Armco Capital Transfers Ownership of its Willow Tree Tower Property to Shannex Group of Companies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 27, 2020 Armco Capital transfers ownership of its Willow Tree Tower property A new Parkland Lifestyle Residences community, owned by the Shannex group of companies, will offer a new option for active adults in one of Halifax’s most beautiful and iconic neighbourhoods HALIFAX, N.S. – Armco Capital announced today it has…

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Shannex Issues Call for Applications for its Resident and Family Advisory Committee

[:en]We are currently seeking applications for our Resident and Family Advisory Committee. Learn more about how you can support continuously improving the quality of care and services we provide.[:]

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Sarah's Sound Approach - Great Connections

Few people are as passionate about music as Sarah Condran, who works as a music therapist at Arborstone Enhanced Care in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Sarah is a very important part of resident life at Arborstone. Through the weekly programming she offers to young adults and seniors alike, she has seen first hand just how calming…

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Spreading the Love in Cape Breton - Great Connections

When Breton Ability Centre reached out to their community to help make this Valentine’s Day a special one for residents, Harbourstone Enhanced Care knew they were the right people to answer the call. Residents, teams and family members at Harbourstone came together to support their community by handcrafting over 100 valentines to be handed out…

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Great Connections - Cupid Lands at the Lakes: Genevieve & Eric

What better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than with a story about love? When Genevieve started her new beginning at Parkland at the Lakes (PAL) almost two years ago, the last thing she expected was to fall in love with the boy next door. Just two months after Genevieve moved in, a handsome fellow named…

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Great Connections - Love at the Lakes: The Story of Anna and Bob

Anna has always had a passion for travel. In 1960, Anna and three of her friends set out from Newfoundland on a daring adventure: to work their way across Canada! Little did Anna know that her life would change forever on her very first stop. The four women began their journey in Halifax, Nova Scotia,…

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Great Connections - Maureen's Music for Mental Health

Maureen Banyard, a resident at Parkland at the Gardens, is a campaign champion. Maureen’s most recent cause is fundraising for the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia. This campaign is centered around Music for Mental Health, a day-long event full of activities, presentations and music focused on promoting positive mental health at Parkland at the…

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Great Connections - Connecting Across Generations

Every fall, residents of Parkland in the Valley enjoy lively Tuesday mornings with grade three and five students from Quispamsis Elementary School. Students and residents get to know each other by reading together, playing show and tell and engaging in one-on-one interviews. To help everyone get acquainted, the first visit is a show and tell,…

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Letter to our Valued Community: Parkstone Enhanced Care

Parkstone Enhanced Care Actions Department of Health and Wellness Findings December 12, 2019 To our valued community, Following a lengthy investigation, the Department of Health and Wellness has released the details of its findings related to a complaint under the Protection for Persons in Care Act concerning the care of a young adult who lived…

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Update for Debert Court and Victoria Way (Cedarstone)

Please click here for more information about the current situation with Debert Court and Cedarstone Enhanced Care (Victoria Way). 

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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

[:fr]Désolé, cet article est seulement disponible en anglais. [:]

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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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