Positive Employee COVID-19 Case at Lewis Hall

March 28, 2020 We can confirm that an employee who works at Lewis Hall in Dartmouth has tested positive for COVID-19. Their positive diagnosis is linked to close contact with another case in the Halifax area. Lewis Hall is not a licensed long term care home. It is a private retirement living community. The individual…

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More Than a Day of Beauty - A Great Connection

Going to the hair salon is about so much more than an appointment to get your hair done, it’s an opportunity to socialize and a chance to catch up with friends. With salons being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Wellness Coaches at Parkland Fredericton stepped up to make sure residents didn’t miss this important…

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COVID-19 Update: March 23, 2020 – An update to our valued community

An update to our valued community,  Today, I want to take a moment to share another update and message of solidarity and preparedness during what is certainly an unsettling time for all of us. Going forward I plan on continuing with these updates once a week.  As of Sunday, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia…

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Love Will Find a Way - A Great Connection

COVID-19 has impacted us all and we have taken steps to make sure our communities stay healthy and safe. However, while staying well and protecting seniors remains our top priority, this has made connections between family members a little challenging. We recognize these relationships are vital to residents and loved ones. We will continue to…

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COVID-19 Update: March 19, 2020 - Keeping Residents Engaged

We know these are challenging and uncertain times given visitor restrictions and group activity cancellation amid the COVID-19 pandemic. We want to reassure you that our team of Great People are doing everything they can to ensure residents are safe and engaged. CLICK HERE for information for residents and family members to help stay connected…

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COVID-19 Update: March 17, 2020 – Frequently asked questions for residents and families

General information about COVID-19 I have a loved one in a Shannex Long Term Care community I have a loved one in a Parkland Retirement Living / Lifestyle Residences Community

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Bridgeview Hall Opening is Delayed

Due to circumstances related to the COVID-19 Pandemic and out of an abundance of caution, the move of residents from Miramichi Senior Citizens Home to Bridgeview Hall that was planned for April 1, 2020 will be postponed.  This is a decision the leadership teams including the Board of Directors from Miramichi Senior Citizens Home and…

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COVID-19 Update: March 16, 2020 - An update to our valued community

Our valued community,  Given the rapidly evolving situation over the weekend related to COVID-19, I wanted to personally provide an update today to our valued community. We have been posting updates daily to our website since the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic. This practice will continue, and we would ask all families and…

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COVID-19 Update: March 15, 2020 - All Shannex, Parkland and Faubourg communities are currently closed to visitors.

Update: March 15, 2020 Shannex, Parkland and Faubourg communities are currently closed to visitors to protect residents and team members. As of today, there are no cases of COVID-19 in any of our communities. Please contact a member of the management team at your community if you have any questions. For the latest updates on…

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COVID-19 Update: March 13, 2020

Update: March 13, 2020 The COVID-19 Coronavirus situation is evolving rapidly. As of today, there are no cases of COVID-19 in any of our communities. In keeping with our proactive approach to protecting the health and security of everyone in our communities we are taking the extraordinary measure of closing our communities to visitors at…

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Walk for Alzheimer's

[:en]Thank you to everyone who participated in, donated to, or supported the Walk for Alzheimer’s events this year. This was our first year as presenting sponsor in New Brunswick and we continued the tradition of sponsoring the Nova Scotia walks as well.[:]

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The July 2017 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

[:en]This issue is full over beautiful photos and heartwarming stories about the Great People of Shannex. Clients, families and employees have been very busy over the spring being social, trying new things and celebrating each other.[:]

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Team Shannex supports Coldest Night of the Year

For the last two years Brad Dykens, a CCA from Orchard Court, has led Team Shannex in participating in the Coldest Night of the Year, a fundraiser for hungry, homeless, and hurting individuals and families across Canada. The Shannex Team went above and beyond this year and exceeded their fundraising goal by raising approximately $4,000.…

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Pink Shirt Day

Today, February 22nd, Shannex employees are wearing pink shirts (or scrubs) in support of Pink Shirt Day. We know that bullying is not only a problem on school grounds—it happens around boardroom tables, in lunch rooms and in many social settings. Everyone deserves to be respected and we want everyone to feel safe, supported and…

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RESCHEDULED: Parkland at the Lakes - Phase 2 hosts job fair Dec. 12

UPDATE: Please note that the 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. session has been rescheduled due to weather conditions. It will now take place on Wednesday, December 14th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Parkland at the Lakes – Phase 2 is excited to host a Job Fair on December 12, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. to…

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Doctor Bill Thomas and the Age of Disruption

[:en]Shannex is proud to be the premier sponsor for the Atlantic Canadian leg of Doctor Bill Thomas’ Age of Disruption Tour. One of the most innovative and creative thinkers working in medicine today, he will make a series of stops across Nova Scotia and New Brunswick in June.[:]

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2016 Walk for Alzheimer’s, Presented by Shannex

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Talk About Health in Clayton Park

[:en]Shannex has partnered with the Nova Scotia Health Authority to host a series of conversations that will give you the opportunity to share your opinions. Join us for Talk About Health[:]

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Talk About Health Cape Breton

[:en]Clients and members of the public are invited to attend an important discussion about healthcare in Nova Scotia.[:fr]Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en anglais.[:]

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Talk About Health at Parkland at the Gardens

[:en]Nova Scotia is spending more and more money on health care, but Nova Scotians aren’t getting any healthier. This is a big challenge and the health system can’t solve this problem alone. We need your help![:fr]Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en anglais.[:]

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The Winter 2019 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

The theme of people coming together runs throughout this issue of Connections. Whether it’s Caritas Residence and Mount Saint Vincent University partnering to offer students volunteer opportunities, residents, team members and friends organizing cat therapy visits at Parkland Clayton Park or everyone at Debert Court focusing on safety and going a full year without a…

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The Fall 2019 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

[:en]Happy Fall! This is always a favourite time of year for many reasons, but this year it was made sweeter by some of the exciting things going on at our Shannex, Parkland and Faubourg communities. Read all about it in the Fall Edition of Connections. [:]

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The Summer 2019 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

[:en]I think we can all agree that summer is a pretty great time of year no matter where you are. But the slower summer pace doesn’t affect activities at Shannex, Parkland or Faubourg communities. And the proof is in the pages of this issue of Connections.[:]

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The Spring 2019 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

[:en]Every year, this issue of Connections comes with warmer weather, spring blooms and time outside enjoying fresh air and sunshine.[:]

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The Winter 2018-2019 Issue of Connections is now available!

[:en]We are pleased to share the winter issue of Connections! The stories it contains shine a bright light on the deep sense of community that exists at every one of our Shannex, Parkland and Faubourg residences.[:]

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The October 2018 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

[:en]Welcome to the latest issue of Connections! This is the perfect time of year to reflect on all we have to be thankful for, and it is clear that many of you enjoy the opportunity to recognize and express gratitude for each other all year round.[:]

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The July 2018 Issue of Connections is now available!

[:en]The July issue of Connections is now available! With so many fun activities happening on our campuses during the spring and summer, its pages are full of smiles and great stories about our great people and the wonderful residents that inspire us every day.[:]

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Special Edition of Connections Now Available! Celebrating 30 Great Years

[:en]We are very proud to present this very special edition of Connections to commemorate our 30th anniversary. This edition features milestones and stories from the past 30 Great Years.[:]

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The December 2017 Issue of Connections is now available!

[:en]The December issue of Connections is now available! With the holiday season fast approaching, this issue is filled with many examples of the spirit of giving.[:]

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The October 2017 Issue of Connections is Now Available!

[:en]This issue is filled with amazing things happening at sites all across our organization. Read about the opening of our newest campus, Faubourg du Mascaret in Moncton, new construction projects in Miramichi and Etobicoke, Ontario, an update on Parkland Antigonish an some great renovations at Parkland Clayton Park.[:]

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