Chippawa Creek Team Shines at Alzheimer’s Walk, Raising Funds and Awareness The Alzheimer’s Walk held in May for the Niagara Falls region was a resounding success, bringing together individuals, families, and organizations with a common goal: to support the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. Among the participants, the Chippawa Creek team demonstrated their dedication to making […]
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Independent and Assisted Living Communities Are Having Few Applicants For Care Aide Jobs Despite Job Training Incentives
Mountain Lake Seniors Community in Nelson B.C is searching for people who are looking for a rewarding career in Seniors Care, and since launching the initiative with the BC government, to pay 44 people to be trained as health care aides, only 10 appliances have come in. Site Leader at Mountain Lake Seniors Community, Tami […]
Cathy Baysic, Courtyard Terrace Recreation Coordinator wins 2023 BC Care Provider of the Year Award in Assisted Living
We are so excited to share that Cathy Baysic, the Recreation Coordinator at Park Place Seniors Living’s seniors community Courtyard Terrace, won the 2023 BC Care Provider of the Year Award in Assisted Living!
Sunridge Place Resident Awarded National Order of the Legion Honour
On November 17th, Sunridge Place was honoured to be part of the National Order of the Legion ceremony for resident and Canadian veteran, Fernand Labrie. This ceremony was led by the Consul General of France in British Columbia, Nicolas Baudouin.
Alberta Premier, Danielle Smith visits River Ridge Seniors Village in Medicine Hat, Alberta
The residents and staff at River Ridge Seniors Village in Medicine Hat, AB were pleased to host Alberta Premier Danielle Smith on November 3rd. Brooks-Medicine Hat is Danielle Smith’s home constituency.
Quesnel’s Maeford Place joins Park Place Seniors Living family
Park Place Seniors Living welcomes its newest home, Maeford Place, acquired in August of 2022.
Silverado Creek Seniors Community – Grand Opening
Silverado Creek Seniors Community, located in South Calgary, AB had their Grand Opening celebration on July 14, 2022.
Silverado Creek Seniors Community – Stampede Week Grand Opening Celebration
Silverado Creek officially opened in September 2021 with 129 brand-new long-term care beds with access to modern amenities and the best in care standards and service in South Calgary. With the support of the Ministry of Health which provided a $5.18 million capital grant under the Affordable Supportive Living Initiative (ASLI), Park Place Seniors Living […]
Karim Chagani from Cascade Gardens featured by BC Care for National Volunteer week!
Heartiest congratulations to volunteer Karim Chagani from Cascade Gardens in Burnaby who has been featured by the BC Care Providers Association for National Volunteer Week, April 24 to 30, 2022! National Volunteer Week takes place from April 24 – 30 and provides an opportunity to recognize and pay tribute to Canada’s 24 million volunteers. This year’s […]
Park Place People: Big Support for Team Tee-Shirt Initiative
The COVID-19 pandemic has been an unprecedented challenge for our teams in long term care, assisted living, supportive living, and independent living. With teams in BC, Alberta, and Ontario, in both urban and more rural communities, we have learned so much together about pandemic safety and teamwork.
Park Place Seniors Living Supports Free Health Care Aid Training Program in BC
BC’s current climate has highlighted the important need for increased education and training opportunities in seniors’ care. Recently, the BC Care Provider Association (BCCPA), secured a new Community Workforce Response grant of over $800,000 to train 48 students interested in pursuing careers as health care assistants. The funding will cover the entire cost of tuition […]
Message from Park Place Seniors Living President, Al Jina
Keeping our residents safe and well cared during this Pandemic requires our front line staff to come to work and be safe while providing care and service. In order for them to do so means for them to have the necessary personal protective equipment (PPE), such as masks, gowns, and gloves.
Thank You to Our Local Heroes
A sincere thank you was extended to firefighters who battled the summer’s Mt. Hicks wildfire at a dinner on Friday, October 12th. Members from Kent Harrison Search and Rescue, Agassiz, Popkum, Harrison, Seabird and BC Wildfire were invited to the buffet-style dinner at the Agassiz Seniors Community (formerly Cheam Village) where community members got a […]
Park Place acquires 4 new locations in Agassiz and Grande Prairie
We are excited to welcome 4 new locations to the Park Place family in Agassiz, BC and Grande Prairie, AB.
Park Place Earns 2018 Accreditation with Commendation Canada Designation
Park Place Seniors Living completed its Accreditation Canada Survey during the week of May 28, 2018 with flying colours. A total of 6 surveyors visited 20 care homes as well as corporate head office. A big thank you to all Park Place managers and staff who worked very hard to prepare for the survey.
Benevolence Care Centre – Now Open in Edmonton
Park Place Seniors Living welcomed its newest home of 99 Long Term Care beds, Benevolence Care Centre, on April 12th, 2018. Located in Edmonton, Alberta construction of the residence began in June of 2016 and employs over 100 professional staff. The brand new 82,000 square foot care centre features private rooms. On-site special amenities include: […]