March 2016

Errinrung Residence hosts “The Dementia Play” to a full house

By |March 17th, 2016|

Over 60 people attended The Dementia Play

At Errinrung Resident on March 17th. Attendance was free.

It was an interactive play being put on by actors and volunteer seniors living with early stages of Alzheimer’s or Dementia.

Dementia is a general term for a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life.

Memory loss is an example.

Alzheimer’s is […]

January 2016

Errinrung Resident Receives OLTCA Lifetime Achievement Award and Featured on CTV

By |January 28th, 2016|

A number of community members gathered in the Council Chambers of The Blue Mountains Town Hall on Jan. 27 in order to recognize the achievements of one exceptional individual.

Simcoe-Grey MPP Jim Wilson
was one of the many people to
congratulate Boutet on the day.

Lionel Boutet has spearheaded a number of local initiatives over the past few years, […]

Errinrung Retirement Living and long Term Care featured last night on CTV’s 6 o’clock news for our efforts to collect clothing donations for the Syrian refugees

By |January 21st, 2016|

Errinrung Retirement Living and long Term Care featured last night on CTV’s 6 o’clock news for our efforts to collect clothing donations for the Syrian refugees. See the whole story (after the ad of course)

Errinrung Residence, Retirement Living and Long Term Care set up a clothing donation drop off box for new and gently used […]

Provincial Long Term Care (PLTC) homes are collecting new and gently used clothing to be provided to the distribution center in Toronto for Syrian refugees.

By |January 15th, 2016|

“Canada is expecting to welcome thousands of Syrian refugees in the coming months and as all Canadians know our winters come with bone-chilling (encounters of) wind. This is a time of year the refugees will need clothing and we will do our best to help,” says Christine Ozimek, CEO of Provincial Long Term Care. “This […]

November 2015

World War II stories from the Seaforth Manor

By |November 11th, 2015|

In the Seaforth Manor, there are two elderly women who lived a rather comparable existence during the toughest times of World War II.

In the retirement home there is only a floor that separates both of the natives of England and to date both never knew they had such similar histories.

“I have not spoken to her […]

September 2015

All Candidates Debate at Queensway Retirement and Long Term Care

By |September 17th, 2015|

Senior Support Focus At Huron-Bruce All Candidates Debate

By Steve Sabourin on September 17, 2015 12:52am

With a retirement and long term care home in Hensall as a backdrop, federal candidates for Huron-Bruce pitched their respective party’s plans for the upcoming election.

At the all candidates debate, a number of issues were touched on including transparency and the […]

August 2015

Clinton Pipe Band Plays at Seaforth Manor

By |August 8th, 2015|

Clinton Legion Pipe Band playing at Seaforth Manor. A big turnout crowd !!! Great weather, great band.

July 2015

Regency Manor in Port Hope celebrated their Annual Resident Family BBQ

By |July 17th, 2015|

Regency Manor in Port Hope celebrated their Annual Resident Family BBQ on Friday July 17th. Unfortunately the evening was rained out but we moved everyone inside and had a fabulous evening, they enjoyed the Burgers and Hot Dogs bbqed by Angela Rodrigues the homes General Manager and Lyndon Thomson the Environmental Manager, we partied until 7:30 […]

June 2015

Senior’s Prom at Regency Manor

By |June 22nd, 2015|

Our Seniors Prom was held Thursday June 18, 2015 at 6:30 pm in the Retirement Home Dining room to Celebrate Seniors Month. It was a spectacular evening with lots of food, laughs, dancing and great fun. We thank everyone who came to celebrate our Seniors.

By |June 12th, 2015|

 

Seaforth Manor attracted an eager crowd for its petting zoo event Thursday. The event, held on the grounds of the James Street facility, featured a donkey, sheep and geese, among other animals.