Long-term care resident lives out his lifetime wish of riding in a fire truck

Resident-centred program brings community together to help bridge one man’s lifelong dream Thanks to a resident-centred program implemented at Queensway Long Term Care Home and the support of the community, Sim, a non-verbal resident, has realized his lifelong dream of riding in a fire truck during the Hensall parade. On Saturday, June 9th, Sim, outfitted in his very own fire …

Southbridge Care Homes Enhances Senior Management Team

(Cambridge, ON – July 26, 2018) A number of senior management appointments were announced today by Keith McIntosh, Chief Executive Officer at Southbridge Care Homes. Commenting on the appointments, Keith McIntosh said “I am pleased to make these announcements to support the tremendous growth experienced in our management business over the past number of years and to provide a foundation …

95 more long-term care beds for seniors in Cornwall

Parisien Manor to more than double resident capacity CORNWALL, ON – MAY 4, 2018 – The Ministry of Health and Long Term Care has created 95 new long-term care beds at Parisien Manor in the Cornwall. Jim McDonell, MPP for Stormont—Dundas—South Glengarry, was in Cornwall to make the announcement in the existing long-term care home, alongside Southbridge Care Homes’ Director …

53 more long-term care beds for seniors in Scugog

Port Perry’s only long-term care home to expand resident capacity CAMBRIDGE, ON – APRIL 27, 2018 – The Ministry of Health and Long Term Care has created 53 new long term care beds at Port Perry Place in the Township of Scugog.  Granville Anderson, MPP for Durham, was in Port Perry to make the announcement in the existing long-term care …

Long term care resident recognized for his service and valour 

                    Royal Canadian Air Force Veteran & Chelsey Park Long Term Care Resident, Arthur Lee, Receives Quilt of Valour  Long term care resident recognized for his service and valour  (Cambridge, ON – April 19, 2018)  Chelsey Park Long Term Care Resident, Arthur Lee, was recognized for his service with the Royal …

Bridge to Dreams program reconnects long term care resident to his love of hockey

Avid Hockey Fan & Birchwood Terrace Resident, Joe Hunter, Attends North American First Nations Hockey Tournament                                                                                                                                                        (Cambridge, ON – April 19, 2018)  Formerly known on the street as “Hockey Joe” due to his love for the sport, Birchwood Terrace resident and First Nations member Joe Hunter was excited to attend the North American First Nations Hockey Tournament in Kenora …

Bridging Dreams to Reality for a Pink Floyd Fan

(Cambridge, ON – April 19, 2018) In December, the staff of The Palace-Alexandria Long Term Care Home were delighted to surprise Michel, a young resident and lifelong fan of Pink Floyd with the opportunity to hear his favourite band’s music in a live venue. Michel and his sister, brother in law and nieces enjoyed hearing the best of Pink Floyd …

Reg Petersen new Chairman at Southbridge Health Care GP Inc.

[CAMBRIDGE, ON – MARCH 19, 2018] – Southbridge Health Care GP Inc., the Managing General Partner of Southbridge Health Care LP, announced today that it has appointed Reg Petersen as Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective immediately.  Petersen replaces Mark Maxwell who has held the position for the past four years. Southbridge is entering a new growth phase in …