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Ken stays current with his writing and research from his suite  at Humber Heights, while he takes comfort in knowing his wife his well cared for in her suite just a few flights of stairs away.
October 14, 2021
- Village Voice
Ken Snelson’s suite on the 4th Floor of The Village of Humber Heights is filled with signs of his passion for British postal history. His collection fills some 50 volumes and, as the secretary of the Philatelic Society of Canada, Ken produces a monthly newsletter. He’s also written two books on the... Read more
Schlegel Villages has received approval from the Ontario government to begin development of a new Campus of Care in Oakville that will initially provide innovative LTC care and living arrangements to 640 persons.
October 13, 2021
- In the News
Schlegel Villages to Develop a New Campus of Care in Oakville to Provide a High-Quality of Life and Person-centred Service delivery model to its 640 Village Neighbours Innovative design includes a Health Centre, Living Classroom, and a central Main Street and Town Square to help residents maintain... Read more
September 30, 2021
- In the News
The knowledge, experience and wisdom of the First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples of the land we now call Canada guided the first settlers when they arrived from overseas centuries ago. Without this early sharing of knowledge, the early arrivals to a new and bountiful land would have been... Read more
Branka and friends in the days before COVID during a  cruise of the Toronto Harbour. “I’ve always felt I work with the greatest generation on Earth," she says.
September 15, 2021
- Village Voice
Branka Urosevic has worked in support of seniors in one capacity or another for different providers for nearly 20 years, but when she joined Schlegel Villages, her love of seniors was able to flourish in ways it hadn’t in her previous roles. Branka and friends in the days before COVID during a... Read more
Elizabeth and Ross have found a level of comfort they  enjoy in The Village of Erin Meadows, in part because of the wonderful team that works there. 
September 8, 2021
- Village Voice
Ross and Elizabeth Skippon carry with them the meticulous sense of organization that comes with decades of experience in business. Together they ran a successful medical supply company and, until recently, Ross continued to support the business from the financial side when his son took over, though... Read more
Staci worried taking a COVID-19 Vaccine might affect her ability to become a mother. Research and an open  conversation with a physician quelled her fears and on January1, she had her first dose, protecting her and the son she's carrying today
September 2, 2021
- Village Voice
Staci Wale is a neighbourhood coordinator at The Village of Taunton Mills in Whitby. We thank her for sharing her story of how vaccine doubt and hesitancy was transformed to conviction. Misinformation made her question her ability to become a mother if she took the vaccine and today, she's carrying... Read more
Rita Munro upon her balcony at Ailsa Craig in The Village of Arbour Trails in Guelph.
August 24, 2021
- Village Voice
The Village of Arbour Trails in Guelph offers a unique continuum of care, with the main Village supporting residents who have a range of care needs and the Ailsa Craig apartments a short stroll away combining the independence of a condominium with the community feel of the entire Village. With each... Read more
August 19, 2021
- In the News
With deep concern and sorrow, the Schlegel Villages community has been watching closely as our friends and neighbours in Haiti face the aftermath of another devastating earthquake that has shattered the fragile nation. The Schlegel connection to Haiti goes back decades; Wilfred Schlegel and his... Read more
When Andy's health began to turn, the team at Erin Mills Lodge was able to offer a measure of comfort in is transition from hospital. 
August 18, 2021
- Village Voice
After three months supported by the team in the Enhanced Supportive Neighbourhood (ESN) at Erin Mills Lodge in Mississauga, Andy Carli is preparing to move to a more permanent Long-Term Care environment able to meet his needs. When Andy's health began to turn, the team at Erin Mills Lodge was able... Read more
Marj and Mary banter like they’ve know each other forever, like a classic comedy duo feeding each other the foundation of the next punch line.
August 11, 2021
- Village Voice
Almost from the moment Marj Sattler and Mary Kirkpatrick met as new residents in the retirement home of The Village at University Gates, they’ve been the best of friends. To join them in conversation is to be reminded that a friend is one of the greatest things to have and to be, and to realize... Read more

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