Located in the heart of Niagara, Welland is a 1.5 hour drive from Toronto and 45 minutes from Buffalo, NY. Home to Niagara College, and just a short drive to Brock University, the city is home to local and international students. Rich with multiculturalism and community spirit, Welland is a youth and senior friendly city that endeavors to keep all citizens active, happy, and healthy. We cherish our past, appreciate the present, and continue to grow a bright future.
The City of Welland is a leader in breaking down barriers by making City owned facilities fully accessible above and beyond the Accessibility Standards for Customer Service. Welland values all members of the community and strives to accommodate everyone regardless of ability.
The City of Welland is committed to creating an age and ability friendly City. We believe that encouraging activity and inclusion will empower Welland’s aging population, and lead them towards a healthy happy lifestyle.