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January 21, 2016
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Open servery a welcome gathering place at University Gates By Kristian Partington “I really like your kitchen,” I tell Joan, a vibrant bundle of energy that lives in the Hagey neighbourhood of The Village at University Gates. “It’s really quite beautiful, isn’t it?” she replies. “It’s got... Read more
January 18, 2016
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Riverside Glen celebrates the love of Jim and Vera Robertson By Kristian Partington The love of Jim Robertson’s life walked into a theatre in Aberdeen, Scotland in the summer of 1950. He was an electrical technician working behind the scenes and Vera, a dancer from Liverpool of striking beauty and... Read more
January 15, 2016
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Resident Margaret Santos and family member Alan Athanasopoulos join forces By Kristian Partington The first year his mother lived at The Village of Erin Meadows in Mississauga, Alan Athanasopoulos remembers contributing modestly to the annual November/December food drive, spearheaded by a young... Read more
January 12, 2016
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Dr. Allen Power to enhance development of integrated dementia support program By Kristian Partington For more than five years now, Schlegel villages has been challenging itself as an organization to be a leader in the movement to change the culture of aging in Ontario, Canada and beyond borders. A... Read more
January 7, 2016
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Showing the world that living well with dementia is definitely possible If you happen to wander down Main Street in any of the Schlegel Villages across southern Ontario throughout the month of January, you might notice team members dressed in purple or perhaps a purple ribbon adorning a resident’s... Read more
January 5, 2016
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Schlegel Villages welcomes newest member to the family For the past 13 years, Mary Whalen has supported the team at Mississauga’s Erin Mills Lodge as the long-term care home’s administrator and, without hesitation, she’ll tell you the greatest strength she sees every day is the way the team cares... Read more
December 31, 2015
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Fairview feels the Christmas Spirit from sister villages By Kristian Partington Back in April when it was announced that Toronto’s Fairview Nursing Home would become part of the Schlegel Villages family of long-term care and retirement homes, it was a little difficult for residents and team members... Read more
December 29, 2015
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CEO Jaime Schlegel reflects on the past year By Kristian Partington It’s the final couple weeks before a busy 2015 comes to a close and Schlegel Villages president and CEO Jamie Schlegel is in the car alongside Chief Operating Officer Paul Brown. They’re visiting the Village of Taunton Mills on... Read more
December 24, 2015
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A gesture of kindness and gratitude offered to Dundas residents By Kristian Partington The spirit of the season filled the hearts of residents and team members from Erin Meadows on Christmas Eve when Rahila Ramzan shared her love for those she serves with a gift to match the blessings she receives... Read more
December 22, 2015
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COO Paul Brown reflects on 2015 within Schlegel Villages By Kristian Partington Paul Brown easily recalls when he and his fellow team members from across the Schlegel Villages organization were asked to dream about the future that might be possible in an enhanced culture of support that puts living... Read more

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