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May 23, 2018

Celebrating Seniors’ Month

June 2018 marks the 34th annual seniors' month. This year’s theme, "Now's the time to start something new," highlights how aging does not necessarily prevent anyone from leading a fulfilling life.

June 2018 marks the 34th annual seniors' month. This year’s theme, "Now's the time to start something new," highlights how aging does not necessarily prevent anyone from leading a fulfilling life.

Throughout June, municipalities and community organizations are encouraged to hold seniors' month events, including award ceremonies, recognition events, socials, and seniors' information and active living fairs.


 

L to R:

The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health; Dr. Frances-Morton Chang; Dan Buchanan, Director of Financial Policy, AdvantAge Ontario

 

MemberLead,PublicLead
May 23, 2018

Celebrating Seniors’ Month

June 2018 marks the 34th annual seniors' month. This year’s theme, "Now's the time to start something new," highlights how aging does not necessarily prevent anyone from leading a fulfilling life.
Members in the News
May 18, 2018

Peel facility becomes first Butterfly Care Home in Ontario

Malton Village Long Term Care Centre has become the first Butterfly Care Home in Ontario, to care for people living with dementia, after the overwhelming success of a year-long pilot project.
Members in the News
May 10, 2018

Yee Hong Centre, Sienna can build new Scarborough nursing homes beds

Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care can build its third long-term care centre in Scarborough, and Sienna Senior Living is also free to build nursing home beds in the area, Ontario’s Liberal government announced last week.
Members in the News
May 8, 2018

Yee Hong's new CEO: employee 'pride and passion' bring us success

Tracy Jones is the new CEO for the Yee Hong Finch Centre for Geriatric Care, which was founded primarily to serve Greater Toronto’s Chinese community.
Members in the News
May 3, 2018

Thrive Group named one of 50 Best Places to Work

Thrive Group, which operates St. Peter’s Residence at Chedoke, was recently named one of the Top 50 Best Workplaces™ in Canada in the Medium category.
News Releases
April 23, 2018

Politicians Face Tough Questions on Seniors’ Care

Representatives from four political parties came together today in a first-ever multi-stakeholder forum to propose their solutions to improving care and services for seniors, a key election issue.
MemberLead,PublicLead
April 10, 2018

Politicians Face Tough Questions on Seniors’ Care at Forum

Representatives from four political parties came together on April 23 in a first-ever multi-stakeholder forum to propose their solutions to improving care and services for seniors, a key election issue.
MemberLead,PublicLead
April 10, 2018

Party Reps Confirmed for April 23 Election Forum

Minister Dipika Damerla and MPPs Bill Walker, Teresa Armstrong, and Valerie Powell are the confirmed guests for the 2018 Election Forum: Advancing Senior Care in Toronto. To register by the April 16 deadline, visit seniorforum2018.squarespace.com.
Members in the News
April 9, 2018

Funds boost accessibility at Peterborough retirement home

John Gray of the St. Joseph's at Fleming resident council is looking forward to being able to go from balcony to balcony to take care of his dear plants, thanks to funding from the federal Enabling Accessibility Fund revealed Monday.
Members in the News
April 5, 2018

NOTL seniors home to be expanded by at least 81 beds

A Niagara-on-the-Lake retirement home will more than double in size, after being among the first long term care homes in Niagara to be awarded a share of new provincial funding announced during last week's provincial budget.