Latest Village Voice

November 30, 2017
- Village Voice
Margaret Stinson with Lt. Gov. Elizabeth Dowdeswell and Dipika Damerla, Minister of Seniors Affairs. Two Schlegel Villages residents stood before The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, at Queen’s Park on Nov. 29 to receive honours for their dedicated service to others... Read more
November 28, 2017
- Village Voice
Main Street in the Village of Wentworth Heights buzzes with activity. It’s Nov. 22 – the day after the exact one-year anniversary of the Retirement neighbourhoods opening and the day before the team and residents will officially celebrate the occasion. It was time for celebration as Wentworth... Read more
November 23, 2017
- Village Voice
The Village of Humber Heights spent Nov. 21 and 22 celebrating the 10th anniversary of the opening of its retirement neighbourhoods just west of the Humber River in Etobicoke. It’s been a time of reflection for team members and residents as they consider how the village has evolved over the past... Read more
November 21, 2017
- Village Voice
For more than 25 years, the Village of Winston Park has welcomed seniors into its long-term care and retirement neighbourhoods, always seeking to offer the best holistic care possible in an environment that truly feels like home. Much has changed in that time in terms of how society approaches... Read more
November 17, 2017
- Ask the Expert, Village Voice
Schlegel Villages is proud to provide its residents with access to the expertise of Kinesiologists and Exercise Therapists in each village. These specialists are passionate about the physical health and well being of the people they serve, and they can be found every day in the fitness centres... Read more
November 14, 2017
- Village Voice
If Jake Corrent had to pick only one thought for people to consider in relation to preventing falls in long-term care and retirement settings, he’d say: “it’s everyone’s responsibility.” Since he began working at The Village of Aspen Lake in Windsor in 2014 as an exercise therapist, Jake has taken... Read more
November 9, 2017
- Village Voice
The stories and lessons carried home from the battlefields of war have always carried warnings. They were endless, it must have seemed, as the 1940s came to an end and the rubble of the Second World War made way for the rebuilding of nations. And yet, the warnings seemed to have gone unheeded... Read more
November 7, 2017
- Village Voice
On a clear September morning, George Madalena steps out from the kitchen at The Village of Arbour Trails where he spends the bulk of his time. As the Director of Food and Hospitality in the Village, George is one of the key people residents want to know, for he oversees what for many consider to be... Read more
November 3, 2017
- Village Voice
Audrey Andersen sits in the country kitchen with some of her fellow residents in Nichol neighbourhood at Riverside Glen, still in the circle they’d gathered in when their young guests joined them for a new intergenerational music program. This is the fourth week the 45-minute sessions have been... Read more
October 31, 2017
- Village Voice
Moises and Maria Oliveira sit together on Main Street in the Village of Sandalwood Park, holding hands as they talk, laughing the whole time it seems. She always made him laugh, Moises says: “She says so many things to make everybody laugh.” Maria and Moises Oliveira say the love from the team at... Read more