Seniors in the area are getting a boost from the province.

The Ontario government says it’s investing over $176-thousand in four Seniors Active Living Centre Programs across Perth-Wellington.

The programs are at the Friendship Centre for St.Marys and Area Seniors, North Perth Seniors Centre, the Spruce Lodge Home for the Aged in Stratford and at the Stratford Kiwanis Community Centre.

Ontario is investing $14.1 million this year to support over 100,000 seniors through programs across the province.

Funding for Seniors Active Living Centre Programs in Perth-Wellington:

Friendship Centre for St. Marys & Area Seniors                               $49,418

North Perth Seniors Centre                                                                $22,000

Spruce Lodge Home for the Aged                                                      $52,727

Stratford Kiwanis Community Centre (City of Stratford)                 $52,727