Solva Senior Living
Our goal is to be the leading independent experts in the local Senior Living sector. Our mandate is to help families like yours navigate the local senior living sector and find the right services and resources to support your individual situation.
We do this by guiding you with education and sharing our sector knowledge and experience. Discussing all the options with you and then providing support, advice and ultimately referrals to help you save time and make informed decisions.
Based on core values of ethics and integrity we are an independent service. We do not work for any one service provider or retirement community but we work with them all.
Christine Forget, Founder / CEO
Rachel Borzecki, Program Director &Principal Consultant
| Phone: 613-421-6073
Christine has more than 23 years of experience working in seniors housing and homecare. With a family background in geriatric nursing and long-term care, Christine has gained a progressive career and training in operations and leasing for long-term care, retirement communities, supportive apartments, and homecare.
As a former regional and corporate director for some of the largest senior living companies, Christine is often called upon as a senior living and eldercare expert including developing and teaching in the Retirement Communities Management Program at Algonquin College.
Christine started Solva to help seniors and families navigate and educate on senior living. Christine is a keen strategic planner and will help families develop a plan for today with the future in mind.
Christine lives in Ottawa, Ontario with her husband of 15 years and 2 beautiful children. She enjoys reading and experiencing life.
Rachel Borzecki came to Solva after the successful completion of the Retirement Communities Management program at Algonquin College. She got her start with Seniors doing recreation at Retirement Homes.
Rachel is a Registered Kinesiologist with the Ontario College of Kinesiologist and a Certified Exercise Physiologist with the Canadian Society of Exercise Physiologist. With her background in Human Kinetics she understands complex disease, prevention and treatment, as well as how the health care and community services function.
With Rachel's passion for helping seniors and family navigate senior housing, she approaches every situation with an open ear and drive to provide compassionate and honest services.
Kerry Durant, PRN
Client Care Case Manager
| Phone: 123-456-7890
Jessica Hill, Senior Living Consultant
| Phone: 613-421-6073
Kerry is a nurse and former Director of Care in the local Retirement Home Sector. With notable expertise in retirement home legislation including RHRA compliance Kerry is also a former instructor to the Dementia Program at Algonquin College and a GPA Instructor.
Kerry is a passionate and caring individual who has extensive experience working with individuals with dementia's but also a great knowledge with retirement communities legislation.
Kerry lives in Ottawa and is a loving grandmother to three beautiful grandchildren of whom she spoils rotten!
Jessica Hill joined Solva in 2018 with over 15 years of experience in local Retirement Homes where she held positions that included Server, Receptionist, Sales and Marketing Manager as well as Director of Recreation. She graduated in 2010 from Ottawa University with a degree in Gerontology and a minor in Recreational Therapy. Jessica has a strong understanding of the day-to-day operations of Retirement Homes and understands the needs of the senior population.
Jessica has been married for over 6 years and has 2 beautiful little girls.