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For the love of the game

Brookside Lodge resident Mark started playing hockey at the age of six, and it became a lifelong passion. He was drafted to play with the Chicago Blackhawks as a teen, but an injury prevented him from pursuing his career in the NHL. Hockey...
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“That’s our priority – to help residents live fully every day.”

Caterina Ierino first joined Deerwood Creek Care Community in Etobicoke, Ontario, as a Nurse Manager when it opened in 2001. She became Director of Care in 2003 – a role she has held ever since. “I enjoy working with the residents, families, and...
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“The most joy I get is from spending time with residents…”

Katrina Macatangay, Associate Director of Care (ADOC) at Cheltenham Care Community, shares that respect for seniors was ingrained in her upbringing, and in early adulthood, she cared for her grandmother. “I understand the joys and struggles that...

Finding love at 100

Bill and Betty met 5 years ago at the dining room table at Cedarvale Lodge Retirement and Care Community in Keswick, ON, where they live. Today, they're both over 100 years old and share a 2-bedroom suite.
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Enhanced quality of care wins award from the OLTCA

St. George Care Community in downtown Toronto provides unique and specialized care to a varied population of residents. “The moment residents move in, we welcome them whole heartedly… we treat them as family. As a family, we communicate,...
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“I love my job. I just love it!”

Marilyn Renaud, PSW, started at Fieldstone Commons Care Community on the day it opened, in 2003. She takes great pride in every aspect of her role, including mentoring new PSWs and students. “Some residents even call me ‘Teacher,’” she says,...
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Memories from 2018

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A year in photos at Island View

Residents and team members at Island View Retirement Residence in Arnprior, ON, made the most of 2018 with events, laughter, and smiles! They shared some of their favourite memories, captured below. From sunshine socials to charitable donations,...
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Baking up traditions at Kensington Place

It’s tradition. Every month, residents and team members come together at Kensington Place Retirement Residence in Toronto, ON, to make challah bread, a tradition baked into the cultural roots of many of the residents. Enjoy some of the photos...

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