Heron Terrace team helps residents experience solar eclipse
'This was an amazing experience for all'
Apr 12, 2024

Heron Terrace residents were overjoyed to

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Puppy visits are having a positive impact on Lanark Village residents and staff
DOC's 8-month-old Rottweiler is regularly at the seniors living community putting smiles on everyone's faces
Apr 10, 2024

When Lanark Village director of care (DOC)

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Bingo, baking and belly dancing keeping Landmark Village busy
An annual HSF fundraiser as well as two new programs highlight recent events at the seniors living community
Apr 08, 2024

Landmark Village residents have been busy latel

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Making residents' dreams come true, one wish at a time (Part 1)
Discover how residents got to experience a Tim Hortons 'drive-thru', a spa day and a tree-planting session
Apr 05, 2024

The Make-A-Wish initiative at Westmount

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Easter Bunny's early visit wows Waterloo Heights residents
'Everyone left with a basket full of treats and a smile on their face'
Apr 03, 2024

An early visit from the Easter Bunny surprised

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Heron Terrace residents are giving 'board meetings' a new meaning
Residents are organizing their own board games and card matches
Mar 27, 2024

Who doesn't love playing a board game or a few

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Lanark Village residents and staff spend a day celebrating the Wild West
'Age is just a number, and you are never too old to act silly and have fun'
Mar 25, 2024

Lanark Village residents and team members share

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St. Patrick's Day gets celebrated twice at Twin Lakes Village
Since residents and team members enjoy Ireland's famous holiday so much, they treated themselves to two days of fun
Mar 22, 2024

St. Patrick's Day is so popular at Twin Lakes

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Village on the Thames treats team to brunch for Staff Appreciation Day
'The staff here work hard all the time and this was our way of saying thank you'
Mar 20, 2024

Team members make an important difference to th

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Baking contest puts Southgate residents and team members in friendly competition
Kingsville's mayor and town councillors served as contest judges
Mar 18, 2024

Southgate Village residents and team members ha

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S&R Property Management chooses to support River City Vineyard for 2024 donation campaign
'If we can even make a small difference and help out an organization each year, then that is what matters'
Mar 15, 2024

Team members from Steeves & Rozema property

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Heron Terrace encourages resident's artistic talents
Mario Brissette has been painting window decorations for special occasions. Residents and staff are loving his work
Mar 13, 2024

Heron Terrace resident Mario Brissette loves

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Local author Joan Harder visits Southgate after residents discover her book
Residents were 'thrilled' by her visit, as many could relate to her stories
Mar 11, 2024

Southgate Village residents recently discovered

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How Michael Kramer found his dream job at Lanark Village
A quest to work in a people-centred career led him from the insurance sector to becoming the Village's marketing director
Mar 08, 2024

Michael Kramer started his career path in the

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Organizing year-long Salvation Army fundraiser earns Brenda Fraser 2023 Community Service Award
'Her heart is so good and pure, and she genuinely cares about her community'
Mar 06, 2024

Property management team member Brenda Fraser

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IPAC manager applauded for successful Westmount vaccination drives
Bola Oluwoli has encouraged co-workers and residents to get their flu and COVID-19 vaccines this winter and his efforts have paid off
Mar 04, 2024

As Westmount Gardens' infection prevention and

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Black-tie dinner marks Valentine's Day at Waterloo Heights
Residents treated to a memorable, top-notch meal made possible by dedicated team members and volunteers
Mar 01, 2024

Waterloo Heights creates enjoyable events for

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Village on the Thames team shares the gift of love on Valentine's Day
Residents each received a gift bag to celebrate Feb. 14
Feb 28, 2024

Ruby Gallant says Valentine's Day – which

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How a volunteering opportunity led to a new career for Southgate team member
Valerie Judas became Southgate's activity co-ordinator in 2023, but her history with residents and staff goes back 10 years
Feb 26, 2024

When Valerie Judas drove by Southgate Village one day in 2014, she

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Super Bowl party leaves Twin Lakes Village residents wanting more sports events
Happy hour program the day after the big game proved to be a hit with everyone
Feb 23, 2024

After spending the afternoon of Feb. 12 watchin

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Travelling exotic-animal petting zoo returns to Lanark Village
Residents spend a day engaging with and learning about unique creatures
Feb 21, 2024

If you were at Lanark Village Feb. 14, you migh

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Westmount volunteers applauded for making a difference to residents
'You can see the love and care each volunteer has for our residents every time they are here, as they make a huge difference in everyone's life'
Feb 16, 2024

The Westmount Gardens life enrichment team

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Twin Lakes Village residents treated to engaging, educational visit with exotic creatures
'We had a great turnout to the event; residents are already asking when they can come back'
Feb 14, 2024

Twin Lakes Village residents recently had a

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Trillium Villa team receives S&R's Above and Beyond Award for heroism
Team members from the Sarnia LTC community helped evacuate and temporarily house 120 Fairwinds Lodge residents after devastating fire
Feb 12, 2024

When a nighttime fire broke out at Fairwinds

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How a 'whack-a-groundhog' contest brought Afton Park residents and team members together
To celebrate news of an early spring from Wiarton Willie, residents and staff play a version of Whac-A-Mole
Feb 09, 2024

Wiarton Willie did not see his shadow when he

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Landmark Village socials help beat the January blues
Engaging events saw large-scale participation and got residents socializing
Feb 07, 2024

While it was cold and grey outside throughout

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'Fan-favourite' group gets Village on the Thames residents singing, clapping and toe-tapping
The Pub Crawlers attract nearly all of the Village's residents to their performances, and their Jan. 23 show was no exception
Feb 05, 2024

Live music is always popular in senior living

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Commitment and passion for her work earn Emilija Stojsavljevic S&R's Quality Improvement Award
'Emilija is a fantastic person who has a passion for her residents and team'
Feb 02, 2024

A strong dedication to Heron Terrace residents

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Afton Park team members and volunteers create a memorable Christmas season for residents
Art therapy, a Christmas service and a visit from Santa were part of the fun-filled month
Jan 31, 2024

Afton Park Place was buzzing with activity in

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How an elf, Santa and holiday baking created a memorable Southgate Christmas
'We added some wonderful memories for the residents,' says the Village's fun co-ordinator
Jan 29, 2024

The Christmas season at Southgate Village

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Santa Returns to Fairview Towers
The apartment building's Father Christmas entertained about 20 children during annual event
Jan 26, 2024

Gerry Fischer donned his famous red suit, cap

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Westmount team embraces creativity to enhance residents' quality of life
A variety of innovative first-time events marked 2023
Jan 24, 2024

Westmount Gardens life enrichment team members

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Community kindness, crafts and fun highlight Landmark Village holiday season
'It was a December full of Christmas fun'
Jan 22, 2024

It was a bustling holiday season at Landmark

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Lanark Heights marries 20th anniversary party with Christmas celebrations
'It was a nice combination of holiday celebrations and 20 years of Lanark Heights'
Jan 19, 2024

Lanark Heights toasted 20 years of serving the

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Residents, families and staff celebrate Christmas at Village on the Thames
Dec. 18 party featured entertainment, games, refreshments and gifts
Jan 17, 2024

There was singing, music and lots of Christmas

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Themed-dinners wow Afton Park residents in 2023
Food services team members tap into their creativity each month to deliver fun, tasty meals to residents
Jan 15, 2024

Each month, Afton Park Place food services team

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Carolling and Santa visit highlight week leading up to Landmark Christmas
Residents and team members embraced the spirit of the holiday season
Jan 12, 2024

Christmas Day is always a big event at Landmark

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S&R team makes blockbuster donation of items to Humane Society
Work supplies, blankets, toys and treats were among the goods the property management team delivered
Jan 10, 2024

On Dec. 6, a group of team members from the

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Successful fundraising year marks major highlight for Landmark Village
HSF, Parkinson Society, Alzheimer Society were among the charites residents and team members helped support in 2023
Jan 08, 2024

Supporting charitable organizations has long

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Volunteer group ensures all Westmount residents receive Christmas stockings
For two straight years, Stockings for Seniors delivered more than 100 stockings filled with gifts to residents
Jan 05, 2024

For the second straight year, Westmount Gardens

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S&R property management celebrates donating 5,000-plus children's items to Bluewater Health in 2023
'I am so excited – we have made such a big difference this year and I am very proud,' says Brenda Fraser
Jan 03, 2024

Just before the holiday season, Brenda Fraser o

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S&R head office donates gifts to Chatham Goodfellows Christmas campaign
After learning about Village on the Thames' involvement with the Goodfellows' annual donation drive, the head office team wanted to help
Dec 22, 2023

When the Steeves & Rozema Group's head

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Twin Lakes Terrace ensures local family has a memorable Christmas
Residents, families and staff collected gifts throughout December that will be sent to the family by the Salvation Army
Dec 20, 2023

Residents, their families and staff at Twin

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New initiatives and community support among 2023 highlights at Twin Lakes Terrace
Recognition program, fundraisers and unique activities marked the year
Dec 18, 2023

Twin Lakes Terrace had an action-packed 2023, a

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Village on the Thames makes sure local children get toys at Christmas
Residents and team members have filled several boxes of toys in support of the Chatham Goodfellows' No Child Without a Christmas campaign
Dec 15, 2023

The Village on the Thames is making sure

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December 'jam-packed with a lot of fun activities' at Westmount Gardens
Live entertainment, pet therapy and Christmas activities are among the events planned
Dec 13, 2023

Westmount Gardens is “jam-packed with a

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Waterloo Heights Christmas bazaar raises $470 for local hospice
Residents, vendors and a wide variety of items helped make this year's bazaar successful, says activity director
Dec 11, 2023

Waterloo Heights hosted its annual Christmas

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Village on the Thames partners with local company to get residents' walkers shining
The event was a benefit to both residents and a local business
Dec 08, 2023

Who doesn't like a clean walker?


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Early Christmas party helps Twin Lakes residents and team members maximize fun
'It was great to get the Christmas party in early so during the month of December we can continue the Christmas cheer and celebrations'
Dec 06, 2023

Twin Lakes Village residents and team members

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15-foot Christmas tree makes its return to Westmount Gardens
After three years, the much-loved tree is up and fully decorated, thanks to the efforts of residents and team members
Dec 04, 2023

It has taken three years, but Westmount Gardens

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Meet Yvon Robichaud, the Santa of S&R
Village on the Thames team member reflects on his history as Saint Nick
Dec 01, 2023

With his thick white beard and glasses, Yvon

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St. Andrew's team member says residents, families and colleagues make work feel like home
Susana Monteiro reflects on her 16 years working at the Cambridge LTC community
Nov 29, 2023

Susana Monteiro has been a St. Andrew's Terrace

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Team members reunite Lanark Heights resident with friend
A chance conversation between a resident and a PSW sparked a wonderful surprise for long-lost friends
Nov 27, 2023

A casual conversation between a Lanark Heights

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19-year team member shares what she likes best about life at St. Andrew's Terrace
Heather McKay says learning about the residents and their lives is at the top of the list
Nov 24, 2023

One of the things Heather McKay says she likes

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'Welcome board' is enhancing the Heron Terrace experience
Colourful sign was originally designed to welcome new team members but is used to make everyone feel at home
Nov 22, 2023

The “welcome board” at Heron Terrac

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Door-decorating contest, Halloween party highlight October at Village on the Thames
Team members collaborate to deliver meaningful events for residents
Nov 20, 2023

A door-decorating contest and a Halloween party

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Costume contest brings Twin Lakes Terrace residents, staff and visitors together
A wide variety of costumes and lots of fun made for a memorable day for residents
Nov 17, 2023

Twin Lakes Terrace residents, team members and

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Creative food services team brings Halloween fun to residents' meals
Afton Park Place residents enjoy lunch and dinner with a special Halloween twist
Nov 15, 2023

Afton Park Place residents enjoyed Halloween

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Village on the Thames event celebrates two centenarians' birthdays – on the same day
Louise Reid turned 100 and Dorothy Ellis turned 102 on Oct. 22, so a celebration was held to honour both residents
Nov 13, 2023

The folks at the Village on the Thames recently

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Landmark's October calendar filled with a myriad of fun, engaging events
A trip to an orchard, a fundraiser, magic show, fashion show and a haunted house were among the highlights
Nov 10, 2023

Landmark Village's October calendar was dotted

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'Without this program, I wouldn't be where I am today'
Recent grad praises Trillium Villa convalescent care program for helping her regain mobility
Nov 08, 2023

Patricia Cook says she's grateful for Trillium

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Residents engaged in 'scary' activities throughout October at Westmount Gardens
Halloween-themed events brought residents and team members together, with festivities and live music topping off the month
Nov 06, 2023

The “scary” spirit of Halloween was

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Culinary program brings back Lanark Village residents' favourite foods
Every month, residents choose one resident's favourite recipe to make
Nov 03, 2023

The Lanark Village team has created a

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Outdoor luncheons combine delicious meals with activities and socializing at Twin Lakes Terrace
'This is truly one scheduled event that residents look forward to most in the warmer months'
Nov 01, 2023

What could be better than enjoying a delicious,

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Fighting flu and COVID starts with team members at Heron Terrace
Windsor LTC community launches its annual vaccine clinic and people are responding
Oct 30, 2023

The Heron Terrace infection prevention and

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Ice cream social brings Twin Lakes Terrace residents and families together
'After such a positive response from families, residents and staff, it's safe to say this was a summer memory that won't be forgotten'
Oct 27, 2023

Ice cream – and lots of it in a wide

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Waterloo Heights raises $3,800 for local hospice
Events throughout summer helped raise money
Oct 25, 2023

A myriad of events held at Waterloo Heights

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Religious services returning to Westmount Gardens after COVID
'I am happy to finally see things are looking the way they did before COVID and only getting better'
Oct 23, 2023

The Westmount Gardens team has been working har

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Twin Lakes Terrace Wishing Well program delivers late-summer fundraisers
Working with neighbouring Twin Lakes Village, residents' wishes to help Big Brothers Big Sisters and the Alzheimer Society came true
Oct 20, 2023

Twin Lakes Terrace's Wishing Well program has

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With pandemic restrictions eased, Rosewood residents make the most of summer
'Summer went to fast, but we had a lot of fun and we did a lot if things'
Oct 18, 2023

This past summer was the first since the

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Lanark Heights celebrates another successful Walk for Parkinson's
Residents, families, volunteers and team members raise $900 for the Parkinson Society of Southwestern Ontario
Oct 16, 2023

The Parkinson Society of Southwestern Ontario i

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'Very motivated' graduate of Trillium Villa's convalescent program heads home after recovery
Helen Butler says her involvement with the program was paramount to her recovery
Oct 13, 2023

In less than three months, Helen Butler was abl

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Heron Terrace team pulls together to complete workplace surveys
'We had fun and really felt the competitiveness throughout the home'
Oct 11, 2023

Heron Terrace team members are being commended

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Village on the Thames takes on a Hawaiian vibe with fun-filled week
An annual tradition, this year's Hawaiian Week featured great food, lots of fun and even more smiles
Oct 06, 2023

Ruby Gallant says the first week of September

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Westmount wraps up summer with a myriad of events and outings
The LTC community's first-ever garage sale, a lunch trip to a favourite restaurant and a car show were among the highlights
Oct 04, 2023

Westmount Gardens wrapped up summer with a

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Landmark residents raise $420 for Parkinson Society during annual walk
'It was a great afternoon' that also included prize draws and live entertainment
Oct 02, 2023

Landmark Village residents, families and team

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Trillium Villa convalescent program graduate applauds team members for helping her recover
'I wouldn't be as far along or progressed as far as I have without the convalescent program,' says Jeannie Finlayson
Sep 29, 2023

When Jeannie Finlayson entered Trillium Villa's

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The 'King of Rock 'n' Roll' makes Afton Park resident's dream come true
A performance from an Elvis impersonator received 'the biggest turnout that Afton has ever seen'
Sep 27, 2023

An Afton Park Place resident's lifelong dream

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Team member shares how Village on the St. Clair has been a great place to grow
Lindsay Weston says personal connections at the village have created a supportive working environment
Sep 25, 2023

Village on the St. Clair team member Lindsay

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New program has Landmark and Twin Lakes residents rolling around town
Residents have been taking rides around Sarnia in trishaws, thanks to a partnership with a cycling group
Sep 22, 2023

A group of cycling enthusiasts is helping the

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Southgate resident makes 'memory bears' to help others cope with loss
Irene Bondy used donated clothing that once belonged to S&R residents' loved ones to make teddy bears
Sep 20, 2023

A resident of Southgate Village in Kingsville i

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Exciting summer at Westmount Gardens marked by many outings
Some of the favourite trips include visits to Springbank Park, an ice-cream shop and lunch in Port Stanley
Sep 18, 2023

The residents of Westmount Gardens had a

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Heron Terrace celebrates Philippines Independence Day
'These events provide the chance for team members to participate in activities that help them learn about other cultures'
Sep 15, 2023

Food and fun helped the residents and team

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Disney's magic touches down at Trillium Villa
Residents treated to a Disney-themed day which brought smiles and lots of reminiscing
Sep 13, 2023

Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and

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Twin Lakes residents donate hand-made pet toys to Humane Society
Residents delivered the toys to the cats and dogs – and then got to spend some time with them
Sep 11, 2023

The Steeves & Rozema mission of “creating communities tha

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Carousel of the Nations celebrates Heron Terrace's rich diversity
'We are truly grateful and blessed to work with such a diverse population'
Sep 08, 2023

The Heron Terrace team is proud of the diversit

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School-supply drive, beanbag-toss tourney among Southgate's summer highlights
Senior living village marries activities that are fun with those that promote community spirit
Sep 06, 2023

Some of the events Southgate Village hosted

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Westmount Gardens sees a wealth of events and new programs launched this summer
'My whole team always goes above and beyond with their work and never fails to please'
Sep 01, 2023

Westmount Gardens residents and team members

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Twin Lakes Terrace kicks off monthly Star of Excellence program
This new initiative gives residents, families and staff a chance to recognize team members who go above and beyond
Aug 30, 2023

A 16-year Twin Lakes Terrace team member is the

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Landmark Market opens to help residents with their shopping needs
Residents can shop at an in-house store every second Wednesday to buy a wide array of items
Aug 28, 2023

Landmark Village has created its own in-house

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Fond memories, changes and lots of love mark three-decade career for S&R team member
Teresa Randal