About Margot

Margot McWhirter
Founder & Principal

Margot is passionate about the connection between housing and healthcare, and the impact that both have on your quality of life. She is committed to helping older adults throughout the Greater Toronto Area age confidently at home - be it a house, condominium, apartment, or retirement/ assisted living residence.

Margot is a Registered Occupational Therapist, with a Masters' Degree in Gerontology and certificates in Universal Design and Patient Navigation. She has over 25 years' experience providing geriatric care, services, and advice - working as a clinician, an educator/trainer, and as an accessibility and aging-in-place consultant.

As Founder of Inclusive Aging, Margot works independently and in collaboration with others, depending on your needs and/or project scope.

Margot is a member in Good Standing of the:

  • College of Occupational Therapists of Ontario (COTO)

  • Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT)

  • World Federation of Occupational Therapists (WFOT)

  • Home Modification Occupational Therapy Alliance (HMOTA)

She is a former member of the Canadian Standards Association's B-651 Technical Committee on Accessibility for the Built Environment.

Margot is certified to administer and score the Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA). She is currently working towards her Executive Certificate in Home Modifications (ECHM) from the University of Southern California-Leonard Davis School of Gerontology.

Follow and connect with Margot on                       or at margot@inclusiveaging.com 

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