Cuisine, COVID-19, and caring for vulnerable communities

By Divakar Raju – Click here to read original article. A case study on health and safety from the kitchens of Delmanor retirement living When you work in the industry of serving older adults, health and safety is key. One of the harsh realities we have been preparing for our entire career, but hope to never face, […]

Delmanor Glen Abbey Introduces the Leather Craft Club!

A unique new club has been created at Delmanor Glen Abbey called the Leather Craft Club. Residents began by being taught basic skills and eventually will create their own pair of moccasins! Creating hand-made items from leather is a somewhat lost skill in this day and age. Learning unique crafts is a very rewarding experience […]

Classical Piano Concerto Entertains a Full House at Delmanor Northtown

A chili Sunday afternoon did not stop residents and guests from descending on Delmanor Northtown’s Willowdale Lounge to enjoy the musical stylings of classical pianist Shaya Petroff and baritone Bradley Christiansen. The duo performed favourites from operatic arias and musical theatre, to lesser known German lieder. A particularly crowd-rousing tune was Frederick Loewe’s “C’est Moi” […]

Passport to the World Continues at Delmanor Prince Edward

The very popular ‘Passport to the World’ Series had its most recent stop at Delmanor Prince Edward with a ‘Welcome to Egypt’ demonstration with a focus on Roz bil laban, or Egyptian rice pudding. Rice pudding is a common dessert in many countries, with each country having its own unique twist. Delmanor Prince Edward residents […]

Delmanor Prince Edward Hosts a Wine & Food Fundraising Gala!

Delmanor Prince Edward Residents, family members and community guests came together in Prince Edwards’s beautiful dining room and Old Mill Pub for a fundraising evening in support of St. Joseph’s Health Centre. The exquisite evening began with guests arriving to the tranquil atmosphere that was enhanced by the soothing piano sounds that filled the drawing […]

Delmanor Northtown’s Afternoon with Peter Fisher

A musically spectacular afternoon was spent with residents and guests at Delmanor Northtown with the prestigious Peter Fisher. Mr. Peter Fisher is an accomplished British Violinist that has performed for audiences for over thirty years.  He has established his own Ensemble, ‘The Chamber Ensemble of London’, in his hometown of London, England. Peter has travelled extensively […]

Dancing into Autumn at Delmanor Northtown

Did you know that research has shown that dancing improves strength and muscle function in seniors? It also helps to improve balance and flexibility that lead to better stability and fewer injuries. Seniors that dance have shown to have improved cardiovascular health which helps to decrease their chances of developing heart disease. Dancing is fun […]

Passport to the World, Delmanor Prince Edward Highlights Japan

Japan was the featured country for the month of September as part of Delmanor Prince Edward’s “Passport to the World” Program. Residents and guests were entertained by Japanese Kabucki dancers who performed to a rich blend of music, with dance, mime, and spectacular costuming. Kabuki has been a major theatrical art form in Japan for […]

Delmanor Glen Abbey Hosts Lianne Harris Presentation~ India-Her 10,000 Year Journey

Lianne Harris is a social studies resource specialist for the Toronto District School Board that has honed her many years of teaching history into engaging, dynamic experiences enjoyed by a variety of audiences. To date, Lianne has taught over 70,000 students and teachers in her interactive and inspiring presentations that are geared to audiences of […]