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Enabling seniors to stay within the same complex as their care requirements change

Caring Now Magazine:  A Conversation with Honourable Dave Quest Alberta Assoc. Minister of Seniors By Ted Dennison "When the Premier and I participated in the grand opening of phase two of the Sagewood Seniors Community in Strathmore last December, we met a gentleman who resides in the independent living wing of the complex and he told us that his wife, who requires additional care, was located in another wing of the same facility. He was extremely happy that both of them are able to live in the same seniors’ residence. That is why I am quite excited about the mix  Read More...
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AgeCare recognized nationally for delivering quality care to seniors

Accreditation Canada awards AgeCare with exemplary standing, their highest level of recognition. Calgary, AB - AgeCare announced today that it has received Accreditation with Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada, the highest award bestowed by that organization. Accreditation is designed to assess a health care provider’s compliance with quality standards including client centred care, safety, work life, continuity of services, effectiveness, efficiency, and accessibility. “I congratulate all our staff who contributed to this outstanding achievement. Receiving exemplary standing not only gives us pride but also provides confidence to our residents, their families, and our valued partners that we are committed to  Read More...
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Columbia Retirement Community equipped for boil water advisory

Staff at Columbia in Lethbridge put system in place to ensure the safety of their residents. To all our residents, friends, and families: I wanted to take a moment to let you all know that the team at Columbia has moved very quickly to ensure the safety of all our residents during this water advisory. Our community is well equipped with drinkable bottled water and cleaning wipes. In addition our hospitality services modified their offerings and procedures to accommodate the boil water advisory including not using tap water for drinking, cooking, making ice, and washing fruits and vegetables. For added  Read More...