golf

Despite the snowy weather we have had lately, the Wales Home Foundation’s annual golf tournament planning is already underway! The tournament is one of the biggest annual fundraisers for the Foundation, which generates funds for the Wales Home in order to continue to provide excellent quality services and care to seniors. The tournament is always lots of fun for volunteers and players alike, thanks to the kindness and generosity of community members. The 2017 tournament will be held on Thursday, August 24th, 2017 at Golf & académie Longchamp in Sherbrooke. If you or anyone you know would like to play in the tournament, attend the banquet supper, or support the tournament in any way, or if you require additional information,… Continue reading

by: Rebecca Taylor

Here are our highlights from the month of July but if  you are interested in learning more about what is going on at the Wales Home, you can visit our website at www.waleshome.ca and Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/R%C3%A9sidence-Wales-Home-CHSLD-Wales-Inc/359173890897086 for photos, news updates and a copy of the monthly activity calendar and chatter. You can also give us a call at 819-826-3266 for information on admissions, pricing etc., or if you’d like to become a volunteer.

 

This month’s film viewings on the big screen included episodes of The Dick Van Dyke Show and Cheaper by the Dozen 2 and A Song for Marion.

 

Happy birthday to everyone who celebrated in July. Our monthly party… Continue reading

by: Rebecca Taylor

It was another extremely busy month at the Wales Home in May.

 

A Mother’s Day craft took place on the afternoon of the 2nd, thanks to the assistance of some of our volunteers. A spa afternoon was held in the living room on May 3rd, also in celebration of Mother’s Day.

 

We have a new activity which has started. It is known as the Current Events Club where residents gather to discuss what is happening in the news. Our semi-annual resident and family meeting took place on the 5th. On the 7th, residents and drivers enjoyed a delicious outing to the Salad Luncheon in Ulverton. A shoe sale (Confort Elegance) took place on the 9th.… Continue reading

by: Rebecca Taylor

With April came sunshine and some warmer days. This meant that more residents took walks outside, sat out under the covered roof at door 6 and in the sun porch. It was also a busy month for our activity department. We said goodbye to our stagieres Lisa Astrologo and Claudie Levesque. We wish them the best of luck in the future.

 

A dance was held in the main living room on the afternoon of the 6th. Paul Richard provided the music for this entertaining afternoon.

 

Our annual volunteer evening was held on the 11th. A huge thank you to our more than two hundred volunteers for all the contributions that they make to the Home.… Continue reading

by: Rebecca Taylor

On behalf of everyone at the Wales Home, thank you to all of the volunteers who take time to join us and do so much for our residents. This is much appreciated by all! We were pleased to have Vicky Coddington working in the activity department with us this summer. She recently finished her summer work with us and we wish her well in her future plans.

 

Residents and employees enjoyed a delicious barbecue meal on the 5th. This meal is sponsored by the Masonic Lodge. Following the barbecue, a dance was held in the main dining room. Music was provided by Homegrown Country.

 

On the afternoon of the 6th residents had the opportunity to… Continue reading