Exploring Canada’s “Growing Pains” with Delmanor Prince Edward

Canada’s “Growing Pains” were a period of excitement & upheaval.  It was a time of intense social and economic pressure that created new conditions for change.  This informative, interactive presentation allowed the audience to better enjoy and appreciate Canadian Life during these formative years of our country’s history.  Ms. Harris enlightened the residents to the […]

Delmanor Northtown Featured The Best Decades of Fashion

We all have a favourite decade when it comes to fashion. If you enjoy beautiful fabric and great designers the way many of the residents do at Delmanor Northtown, you would have enjoyed a recent afternoon seeing  fashions that were featured from the period of 1920-1950.  Norma Hillyer-Shephard is a Mobile Millinery Museum Director. She […]

A Chapter a Day Keeps the Doctor Away…

There is nothing more relaxing than sitting down with a good book during the lazy days of summer. Seniors who regularly enjoy reading are doing more than just enjoying a great story. There have been studies to show that reading helps older adults reduce stress, improve memory, have better quality sleep and may even extend […]

Optimizing Brain Health at Delmanor Northtown

When asked, almost everyone likes the idea of living a healthy life and optimizing their brain function. Delmanor Northtown welcomed Judy Chu, a registered Kinesiologist, adult educator, student mentor, community volunteer, and fitness & health specialist. Retired from Baycrest Center after many years, Judy understands first hand the common fear of aging and the desire […]

Celebrating Delmanor Day 2019!

One of the many goals that Delmanor team members focus on each day with their residents, is to provide a sense of community, family and belonging. It’s all part of delivering The Delmanor Experience each and every day! Each year, residents and team members from all five Delmanor Communities come together for a day of […]

Cycling Without Age at Delmanor Prince Edward!

On a sunny summer afternoon, “Cycling Without Age Toronto” visited Delmanor Prince Edward. Cycling Without Age is a movement that started in 2012 in Denmark, with the mission of taking older adults who can no longer ride bicycles on a journey down memory lane.  This was a wonderful visit that reminded residents what it felt […]

Delmanor Northtown Thank Their Wonderful Volunteers

Delmanor Northtown is a vibrant and active community and their amazing team of volunteers play a big part in that!  Selflessly, the Northtown Volunteers share their talent and time to run wonderful activities, assist with many special events, take on fundraising projects, create beautiful gardens and so much more! We are so lucky to have […]

Steps to LivingWell

Even though March is just around the corner, the cold weather and lack of strong sunshine can result in the February blahs that don’t thaw until spring. It’s that time of year when our energy drops, exercise dwindles and our new year’s resolutions lose their zest! There are many ways to stay energized and healthy […]

Out of the cold Sock Drive

Our first ever “Out of the Cold Sock Drive” was embraced by residents and team members from all of our Delmanor properties! Our friendly competition between sister sites raised a whopping 912 pairs of socks! This initiative is to support homelessness in our community by providing as many new pairs of socks as we can. Socks […]

Steps to LivingWell

December is typically a busy month with social engagements, house guests, visiting, shopping and all the other “to-dos”, and can be stressful and overwhelming for many. The holidays can bring additional stress from multiple travel plans, changes in routines and even seasonal depression. Try these five helpful tips to minimize your stress. Set realistic goals: […]