Animated Maplewood entertainer gets residents moving

Residents and staff members of Maplewood dance to the entertainment provided by Harvey & Friends.

Men, women sing, dance to oldies

The sound of voices singing Tom Jones’ Delilah trails out of the dining room at Maplewood. Read more

Gardening program takes root at Maplewood

Family members build, donate planter boxes

As the cucumber plant is beginning to sprout, so are the possibilities for a gardening program at Maplewood. Read more

Maplewood honours its female residents

Carnations adorn the tables during a Mother’s Day social at Maplewood.

Brighton home hosts Mother’s Day social

BRIGHTON, Ont. – Maplewood honoured thy mothers with a May 14 social event at the Brighton long-term care home. Read more

Maplewood candy-grams generating sweet response

Brighton home gears up for Valentine’s Day

Special deliveries are underway at Maplewood and they require being handled with care. Read more

‘It’s a jolly time’

Rusty Mac Millan, Sergeant-at-Arms for the Brighton branch of the Royal Canadian Legion, says hello to Maplewood resident Corina Dempsey.

Rusty Mac Millan, Sergeant-at-Arms for the Brighton branch of the Royal Canadian Legion, says hello to Maplewood resident Corina Dempsey.

Military community hosts Christmas party for Maplewood residents

BRIGHTON, Ont. – With live entertainment, a fine spread and an appearance by the jovial man in red, members of the local military community made spirits bright recently for Maplewood residents. Read more

Maplewood residents’ enthusiasm for Christmas decorating attests to everyone feeling ‘at home’


‘It was an activity, but not with the usual activity mindset’

Christmas is right around the corner, and Maplewood residents have been busy chipping in to help decorate the Brighton long-term care home in the spirit of the season. Read more

The quiet strength of ‘Everyday Heroes’


OMNI Health Care staff stand out for their positive outlook, kindness and work ethic

The people who’ve been named “Everyday Heroes” by their OMNI Health Care colleagues all bring a quiet strength to their work every day. Read more

Cindy Davis ‘brings light and happiness to our home’


Maplewood’s Everyday Hero pays attention to details

One day as the administrator was escorting a resident to the dining room, personal support worker (PSW) Cindy Davis came running after her with a hairbrush in hand.

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Maplewood recognizes exceptional staff during ceremony

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Maplewood personal support worker Cindy Davis, second from right, is the long-term care home’s Everyday Hero for 2016. From left, OMNI eastern region operations director Sarah Ferguson-McLaren, PSW Nicole Lafee and OMNI president and CEO Pat McCarthy offer congratulations.

PSW receives Everyday Hero award, chef receives Inspired Leader title

OMNI Health Care president and CEO Pat McCarthy was on hand at Maplewood July 13 to honour and celebrate two special staff members who personify the long-term care provider’s values. Read more