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by: Rebecca Taylor

The month of August meant more awesomeness throughout the Home. Some activities and offices were moved at the end of the month due to our renovations, which are progressing well. In addition to our usual monthly activities which include carpet bowling, bingo, church services and storytelling, here are some of this month’s highlights.

 

On the 2nd, the Masonic Lodge hosted a barbecue at the Wales Home for all residents and employees. We would like to thank them for this special treat. Following the delicious lunch of hotdogs, hamburgers, potato salad, coleslaw, lemonade and ice cream treats, a dance was held in the main dining room.

 

Zootherapy was held in the nursing care units on the… Continue reading

It is with great pleasure that we share this press release with you. You will find the English version on page 2 of the attached. Press release – contract with MSSS_August 2017-BIL

by: Rebecca Taylor

July was another great month at the Home. Here are some of our highlights.

 

On the 1st, a Canada Day barbecue and dance was held. The entertainment was provided by Jim Allen and Friends. On the 3rd, zootherapy was held on our nursing care units. This time the joyous menagerie included some young rabbits. On the 4th, Jim and Alice provided residents with musical entertainment in the living room. On the afternoon of the 6th, a special activity called ‘Let’s Talk Babies’ was held in the living room to celebrate our activity assistant Marie-Christine, and to share stories about raising children.  On the afternoon of the 13th, musical guests joined us in the living room… Continue reading

Our 6th annual candlelight evening of memories will take place on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 7 PM in the main living room of the Wales Home.

Your generosity has helped us accomplish many projects!  In 2012, we sold 540 candles and last year we surpassed our goal of lighting over 1100. Your support has helped finance the purchase of numerous projects including a Sky Factory Image for Norton 2, equipment for our wellness room and last year the upcoming installation of TV Tours! This year our goal is to sell 1200 candles. The money will be used to update the solariums on Shaw 1 and Shaw 2 (new lighting, etc.)

Mireille Pruneau will be… Continue reading

The Wales Home Foundation’s 11th annual Golf Tournament is only a month and a half away! This year, all 36 available foursomes have been booked!! However, there are still a few spots available for the banquet supper, as well as plenty of room for donations! If you or someone you know wishes to sponsor our tournament or donate an auction item or door prize, please contact Brendalee Piironen at bpiironen@waleshome.ca (819-826-3266 extension 247) or Courtney Grainger at cgrainger@waleshome.ca (extension 251). Thank you to everyone who is participating! Please share 🙂