seniors

Noticing signs that senior loved ones might need help around the house

After spending time with family over the holidays, many adult children may have noticed changes in their parents’ health and behaviour that signaled the...
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Laughter is the Best Medicine

On January 28th, the laughs echoed through the halls of the Senior Drop In Centre, located at 619 Bay Street, as the staff on...
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New Year’s Resolutions To Help You Stay On Your Feet

Statistics show that one in three Canadian adults aged 65 and older will experience at least one fall each year. Fortunately, most falls are...

MacMaster holiday concert billed as dementia-inclusive

TORONTO — A holiday concert by fiddlers Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy is being billed as dementia-inclusive, for providing audience members with large-font printed lyrics,...
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Gingerbread Houses that Kindness Built

The downstairs of United Baptist Church (Malabar) in Sault Ste Marie, Ontario was transformed into a Gingerbread House workshop on Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Members...
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Algoma Public Health. 50 years on.

Medical Officer of Health/Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Marlene Spruyt and Associate Medical Officer of Health/Director of Health Protection Dr. Jennifer Loo opened the 50...

Minister for Seniors Stops in the Sault

Residents at the Ontario Finnish Rest Home had the opportunity to speak to the Honourable Filomena Tassi, the MP of Hamilton West Ancaster Dundas,...

Extendicare Maple View Suspended From Admitting Residents, Focuses on Quality

Effective October 30, 2018, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care under the Long-Term Care Homes Act, 2007 (LTCHA) has instructed Extendicare Maple...
Trades Day of Caring

“It’s a Great Feeling to Give Back.” – Sault College and United Way Care...

Students from Sault College partnered with United Way at Saturday's 10th annual United Way Trades Day of Caring event - where volunteers from various...

Remembrance Day Poppy Goes Digital

The Royal Canadian Legion's Remembrance Day Poppy just became digital today, for an online fundraising campaign that is the first of its kind in...

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