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 …

Bridge to Dreams helps residents rediscover their youth

It can be a difficult journey for younger long-term care residents to live among a much older generation. Many wish to regain a sense of pride and make themselves feel young again. This was especially acute for two the youngest residents at Southbridge Pincecrest in Plantagenet. Mélanie Turpin and Marie-Josée Cloutier wanted to rediscover their youthful appearance, something they felt …

Bridge to Dreams connects a resident to his favourite restaurant, meal

When Louis Guibord was younger, there was nothing he liked doing more than enjoying a meal at his favourite restaurant. Although older, his memories of working as a delivery person for the New Ruby in Rockland, Ontario have never faded. Now thanks to a resident-centred program implemented at Southbridge Pinecrest, Louis was able to fulfill his long-standing dream of returning …

Bridge to Dreams helps resident’s love blossom

Robert and his wife Tina were avid gardeners. Tina was the one who spearheaded the love of gardening and the passion for tulips. Robert’s daughter Joanne recalls her younger years when her parents purchased their farm and that on their arrival, the landscape on the farm was void of flowers except for a few hollyhocks. Her mother promptly began preparing …

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 …