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Here are the latest news stories from OMNI Health Care’s 18 long-term care homes across southern Ontario.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/hands-578917_1920.jpg 475 800 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-10-11 06:45:002022-10-11 07:01:11Forest Hill’s one-to-one cart is proving to be a proactive tool for curbing agitation
Being proactive can help prevent agitation in people affected by cognitive impairment, and one way life enrichment team members at Forest Hill stay proactive is by using a “one-to-one cart” team member Kurstin Robertson created.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/Cheesecake.jpg 268 703 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-10-07 06:45:002022-10-07 06:45:50The Golden Girls and cheesecake star in new Springdale program
The Golden Girls and cheesecake are coming together in a new Springdale Country Manor program that’s bringing back fun memories for the Peterborough County long-term care home’s residents.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/HighTea.jpg 268 703 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-10-06 06:45:002022-10-06 06:52:49Royal memories, a chip truck visit and residents’ council week mark a busy month at OMNI homes
September was a busy month at OMNI Health Care homes, and team members did an amazing job of organizing meaningful events for residents.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/SV1.jpg 268 703 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-10-05 06:45:002022-10-05 07:04:24Resident’s son commends Streamway Villa team for helping his mother continue the activities she loves
Since moving into Streamway Villa eight months ago, Joan Filip has been enjoying the same activities she always has, and she’s especially happy to be continuing her passion for growing flowers, gardening and bird watching as well as spending lots of time with her family.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/10/Autumn1.jpg 268 703 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-10-04 06:45:002022-10-04 07:01:17Pleasant Meadow residents gearing up for Norwood Fall Fair
The Norwood Fall Fair is returning for the first time since 2019, and the residents of Pleasant Meadow Manor are preparing crafts and food to enter in contests held during the event, which has been a highlight of autumn in the community since 1868.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/SV1.jpg 268 703 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-10-03 06:45:002022-10-03 06:51:24Streamway Villa is a small home with a big heart, says family member
When Joan Filip was ready to move into a long-term care home eight months ago, Streamway Villa was the only option her son, Mike Filip, says was on the table.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/orangeshirtday2021.jpg 268 703 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-09-30 06:45:002022-09-30 06:51:44Canadians encouraged to participate in National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
Today marks the second National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada, and people and organizations across the country are being encouraged to acknowledge the day by hosting activities and educational events that honour the First Nations people of Canada who survived the residential school system as well as those children who did not return home from residential schools.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Streamway-Villa-1.jpg 455 726 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-09-29 06:45:002022-09-28 14:25:59Streamway Villa receives diamond Readers’ Choice Award in LTC category
Streamway Villa is the 2022 diamond recipient of the Northumberland News Readers’ Choice Award in the “best nursing home/long-term care centre” category, and the home’s close-knit, family-like culture is being credited for this success.
https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/HighTea.jpg 268 703 Deron Hamel https://omniway.ca/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/web_logo_font_resize.png Deron Hamel2022-09-28 06:45:002022-09-28 07:02:15Forest Hill pays homage to Queen Elizabeth II with a week of events
Forest Hill residents and staff members spent the week of Sept. 19 to Sept. 25 paying their respects to Queen Elizabeth II, who recently passed away after serving as the reigning monarch of the United Kingdom and 14 Commonwealth realms, including Canada, for 70 years.