Southbridge Care Homes raises more than $3,300 for local Alzheimer’s Society

OWEN SOUND, ON – May 21, 2019 – Local care homes have combined efforts to raise awareness and funds for the local Alzheimer’s Society. The residents and staff of Southbridge Long-Term Care homes Georgian Heights, Maple View and Errinrung participated in the annual IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s on May 11 in Owen Sound and Thornbury. In addition, the home …

94 More Long-Term Care Beds for Seniors in Kemptville

Bayfield Manor to more than double resident capacity KEMPTVILLE, ON – FEB. 1, 2019 – The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care has created 94 new long-term care beds at Bayfield Manor in Kemptville. Steve Clark, MPP for Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes, was in Kemptville to make the announcement at the existing long-term care home, alongside Southbridge Care Homes’ Managing …

Bridge to Dreams whisks Parisien Manor couple away for private evening

Not all dreams are grandiose. But thanks to Bridge to Dreams, a resident-centred program implemented at Southbridge Care Homes’ Manoir Parisien Manor in Cornwall, Ontario, two residents got the privacy they craved. Mary and Bill had expressed their desire to have a private area in the long-term care home where they can be alone. Bill lives in a three-bed room and …

Chelsey Park RN wins nursing leadership award

Southbridge is proud to announce that Laurie Wheeler (RN) from Chelsey Park Long-Term Care has won the Ontario Long-Term Care Association (OLTCA) Nursing Leadership Award at the 4th annual Awards Gala on November 15, 2018. Each year, the OLTCA recognizes two Registered Nurses or Registered Practical Nurses who have demonstrated measurable achievements in improving the quality, culture and value of …

Bridge to Dreams reconnects Regency resident to her love of skating

Ruth has always had a love of skating. It is great exercise and challenges your brain. Then there are the costumes, glamour, and the artistry. Ruth loves them all. Now thanks to a resident-centred program implemented at Regency Long-Term Care Home in Port Hope, Ruth was once again able to experience her love of the sport. Ruth, with the help of …

Bridge to Dreams reconnects resident to his passion – Blue Jays baseball

Wayne says he has been a Jays fan, “since the beginning of time.” He used to attend games with his wife, but after he began to have mobility issues, it became difficult to attend games. Now thanks to a resident-centred program implemented at Southbridge Seaforth, Wayne was able to once again experience the crack of the bat, the sound of …