Latest Village Voice (Coleman Care Centre)

August 3, 2017
- Village Voice
Education drive seeks to enhance the dining experience for residents As the Schlegel-UW Research Institute for Aging’s Agri-food for Healthy Aging (A-HA) team was preparing to release the results of a major study into the factors that influence healthy nutritional intake among long-term care... Read more
February 16, 2016
- Village Voice
Coleman Care Centre’s Erlinda Tallim shares her insights By Kristian Partington Throughout much of 2015, Erlinda Tallim, the director of food services at Barrie’s Coleman Care Centre, was among a group of more than 20 Schlegel Villages team members who took part in the Leadership Program for Long-... Read more
September 1, 2015
- Village Voice
After nearly four decades, rec. director Carol White prepares for retirement By Kristian Partington One of the greatest attributes of Barrie’s Coleman Care Centre is the dedication of so many team members, some of whom count their commitment to service at the small home in decades, not years. Carol... Read more
February 3, 2015
- Village Voice
Coleman Care Centre’s John Heitmar By Kristian Partington John Heitmar exudes a quiet sort of contentment as he sits by the window in his room at Coleman Care Centre with the winter sun shining in on him. Maybe it’s the easy smile on his face or the dripping Hungarian accent, but as he shares... Read more
January 29, 2015
- Village Voice
‘I don’t like to see anybody sitting in their room downhearted,’ says Gord McIntee By Kristian Partington Within days of arriving at his new home at Coleman Care Centre in Barrie, Gord McIntee found himself sitting in on the Residents’ Council meeting. When he left the meeting, he was the new... Read more
January 27, 2015
- Village Voice
The team at Coleman Care Centre makes the home, says family member By Kristian Partington Doris Kottik and her daughter, Lin, are sitting over a scrabble board in a bright room at the far end of the eastern hall at Coleman Care Centre. The winter sun pours in over the green of the many plants that... Read more