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Here are the latest news stories from OMNI Health Care’s 18 long-term care homes across southern Ontario.

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Kentwood Park kicks off annual letter-writing campaign with a party

Kentwood Park kicked off its support of the Ontario Long Term Care Association’s (OLTCA’s) Better Seniors’ Care campaign on Oct. 26 with a party that brought residents, their families and staff members from the Picton, Ont. long-term care home together.
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Country Terrace RN Pat Wysman receives prestigious Elisabeth Hinton Memorial Award

Country Terrace registered nurse Pat Wysman is the recipient of OMNI Health Care’s 2018 Elisabeth Hinton Memorial Award.
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Homes host costume parties for Halloween

From a newborn dressed as Batman to a staff member sporting a head-to-toe pumpkin costume, Halloween was a memorable occasion at Rosebridge Manor.
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New LEA commended for bringing lots of creativity and ideas to Frost Manor

Frost Manor life enrichment co-ordinator (LEC) Lyndsay Burton says Kim Williams, a new member of the life enrichment team, has already come up “with plenty of fun and exciting programs” for residents to enjoy in her short time at the home.

Halloween at Streamway Villa is ‘pretty serious’ business

Streamway Villa life enrichment co-ordinator (LEC) Christina Doughty is commending her colleagues at the Cobourg long-term care home for their strong enthusiasm which gave residents a Halloween to remember.
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More educational opportunities, improved resident quality of life among positive changes Village Green team member has seen in 38 years

SELBY, Ont. - Mary Estabrooks says if someone asked her 38 years ago if she would still be working at Village Green in 2018, her answer would have been no. But here we are in 2018, and Mary is still working in the housekeeping department at the Selby, Ont. long-term care home.
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Riverview Manor spends much of Halloween week hosting spooky events for residents and staff

The Riverview Manor team spent days leading up to Halloween and the big day itself engaging residents and staff members in all things that go along with the spookiest time of year.
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Resident and staff costume contest highlights Frost Manor’s Halloween party

The Frost Manor team took this year’s Halloween party up a notch when the Lindsay long-term care home hosted a resident and staff costume contest.
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2018 Fall Prevention Month campaign underscores important role we all play in keeping seniors on their feet

November is Fall Prevention Month across Canada and the theme for this year's campaign is “It takes a community to prevent a fall. We all have a role to play.”