Willows Estate activities different ‘but the spirit remains’

LEA says more one-to-one time at Aurora long-term care home

As the life enrichment aide (LEA) settles residents in for a movie and popcorn, he spends one-on-one time with another person on the floor where he works at Willows Estate. Read more

Willows Estate family member buys staff dinner

Employees enjoy surprise pizza delivery for all shifts

A Willows Estate family member recently picked up the tab to have several pizzas delivered to the Aurora long-term care. Read more

Willows Estate management treats staff to lunch

Willows Estate nutritional care manager Gary Rose is pictured here working the grill at the Aurora, Ont. long-term care home.

‘This gesture was immensely appreciated by everyone,’ says LEA

The commitment of being a front-line worker during the global COVID-19 pandemic is not going unnoticed by management at OMNI Health Care’s Aurora long-term care home. Read more

Willows Estate resident-made spaghetti dinner in March was ‘delizioso’

Activity in early March provides ownership over meals: LEC

Before the global COVID-19 pandemic was declared March 11, residents of Willows Estate got to make a special spaghetti dinner. Read more

We will get through this together, Willows Estate residents say

Home aims to keep residents calm, collected as the world faces COVID-19 crisis

Residents of Willows Estate have a heartfelt message for the world during this time of uncertainty. Read more

Black History Month presentation engages Willows residents

‘It was a success and the crowd was pleased’

With a recent increase in the number of residents who are cognitively well, Willows Estate has been striving to offer interesting activities to engage this population of men and women who live at the Aurora long-term care home. Read more

Willows Estate celebrates International Women’s Day March 8

‘We are forever indebted but grateful for all that they contribute to this world’

From the female caregivers to the women who reside at Willows Estate, the Aurora long-term care home joined the worldwide effort to celebrate International Women’s Day March 8. Read more

Willows Estate to mark Black History Month

‘I feel privileged to add to such an important and vital part of our country’s culture,’ LEA says

A life enrichment aide (LEA) will be sharing with Willows Estate residents the importance of black Canadians’ contribution to the culture of the country. Read more

Willows Estate employees don pajamas for holiday season

Willows Estate employees wore pajamas to work for three days over the Christmas holidays at the Aurora long-term care home.

Dreamy initiative a hit with residents and creates homier feeling: LEA

Seeing employees wearing pajamas to work recently was like a dream come true for residents of Willows Estate. Read more

Willows Estate invites residents to provide musical entertainment for Christmas social

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‘It’s more organic and authentic to hear people play’: LEA

Willows Estate is hoping to make its Christmas party especially merry and bright with the addition of residents joyfully playing the piano. Read more