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May 13, 2016
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Residents take in their first live pro basketball game, thanks to Albert Sese By Kristian Partington Maybe, just maybe, there’s a little bit of Jean Berry’s influence at work in the fantastic showing the Toronto Raptors have had in their playoff run this spring. It’s nice to think so anyways... Read more
May 10, 2016
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Young volunteer proves that great challenges can be overcome By Kristian Partington Over time, Evalina DeOliveira’s eyesight has deteriorated. She can see well enough out of one her eyes but the other has started to fade. Reading isn’t as easy as it once was but of late, she’s been able to enjoy... Read more
May 6, 2016
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Developing a highly engaged workforce a key priority for Schlegel Villages By Kristian Partington When a core group of the leadership team members from Schlegel Villages’ support office began developing the organization’s five-year strategic plan, they first looked at the expected realities the... Read more
May 3, 2016
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Winston Park resident receives Ontario Heritage Award By Kristian Partington The passion Craig Campbell feels for the natural landscapes and diverse ecosystems spread across the province of Ontario shines through clearly when I speak with him on a bright spring day at his home at the Village of... Read more
April 28, 2016
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Preparing for the needs of the future at the annual leadership retreat By Kristian Partington The largest group of leaders ever from within Schlegel Villages gathered once again at the Pearson Convention Centre in Brampton April 26-27 for the organization’s annual leadership retreat. The growth of... Read more
April 22, 2016
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Dot Works is the first resident to turn 100 in the new village By Kristian Partington A 100th birthday is always cause for great celebration but for the team at The Village at University Gates, the centennial milestone Dorothy Works marks on April 22 is all the more memorable because she is the... Read more
April 21, 2016
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Generous donations fuel positive change in the organization and the sector By Kristian Partington Before he stepped into his new role as the overseeing physician at the Village of Winston Park in Kitchener in the late 1990s, Dr. George Miller thought that a 25-year career as a physician working in... Read more
April 19, 2016
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Resident journalist featuring personal profiles of team members By Kristian Partington “Dynamic” is a word Bruce Jackson uses to describe Renee Ganley, a resident at The Village of Aspen Lake he has grown to know quite well during his time there as the village pastor. She’s active in many aspects... Read more
April 15, 2016
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Schlegel Village Team members ‘proud’ to be part of the conversation By Kristian Partington Over the course of two days at the end of March, team members from Schlegel Villages support office, The Village at St. Clair and the Village at University Gates were part of an Oral Health Think Tank hosted... Read more
April 12, 2016
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Walk with Me conference hits on challenges of the Culture Change Journey By Kristian Partington Registered practical nurse Jen McKay has considered the concept of culture change in aging from a few different perspectives over the years and the fact is, change can be a difficult thing. Having worked... Read more

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