Dog Obedience & Skill Training Show Came to Delmanor Elgin Mills!

Dogs are well known to provide significant benefits for seniors’ mental, physical, and emotional health. The companionship of dogs has been known to reduce stress and lower blood pressure. Having a dog may even improve or help to prevent depression and anxiety in seniors. Ginny Neher is a professional dog trainer that serves York Region, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hello Summer Celebration!

The long awaited end of June finally arrived and Delmanor Northtown residents welcomed the glorious month of July with open arms and a celebration! With three beautiful garden terraces at Delmanor Northtown and the warm summer weather upon them, the residents could not wait to take their energy and excitement over the arrival of summer […]

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 […]

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 […]

BBQ at Mill Pond Park!

Nestled among the trees is Mill Pond Park, a very popular outdoor recreation and entertainment spot located in Richmond Hill. The Mill Pond provides year round activities for people of all ages. It is home to summer concerts, great hiking trails, friendly ducks and a winter carnival with ice skating! In recognition of Senior’s Month, […]

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, […]

Wynford’s Trip To St. Lawrence Market and Chef Demonstration

Each month throughout 2017, Delmanor Wynford has celebrated a different Province and Territory to honour Canada’s sesquicentennial anniversary. In August, Delmanor Wynford residents celebrated Nova Scotia, and what better way than to enjoy some fresh Nova Scotia Lobster! Chef James Gordon conducts monthly Chef Demonstrations at Delmanor Wynford, and decided to take residents to St. Lawrence […]