Recent News & Events

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Care Starts at the Door: How Screeners are Keeping AgeCare Staff, Residents and Visitors Safe During the Pandemic

During the pandemic, our reception and administration team have become the first line of defense to prevent the potential transmission of COVID-19 within our communities. Screening is in place to ensure the safety and well-being of all and is mandated by Alberta Health and the BC Ministry of Health. These individuals work tirelessly – and unfortunately, somewhat thanklessly – to screen everyone entering the building and instruct visitors on wearing masks and washing their hands. This is no small feat with over 14,000 visitors being screened across our AgeCare communities just last month. The success we have had in keeping  Read More...
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A Special Message from Honourable Leela Sharon Aheer, MLA for Chestermere-Strathmore

Honourable Leela Sharon Aheer, MLA for Chestermere-Strathmore, recorded a special message and sing-a-long for the residents at AgeCare Sagewood. The video will run throughout the building on the AgeCare TV channel until July 16, 2020, to brighten spirits for residents and staff during this challenging time. Listen to full playlist here and sing-a-long with us!
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AgeCare Assisting AHS with Management of Millrise Seniors Village

We want to share with our residents, families, and staff a recent endeavour that AgeCare has been requested to take on. Recently, Alberta Health Services (AHS) requested the assistance of AgeCare to step in and provided assistance and management oversight to the Millrise Seniors Village in Calgary, Alberta. AgeCare responded to this request and late last night this arrangement was formalized and made public. AHS News Release: AHS retains AgeCare to assist with operating Millrise Seniors Village This was an unexpected request, and AgeCare has responded in the spirit of assisting AHS and Millrise Seniors Village in a very critical  Read More...