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

Pleasant Meadow applies for funding to hire PSW to bolster BSO program

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BSO-trained staff have helped reduce psychotropic medications and enhanced residents’ quality of life

Pleasant Meadow Manor has applied to the province for a full-time personal support worker (PSW) to bolster the Norwood long-term care home’s involvement with the Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) initiative. Read more

Staff encouragement helps Pleasant Meadow family council grow

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Council has increased from 2 to 8 members, thanks to high engagement

After many months of encouragement from staff, Pleasant Meadow Manor has seen its family council increase from two to eight members. Read more

Popsicles, ice water cooling things down at Pleasant Meadow Manor

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Home limits residents’ exertion during hot summer days

Helping residents and staff keep their cool is top of mind for Pleasant Meadow Manor these days. Read more