance offers you the space and opportunities to let your imagination run wild. Its many amenities mean you can enjoy every moment as you see fit.

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Dining room
Dining room
Private dining room
Private dining room
Panoramic lounge
Panoramic lounge
Library
Library
Salon with piano
Salon with piano
Billiards room
Billiards room
Gym
Gym
Indoor swimming pool
Indoor swimming pool
Spa
Spa
Activity room
Activity room
Movie theatre
Movie theatre
Place of worship
Place of worship
Hair and beauty salon
Hair and beauty salon
Gardens
Gardens
Roof terrace
Roof terrace
Petanque
Petanque
Pharmaceutical counter
Pharmaceutical counter
Bistro and convenience store
Bistro and convenience store

Common areas

The apartments

Note that our units also have many amenities and benefits specific to the residence.

Four appliances
Electricity, heating / air conditioning
Cable TV
Access to common areas
Participation in activities organized by an activity manager
Security 24/7
Studio
385 sq.ft. to 505 sq.ft.
Starting at $1,635 per month
3½ (1 bdr)
577 sq.ft. to à 902 sq.ft.
Starting at $2,230 per month
3½ + den (1 bdr)
1,125 sq.ft. to 1,167 sq.ft.
$3,591 per month
4½ (2 bdr)
902 sq.ft. to 1,408 sq.ft.
Starting at $3,459 per month
5½ (3 bdr)
1,398 sq.ft.
Starting at $4,576 per month

Your kind of comfort

  • Full kitchen with appliances
  • Large bathroom with linen closet
  • Ceramic surfaces in bathroom
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Closed in-unit storage spaces
  • Large windows
  • Superior soundproofing

48 care units to make your daily life easier

Dedicated to those who are semi-autonomous or with a slight loss of independence, the care units offer daily tailored assistance with a team of highly qualified healthcare professionals. Care units are available 24 hours a day and are occasionally accessible for convalescence or to offer a break to the usual caregiver.

Learn more about the care units

 

Optional care services are also offered on an à la carte basis to autonomous residents: Medication administration and management, help with support stockings, change of bandages and dressings, vital signs and weight measurement, partial bath, bathing assistance in the apartment or a therapeutic bath…

Common areas

Common areas

There aren’t enough hours in a day!

Ambiance offers you the space and opportunities to let your imagination run wild. Its many amenities mean you can enjoy every moment as you see fit.

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Dining room
Dining room
Private dining room
Private dining room
Panoramic lounge
Panoramic lounge
Library
Library
Salon with piano
Salon with piano
Billiards room
Billiards room
Gym
Gym
Indoor swimming pool
Indoor swimming pool
Spa
Spa
Activity room
Activity room
Movie theatre
Movie theatre
Place of worship
Place of worship
Hair and beauty salon
Hair and beauty salon
Gardens
Gardens
Roof terrace
Roof terrace
Petanque
Petanque
Pharmaceutical counter
Pharmaceutical counter
Bistro and convenience store
Bistro and convenience store

Common areas

Activities and services

Your calendar is full!

At Ambiance, you can choose from all sorts of physical, social, cultural and intellectual pursuits organized by a passionate team. Whether it’s dancing, painting, singing, laughing it up or just having fun… whether it’s reading, engaging in discussions or debates, you’ll always find something to keep both mind and body stimulated!

Stay active with an aquafitness class. There are also painting classes and our special pet therapy program. Time certainly flies when you’re having fun!

You can also take advantage of a wide range of optional services. Don’t hesitate!

Common areas

Around the residence

The best of Nuns’ Island

Situated in the heart of Nuns’ Island on Place du Commerce Street, the Ambiance residence offers you an urban living environment in a colourful country setting. The residence is strategically located near shops and services, while remaining close to the waterfront and greenery. The proximity to downtown and the banks of the St. Lawrence River, make Ambiance a privileged, warm and ultimately balanced place in which to live.

  • Minutes from shops and services: Provigo, Jean Coutu, SAQ
  • Walking distance to restaurants and coffee shops
  • Easy access to highways and the Champlain Bridge
  • Close to several parks, green spaces, bike paths and parkways

This week at Ambiance

Activities of the week

Saturday, 13 April 2024

Saturday, 13 April 2024
10:00 - 10:30

Chair yoga (Channel 941 Vidéotron)

Saturday, 13 April 2024
13:00 - 15:00

Bridge (Library)

Come and join us!

Saturday, 13 April 2024
19:00 - 21:00

Cards Game Club (chapel)

Come see Siva the day before to get the cards and game rules.

Sunday, 14 April 2024

Sunday, 14 April 2024
10:00 - 10:30

Chair yoga (Channel 941 Vidéotron)

Sunday, 14 April 2024
10:00 - 11:00

Mass on Radio-Canada

Sunday, 14 April 2024
14:00 - 15:00

Line dancing (activity room)

Beginners, intermediates, and advanced dancers, you are all welcome. Come join us in large numbers to participate and share your skills during the birthday party

Sunday, 14 April 2024
19:00 - 20:00

Cards Club : Golf (library)

You can learn this game among us. Minimum 4 players for this game.

Monday, 15 April 2024

Monday, 15 April 2024
9:30 - 10:00

Chair exercise: Cardio (Channel 941 Vidéotron)

Seated exercise to work on the cardiovascular system, arm, core, and thigh muscles. 

Monday, 15 April 2024
10:00 - 11:00

Puzzle Club

A 3 in 1 activity: relaxation, concentration and feeling of belonging in this activity.

1000 pieces puzzle that is doable when together!


Puzzle open to all! (at your convenience)

Monday, 15 April 2024
10:30 - 11:20

Pilates with Laura (activity room)

Monday, 15 April 2024
13:00 - 15:00

Bridge (Library)

Come and Join

Monday, 15 April 2024
13:30 - 15:30

Classical music concerts (cinema room)

Come and attend the magnificent concert offered by Mr. André Mercure. A perfect meeting for music lovers. Welcome to all!

Monday, 15 April 2024
19:00 - 21:00

Cards Game Club (chapel)

Come see Siva the day before to get the cards and game rules.

Tuesday, 16 April 2024

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
9:30 - 10:00

Chair yoga (Channel 941 Vidéotron)

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
9:30 - 10:15

Aquafitness with Siva (pool)

You are welcome to come!

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
10:00 - 12:00

Painting with Annie Sène (activity room)

Painting with Annie Sène 

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
10:30 - 11:30

Brain gym - English (Chapel)

NEW activity offered in English: 

Join us on Wednesdays at 10:30am in the chapel for an English "Brain gym" activity. 

Exercise your brain through fun and stimulating activities. This activity consists of various games such as association games, quizzes on various topics, word games, and more. The goal is to maintain cognitive function for as long as possible by working on various skills such as attention, concentration, memory, creativity, logic, and calculations.

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
10:30 - 11:30

Aquafitness with Siva

Please reserve at te reception. 

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
13:30 - 15:30

Scrabble (activity room)

We play to have fun and learn in the chapel from 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM. No registration required. You are welcome!

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
15:00 - 17:00

Mandala (chapel)

The Mandala provides various benefits and can be used as a stress management technique. Indeed, coloring the small patterns so that each touching space is of a different color requires attention, concentration, and precision. You are wlecome!

Tuesday, 16 April 2024
19:00 - 21:30

Pétanque (Activity room)

Petanque will take place outside on Tuesdays at 7:00pm during the whole summer.

Wednesday, 17 April 2024

Wednesday, 17 April 2024
9:30 - 10:00

Chair exercise (Channel 941 Vidéotron)

Wednesday, 17 April 2024
10:30 - 11:30

CANCELED - Brain gym - French (cinema room)

Do you want to exercise your brain through fun and stimulating activities? The brain gym is for you! (Association games, quizzes on different topics, word games, quizzes, etc.) The goal of this course is to maintain cognitive function for as long as possible. The exercises will focus on various cognitive skills including attention, concentration, memory, creativity, logic and reasoning, and calculations.

Wednesday, 17 April 2024
13:00 - 14:00

Choir (activity room)

Barbara is our choir conductor

Wednesday, 17 April 2024
13:00 - 15:00

Bridge (Library)

COme and Join us to the Bridge Game!

Wednesday, 17 April 2024
15:00 - 17:00

Oasis Lounge and Cocktail (GF living room)

Come and enjoy a moment in good company with a drink and snacks every Wednesday at 3:00.

Wednesday, 17 April 2024
18:30 - 19:30

Serpo-Golf (activity room)

Come in large number!

Thursday, 18 April 2024

Thursday, 18 April 2024
9:30 - 10:15

Gentle exercise with Laura

Join Laura for a gentle exercise class.

Thursday, 18 April 2024
9:30 - 10:00

Chair yoga (Channel 941 Vidéotron)

Thursday, 18 April 2024
9:30 - 10:15

Aquafitness with Siva (pool)

You are welcome to come!

Thursday, 18 April 2024
10:00 - 12:00

Reading club (Library)

Thursday, 18 April 2024
10:30 - 11:30

Aquafitness with Siva

Please reserve at te reception. 

Thursday, 18 April 2024
10:30 - 11:15

English conversation (Chapel)

Every Thursday at 10:30am as of November 10th.

Tous les jeudis à 10 h 30 à compter du 10 novembre.

Thursday, 18 April 2024
13:30 - 14:30

Mass (Activity room)

Thursday, 18 April 2024
14:00 - 15:30

Tablet and computer class

Need help with your tablet and mobile phone? 

Certainly! The computer courses will take place on Thursdays from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM at the chapel, starting from September 7, 2023.

  • Course 1 and 2 - Difference between iOS Apple and Android Google operating systems 
  • Course 3 - Wifi and Bluetooth, browsers 
  • Course 4 - Text editing, keyboard: Pages for iPad and Google Docs 
  • Course 5 - Emails, mailbox management, texting applications 
  • Course 6 - App management, external storage 
  • Course 7 and 8 - Camera, photo correction and management 
  • Course 9 - Security issues and how to protect yourself 
  • Course 10 - Questions and answers

Thursday, 18 April 2024
16:45 - 21:00

Monthly Birthdays Dinner Party

April Birthday Dinner Party with Mélanie Haché

Theme: Stars and Planets. You are welcome to wear sparkling accessories! A cocktail will be served at 4:45 PM, followed by dinner at 5:15 PM.

Please note that during the cocktail, we will organize a short quiz about stars and planets. The winner will receive a prize.

Menu:

Starter: Smoked salmon served on black rye bread, accompanied by lettuce, arugula, and cream cheese.

Main course: Braised beef with a black beer sauce, served with mashed blue potatoes and seasonal vegetables.

Dessert: Space verrine consisting of charcoal-infused whipped cream, berry jam, and Oreo crumble.

Please reserve your spot at the reception!

Thursday, 18 April 2024
19:00 - 20:30

Baseball poche (activity room)

On the menu this week

Saturday, 13 April 2024

Saturday
13 April 2024
LUNCH

Appetizer

  • Root vegetable cream
  • Israeli Mediterranean couscous salad (new)

Main course

  • Beef ravioli with romanoff sauce
  • Turkey burger

Dessert

  • Queen Elizabeth cake
Saturday
13 April 2024
SUPPER

Appetizer

  • Beef and tomato soup
  • Israeli Mediterranean couscous salad (new)

Main course

  • Sole with French shallots and tarragon (new)
  • Dijon style veal bread

Dessert

  • Queen Elizabeth cake

Sunday, 14 April 2024

Sunday
14 April 2024
LUNCH

Appetizer

  • Chicken noodle soup
  • Mandarin Orzo Salad

Main course

  • Gourmet breakfast
  • Chef's Choice

Dessert

  • Strawberry pie
Sunday
14 April 2024
SUPPER

Appetizer

  • Green pea cream
  • Mandarin Orzo Salad

Main course

  • Pork tenderloin with cranberries and port (new)
  • Shrimp stir-fry with white wine and dill sauce

Dessert

  • Strawberry pie

Monday, 15 April 2024

Monday
15 April 2024
LUNCH

Appetizer

  • Creamed corn with smoked paprika
  • Iceberg salad with maple vinaigrette

Main course

  • Chicken breast sandwich
  • Cod in virgin sauce (new)

Dessert

  • Banana Cake
Monday
15 April 2024
SUPPER

Appetizer

  • Chicken and barley soup
  • Iceberg salad with maple vinaigrette

Main course

  • Hamburger steak with bacon and caramelized onion sauce (new)
  • Manicotti stuffed with ricotta cheese and spinach

Dessert

  • Banana Cake

Tuesday, 16 April 2024

Tuesday
16 April 2024
LUNCH

Appetizer

  • Green Cabbage and Tomato Soup
  • Plate of guinea fowl terrine with pistachio

Main course

  • Ham with red wine and rosemary sauce
  • Cheese and mushroom pizza

Dessert

  • Homemade rice pudding
Tuesday
16 April 2024
SUPPER

Appetizer

  • Roasted garlic dubarry soup (cauliflower cream)
  • Plate of guinea fowl terrine with pistachio

Main course

  • Seafood vol au vent
  • Dijon and maple turkey breast (new)

Dessert

  • Homemade rice pudding

Wednesday, 17 April 2024

Wednesday
17 April 2024
LUNCH

Appetizer

  • Onion cream flavored with balsamic vinegar
  • Fondue parmesan

Main course

  • Veal burger
  • Farfalle with blue cheese and bacon sauce (new)

Dessert

  • Chocolate and raspberry upside down
Wednesday
17 April 2024
SUPPER

Appetizer

  • Crécy ginger soup (carrot cream)
  • Fondue parmesan

Main course

  • Chicken pot pie
  • Homemade fish n' chips

Dessert

  • Chocolate and raspberry upside down

Thursday, 18 April 2024

Thursday
18 April 2024
LUNCH

Appetizer

  • Roasted vegetable cream
  • Cucumber salad with dill and melon

Main course

  • Stewed pork with vegetables
  • Pepper and Goat Cheese Frittata

Dessert

  • Bread pudding
Thursday
18 April 2024
SUPPER

Appetizer

  • Birthday

Main course

Dessert

Everyday life at your residence, right at your fingertips!

Learn all the news about your residence by downloading the THÉIA app from Groupe Maurice. You’ll discover the activities program, important info of the day, the dining room menu of the week and more. Handy for both residents and their loved ones, THÉIA is easy to use and offers a wealth of practical information. Everyday life in residence is at your fingertips, thanks to THÉIA!