Almonte Country Haven residents want from-scratch cooking, so that’s what they get

Almonte Country Haven nutritional care manager Dave Benn holds a tray of made-from-scratch chocolate eclairs his team prepared for residents.

Serving homemade food results in high intake and happy residents at the Lanark County LTC home

ALMONTE, Ont. – Whether Almonte Country Haven residents are tucking into a traditional Sunday dinner of roasted prime rib with Yorkshire pudding, enjoying crème brûlée for dessert or snacking on a chocolate eclair with a cup of tea, they can count on the food being made from scratch. Read more

OMNI chefs demonstrate value of making eye-appealing meals

Frost Manor nutritional care manager Neil MacDonald (left) and Riverview Manor nutritional care manager Adam Brand (right) are seen here giving a demonstration on plating techniques during the OLTCA/ORCA Together We Care convention in Toronto on April 4.

People eat first with their eyes, so delicious food also needs to look good, says OMNI chef

A trio of chefs representing OMNI Health Care recently delivered a mouth-watering presentation focused on the importance of preparing meals in long-term care homes that look as good as they taste. Read more