Therapy horses return to Frost Manor for Christmas surprise

Frost Manor resident Kathleen Waite pets one of the therapy horses that visited the Lindsay long-term care home Dec. 24.

‘The residents’ faces lit right up and you could see how comfortable they were’

Two therapy horses returned to Frost Manor on Christmas Eve to bring the same love and affection the pair had brought the Lindsay long-term care home’s residents during an earlier visit at Halloween. Read more

Residents brighten up Frost Manor with creative designs on their wheelchairs and walkers

Frost Manor residents Chris Todd (left) and Mary Lee Digiacomo (right) pose with their award-winning walker and wheelchair designs.

Lindsay LTC home hosts contest that gets lots of resident and family participation

During the Christmas season and continuing into the new year, some Frost Manor residents had noticeably brightened up the Lindsay long-term care home with creative designs on their wheelchairs and walkers. Read more

Frost Manor caps off 2019 with year’s biggest fundraiser

Annual Christmas craft sale raises more than $2,600 for residents’ council

The folks at Frost Manor ended 2019 with the Lindsay long-term care home’s annual Christmas craft sale, which turned out to be its biggest fundraiser of the year. Read more

Visit from therapy horses gives Frost Manor residents a Halloween to remember

Frost Manor resident Chris Todd spends some time with one of the miniature horses that paid a Halloween visit.

‘We had nothing but positive reactions from residents’

It had already been a day of Halloween fun at Frost Manor on Oct. 31 when two miniature horses dressed in costumes walked through the doors of the Lindsay long-term care home to trick or treat. Read more

Frost Manor residents visit ‘spooky’ museum just before Halloween

Frost Manor residents Ruby Slute (left) and Sylvia Trumbull (right) are pictured here having some fun during the Lindsay long-term care home’s recent outing to the Olde Gaol Museum.

Trip to Olde Gaol Museum in Lindsay included an old-fashioned medical exhibit and tour of prisoner quarters

Nine Frost Manor residents were treated to a spooky outing at the Olde Gaol Museum in Lindsay just before Halloween to check out the museum’s Horrors of Old-fashioned Medicine exhibit as well as the old prisoner quarters. Read more

VIDEO: Frost Manor RN is thankful for the encouragement that allowed her to hone leadership skills

Brittney Sharpe says administrator Doneath Stewart has empowered her in her role

Brittney Sharpe, who was named Frost Manor’s 2019 Inspired Leader, says she’s thankful for the empowerment administrator Doneath Stewart has provided her in her role as a registered nurse at the Lindsay long-term care home. Read more

Frost Manor residents bring home 17 ribbons from Lindsay Exhibition

There’s a strong sense of teamwork among residents when making the crafts and baking for the annual fall fair’s contests, LEC says

Frost Manor residents brought back 17 ribbons for homemade crafts and baking they submitted for judging at the recent Lindsay Exhibition. Read more

Three OMNI homes partner to provide residents with lift-lock cruise

Springdale Country Manor resident Fred McCormick and director of care Kathy Shewell are pictured here as the Island Princess prepares to set sail for the Peterborough Lift Lock.

Frost Manor, Springdale and Riverview residents enjoy a two-hour cruise that included scenic views and lots of fond reminiscing

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. – About 30 residents from three OMNI Health Care long-term care homes took a scenic cruise through the Trent Severn Waterway aboard the Island Princess Sept. 17 to the famous Peterborough Lift Lock. Read more

VIDEO: Frost Manor becomes a water park for a day

LINDSAY, Ont. – On the sunny afternoon of Aug. 26, Frost Manor turned its backyard into a water park and gave residents a chance to go for a ride down a 50-foot water slide team members had set up. Read more

VIDEO: Frost Manor presents Everyday Hero and Inspired Leadership awards

The Frost Manor team recently hosted a ceremony to honour the Lindsay, Ont. long-term care home’s 2019 Everyday Hero and Inspired Leadership award recipients. Read more