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AgeCare Midnapore LTC OCTOBER 2020 Calendar/Newsletter

Poetry Corner

“This tree must be falling for me, as soon as I sat under it, it dropped its leaves”

~ Charmaine J. Forde

 

Visiting During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Designated Visitor Indoor Visits: please call 403-519-9397 and leave a message 24hrs in advance to reserve your time.

VISITNG TIME 10:00am-7:00pm. Do not arrive earlier than 10.

Outdoor Visits:  We are booking Outdoor In Person Visits from Mon-Fri 9:45am and ending at 3:45pm. 4 Guests Max. Contact Tori White at twhite@agecare.ca or 403-873-2612. We will continue to book outdoor visits as long as weather permits.

 

PREPARATION FOR FLU SEASON

Flu season is just around the corner and we all want to

prepare for it. How can you help?

  1. Get vaccinated– vaccinations are available soon. Nursing is contacting residents/families/agents to get consent for the flu vaccine.
  2. Practice hand hygiene
  3. Follow respiratory etiquette
  4. Drink water and get plenty of rest if you are sick

If you need information and want to know more about influenza, please contact Anna Andres, Clinical Resource Nurse aandres@agecare.ca

 

Virtual Memorial Service

October 21 2020

We will be hosting a Virtual Memorial Service to honor and remember residents who have passed. If you would like to be included please contact Alexa Grinevitch, SW to provide email address which we can send the Zoom Link to. In person seating for residents is limited.

Alexa Grinevitch

agrinevitch@agecare.ca

or 403-873-2617

Flu Shot Clinic

October Monday 19th & Wednesday 21st. CareRx Alberta will be going to each neighbourhood and administering the 2020-2021 flu shot to residents. Residents please wear a short sleeve shirt these days!

 

New Menu

Starting October 12 there will be a menu change to the Fall/Winter Menu.

 

WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU

Is something missing from your leisure lifestyle? Something new you want to try?

Please let recreation staff know and we will add to our November Calendar.

Download the full recreation calendar of events and programs here: October 2020

For any questions or if you would like to sign your loved one up for something special – contact Tori White (Recreation Manager), twhite@agecare.ca or stop in to Recreation and speak to a member of the team.