About Us

Parkland is a division of Shannex RLC Limited, a family-owned company with Maritime roots.

Parkland Retirement Living has been serving residents for over 35 years. With retirement communities in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Ontario, you can experience an exceptional way to live in a Parkland lifestyle residence. Beautiful surroundings, exceptional dining, friendly neighbours and staff with none of the demanding responsibilities of home ownership.

With the happiness, health and wellness of residents as a top priority, Parkland offers a broad range of retirement care services and lifestyle choices for seniors to meet each individual’s unique needs. Enjoy the comfort of your own suite in a luxury setting, combined with an array of services and amenities designed for your enjoyment and convenience. At Parkland, you have the freedom to live the way you want.

Our Family and History

We started by fulfilling a need for care in one community with our founder, Joseph (Joe) Shannon’s vision “to lead to the way to better living”.  Today, Joe’s son, Jason Shannon, our President, continues this vision to help people live their best lives in communities across three provinces.

Vision and Values

Personal growth and happiness are the inspiration for everything we do. We are committed to the health and wellbeing of every one of our residents, as well as our team members.

Our Philosophy of Service

We are committed to serving residents and their loved ones by Leading the Way to Better Living™


We are hiring! Visit our careers page to learn more about upcoming opportunities to work at Parkland.

Parkland Promise™

We created the Parkland Promise so residents don’t have to spend any time expecting the unexpected. One Monthly Bill and a money-back guarantee are just two ways Parkland delivers one of life’s great luxuries – freedom from worry.

Resident and Family Liaison

As a resident or family member, you are our partner and a key stakeholder in our community. We recognize and value your input and feedback. Your voice and your ideas are central to our decision making and in the care and services we provide.