Paint Nite opens Pleasant Meadow to community, raises $300 for residents’ council

Pleasant Meadow Manor hosted a Paint Nite event at the Norwood long-term care home April 25 which saw 20 participants attend. Read more

Pleasant Meadow values, honours volunteers

Norwood long-term care home hosts appreciation tea

Whether they’re helping residents enjoy a game of bingo or sitting down for a one-to-one conversation, volunteers are an integral part of the fabric of Pleasant Meadow Manor. Read more

Best friends of 76 years are united at Pleasant Meadow Manor

United: Mary Elliott (left) and Hazel Savary (right) have been close friends for nearly 76 years. Today, they are both living at Pleasant Meadow Manor.

Hazel Savary and Mary Elliott have been friends since they met in 1942. Now they’re both living at the Norwood long-term care home

NORWOOD, Ont. – Hazel Savary and Mary Elliott remember the day they met – May 22, 1942. On that day, the two were in the maternity ward at Toronto East General Hospital, their beds next to each other. Read more

VIDEO: Pleasant Meadow volunteer Ann Carlow receives Circle of Excellence Award

 

Pleasant Meadow Manor volunteer Ann Carlow is a recipient of a 2017 Circle of Excellence Award from the Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA). Read more

VIDEO: Pleasant Meadow honours volunteers with tea

NORWOOD, Ont. – Pleasant Meadow Manor honoured its volunteers on May 17 with a tea to thank them for the work they do enhancing the quality of life for residents of the Norwood long-term care home. Read more

VIDEO: Pleasant Meadow volunteer Bessie Couchman: ‘As long as I am able, I will be here’

Bessie Couchman began volunteering at Pleasant Meadow Manor a few years ago when a volunteer friend asked her to join her one day during a visit to the Norwood long-term care home. Read more

Pleasant Meadow program gets residents chatting about travel

‘Armchair travel’ program is piquing the interest of some residents, bringing back fond memories for others

Pleasant Meadow Manor residents can travel around the world with the help of a program the Norwood long-term care home has created to foster discussion and help people reminisce. Read more

Pleasant Meadow Everyday Hero described as reliable, hardworking and resident-focused

Pictured above, Pleasant Meadow Manor environmental services worker Anita Wesley receives the home’s 2016 Everyday Hero Award from environmental services manager Shari Bertrand during a ceremony at the home.

Anita Wesley has been a valued environmental services team member for 17 years

Reliable, hardworking and resident-focused. These are some of the words Pleasant Meadow Manor environmental services manager Shari Bertrand uses to describe Anita Wesley. Read more

LEC Chris Garden named Pleasant Meadow’s 2016 Inspired Leader

Pleasant Meadow Manor life enrichment co-ordinator Chris Garden (right) is seen here with administrator and director of care Sandra Tucker after receiving her Inspired Leader Award.

Pleasant Meadow Manor life enrichment co-ordinator Chris Garden (right) is seen here with administrator and director of care Sandra Tucker after receiving her Inspired Leader Award.

‘I just do what I do every day because I care about the residents’

Pleasant Meadow Manor life enrichment co-ordinator (LEC) Chris Garden has been named the recipient of the Norwood long-term care home’s 2016 Inspired Leader Award. Read more

Pleasant Meadow celebrates the season with afternoon of food and fun

Resident Ken Austin and life enrichment co-ordinator Chris Garden share a dance during Pleasant Meadow Manor's Dec. 8 Christmas party.

Resident Ken Austin and life enrichment co-ordinator Chris Garden share a dance during Pleasant Meadow Manor’s Dec. 8 Christmas party.

More than 100 people attend resident, family member, volunteer and staff party

Pleasant Meadow Manor hosted a Christmas party Dec. 8 that brought together residents, volunteers, family members and staff for an afternoon of food and fun. Read more