Protecting Ontario’s Turtles at Delmanor Glen Abbey

Turtles are disappearing in Ontario, but through education and information, more people in Ontario are learning how to help protect and conserve Ontario’s native turtles and the habitats in which they live. The Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre, (home of the Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre) is a registered charity whose goal it is to protect and […]

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 […]

Ice Cream Truck Treats at Delmanor Glen Abbey

Who doesn’t love ice cream on a warm summer day? Nothing makes ice cream taste even better than when it arrives in an ice cream truck surrounded by your friends! There is something about an ice cream truck that brings an added layer of nostalgia and fun to any event. The Delmanor Glen Abbey Residents […]

Steeped in History! The Story of Tea

Residents of Delmanor Glen Abbey were treated to a presentation focused on the world’s most widely consumed beverage, tea! According to Chinese legend, tea originated around 2750 BC and was found to have medicinal properties. The story is that an Emperor was boiling water when a leaf fell into his pot creating a delicious flavour, […]

Retirement Celebration at Delmanor Glen Abbey

Delmanor Retirement Communities is not only a highly sought after location to spend your retirement years, it is also a very desirable place of employment due to its exceptional standards and high level of staff satisfaction. Each of the Delmanor team members share a common trait and that is their dedication to the residents, and […]

Delmanor Glen Abbey Gives Back

Throughout the year the residents of Delmanor Glen Abbey have come together through various methods of fundraising to collect money towards the Ian Anderson House. The Ian Anderson House is Ontario’s first in-resident cancer hospice that offers without charge, quality end-of-life palliative care by trained medical professionals for those who cannot be given the necessary […]

Delmanor Glen Abbey Residents Explore Hamilton

Delmanor Glen Abbey explorers have an insatiable hunger for new experiences and to savor the sights and sounds of everything Canada has to offer. A recent Hamilton Waterfront Trolley provided the next adventure to be conquered! This group of Delmanor Glen Abbey residents boarded the trolley on a beautiful summer day taking in breathtaking views […]

Resident & Student Workshop at Delmanor Glen Abbey

At Delmanor Glen Abbey we believe that the more opportunities to incorporate multi-generational programming, the better! Youth of various ages from the Community Youth Action Network in Oakville joined the excited residents of Delmanor Glen Abbey to create wonderful mini potted plants and treasured memories. Residents with hands that have been tending to greenery for decades were able […]

Celebrating Young Talent at Delmanor Glen Abbey

Children of any age bring laughter, joy and love to any room they enter.  Young talent is always appreciated and admired by the residents of Delmanor Glen Abbey. This month residents welcomed with open arms young James Healy, a remarkable 4 year old, for a solo violin performance.   James captured the audiences attention with […]