Seniors

Why the time is right for senior living in Red Deer

Envisioning a retirement community where seniors thrive today, and tomorrow

  • Oct 12, 2020

 

Frozen meal program for Red Deer-area seniors surges in popularity

‘It helps them stay safe’ in the pandemic

 

Red Deer seniors fish for trout

Outdoor pandemic activity

  • Sep 18, 2020

 

How can you help? Red Deer seniors’ residence seeks volunteer support

If there’s anything the current COVID-19 pandemic has shown us, it’s that…

  • Apr 27, 2020

Red Deer County’s seniors residence shares how they are adapting to the new norm amidst COVID-19

The Hamlets at Red Deer undertakes extra precautions daily to prevent contamination

  • Mar 30, 2020

Red Deer Hospice residents connecting with family

Staff and visitors being screened

Lights, camera, action! Film fest comes to Gasoline Alley

Senior retirement community serves as social hub for Red Deer events

  • Mar 9, 2020

Central Alberta seniors say the region can’t afford to lose more long-term care beds

Review recommends turning some LTC beds into supportive living beds in Alberta

More Red Deerians are encouraged to become ‘snow angels’ for neighbours

Many seniors are looking for help with snow clearing

Shortfalls in seniors’ health programs to be discussed at Red Deer forum

More nursing home spots, universal medication coverage are needed

Admission freeze lifted at Lacombe long-term care facility

Admission to Lacombe Hospital and Care Centre stopped last spring after care issues uncovered

Officials separate couple after 73 years: ‘I listened to my mother weep’

PERTH-ANDOVER, N.B. — An elderly New Brunswick couple bid a tearful goodbye…

Ponoka seniors residence staff unionize

About 30 workers at Sunrise Village Ponoka join AUPE

Sylvan Lake council turns down proposed seniors complex

The 57-unit adult care residence was proposed for site near 44th Street and 50A Ave.

Seniors Week offers free recreation

Seniors get free entry to all city recreation facilities next week