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Observing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

In our commitment to honouring those whose territory we work and reside on, AgeCare will be observing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Thursday, September 30th as a statutory holiday. The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation provides an opportunity for each of us to reflect and recognize the intergenerational harm that residential schools have caused to Indigenous families and communities. It is vital for all of us to listen to Indigenous voices and stories. We need to learn from our past, even if it is hard to comprehend. We need to be reminded that without truth, there  Read More...
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HQCA’s 2021 Patient Experience Award

Understanding what matters to our residents and their loved ones and striving to meet those needs and preferences is at the core of our Philosophy of Care and Service. AgeCare knows how important it is to create a peaceful and supportive space where residents can have their end-of-life wishes fulfilled. The medical assistance in dying program provides residents with compassionate end-of-life care, surrounded by the people most important to them. The COVID-19 pandemic created new challenges for individuals across the province to access this program. AgeCare has responded to these challenges alongside the Alberta Health Services MAID navigation team. Promptly  Read More...
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AgeCare Weekly Update for October 16, 2020: Recognizing & Preventing Hydration

Dear Resident or Family Member, We remain committed to providing updates to our residents, families, and staff at AgeCare. As such, we are providing weekly updates to keep you all informed on what is happening at our communities and organization-wide. Information and announcements – this week, we are sharing a reminder on how to recognize and prevent dehydration. Recreation calendars as the need to stay active, intellectually stimulated, and socially connected never ends. A weekly shout-out to celebrate the great work and activities happening at our AgeCare communities. As we move into a different stage of the pandemic, our weekly  Read More...