Members in the News

Highlighting AdvantAge Ontario media activity and member “good news” stories from across the province.

Media contact: Debbie Humphreys, Senior Director, Corporate and Public Affairs, 905.851.8821 x 233

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Members in the News
June 2, 2020

Shelburne long-term care home finds creative way for face-to-face visits

Less than a month after an outbreak of COVID-19 was declared over, a long-term care facility in Shelburne has found a way to help families and loved ones see each other face to face.
Members in the News
May 21, 2020

BT Bright Spot: 84-year-old Toronto man sews masks at retirement home

Nicole Servinis fills in for Dina as she takes some time off. Today's BT Bright Spot is brought to you from the Villa Colombo retirement home in Toronto. Domenico Dipilla has been sewing masks at the home to help protect other residents.
Members in the News
May 15, 2020

Volunteers pay noisy tributes in Bracebridge during Nurses Week

It was noisy at the Pines Long-Term Care Home on Wednesday, May 13 as those who worked inside the building were honoured throughout the day.
Members in the News
April 30, 2020

Fun and recreation are so important for Durham seniors – even when a home has an outbreak

On a normal day, Hillsdale Terraces is a bustling place with no shortage of activities for its 200 residents.
Members in the News
April 30, 2020

How families are staying connected at Huntsville’s Fairvern in COVID-19

A smile spread across the face of a Fairvern Nursing Home resident as he looked out the window to see a loved one smiling back.