Wellingstone Christian Home is a legal non-profit charitable organization registered as The Christian Home Association of Mount Hamilton.

In order to purchase and occupy a unit in Wellingstone Christian Home the occupant must become a member of The Christian Home Association of Mount Hamilton and must be in agreement with the following principles:
a. that the Holy Bible is the inspired, written Word of God and our final authority;
b. that there is only one Creator God, existent in three persons, the Father, the Son, and the Holy
c. that Jesus Christ is our one and only mediator who came into this world to reconcile us with
God; and
d. that Jesus Christ is the Lord of Life and guides us through the Holy Spirit.

Actual ownership and title of the Life Lease development remains in the name and protection of The Christian Home Association of Mount Hamilton (hereinafter referred to as Wellingstone). The owner of an individual Life Lease unit has the exclusive right to occupy the suite they select and to use the common facilities of the development as long as they desire or are able. When the resident or the estate wish to sell or transfer their Life Lease they receive the market value of their unit, similar to a home or condominium. Wellingstone will assist the resident or the estate in every way possible to find an eligible purchaser. Upon the transfer of the Life Lease Wellingstone will retain 5% of the selling price for the capital fund.

Wellingstone Home is located at the southern end of Upper Wellington, on central Hamilton Mountain. Building a senior residence on the vacant lands around the Mt. Hamilton Christian Reformed church was an idea that first surfaced in 1976. It took some years for city services to be installed but in 1986 a 52 unit building was completed and residents began moving into one and two bedroom apartments. These apartments have enjoyed great success. A waiting list is testimony to the popularity of the apartments. Since building the original units this nonprofit organization has been able to purchase adjacent land on Stone Church Road making it possible for an additional 72 units to be built. The two buildings are connected allowing for one community. The home has a total of 124 units, plus guest rooms.

Wellingstone Home is ideally located. It is next to Bethel Gospel Tabernacle and the Mt. Hamilton Christian Reformed Church, within walking distance to the Canadian Reformed Church and within a few driving miles to churches of other denominations. The Wellington Nursing Home and emergency services are located directly across the street.
A bus stop is within a few steps of the home. Limeridge Mall and Mountain Plaza Mall are located a few miles away. Once a week a local grocery chain arranges for a door to door pickup by bus to a nearby mall that contains a large supermarket.
McMaster University, Mohawk College, Redeemer University College, Hamilton Place and many area churches are all within easy driving distance and offer a wide range of cultural events that include concerts, plays, and academic lectures.

Two furnished guest suites
Large lobbies and lounge areas
Storage locker for every unit
Wellness Support Program
Nurse on duty for some hours each week
Common laundry area (Phase One)
Common room, kitchen and dining hall for communal and family occasions
Tuck shop (tenant managed)
Coffee shop (tenant managed)
Hair salon
Craft room
Woodworking shop
Billiard room
Exercise room
Shuffle board, indoors and outdoors
Secure entry system
Designated parking spaces
Stackable laundry appliances in Phase Two unit
Individual controls for air-conditioning and heating
Wheel-chair accessible units
Large vinyl casement windows
Lever style door handles
Double stainless steel sinks
Space and connections for dishwasher
Pre-wired cable TV and telephone in bedrooms and living room
Storage Locker

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Wellness Support
The Wellingstone Christian Home Association is committed to a Wellness Support Program that will help residents to remain in their own home for a longer period of time. This will mean that a nurse will be available for consultation and advice for a number of hours per week until increased need dictates otherwise.

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