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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Berries with a Beat at Delmanor Elgin Mills!

Delmanor Elgin Mills celebrated one of everyone’s favourite part of summer, strawberries! The Delmanor Elgin Mills residents invited guests from the community for a Victorian Strawberry Social to indulge in all things strawberry! Guests were entertained by Natalia Kolacz-Koulinich on keyboard with Lilac on vocals performing music for the event with many of the songs […]

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 […]