Whitby Community Information Session

On July 7th 2021, Delmanor hosted a community information session, open to residents of West Whitby. This meeting was also attended by councillors of the area, including local ward councillor, Diedre Newman. The session was an informal discussion, intended not only to share our enthusiasm for becoming part of the community, but to provide local […]

Benefits of Gardening for Seniors

Seniors can benefit from gardening in many ways. From burning calories, to muscle strengthening, gardening gets the body moving by requiring bending, squatting, stretching and pulling. Gardening a few hours a week provides a great physical workout to help keep seniors fit and strong. Planning out gardens and deciding what to plant, along with the […]

Senior Dining Association 2020 Winner – Chef Divakar Raju

By Senior Dining Association – Click here to read original article. SDA is pleased to announce its 2020 International Award Winners for their hard work and dedication to the industry. Harris Ader, Founder of SDA, presented each recipient – across North America and Canada – with their award through virtual celebrations last week.  Corporate Dining Executive of the […]

Thanksgiving at Delmanor Glen Abbey

Although things were a little different this year, the Residents of Delmanor Glen Abbey still enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving celebrating everything they have to be grateful for. The delicious feast consisted of butternut squash soup, cranberry and apple salad and either roasted turkey or honey ham. When the Residents thought they couldn’t eat another bite, […]

Best Activities for a Healthy Mind and Body

No matter your age, exercise is vital to your well-being. It keeps you strong, flexible and stable and is an important element of independence and longevity. “Physical activity creates new pathways in the brain and strengthens old pathways” says Delmanor LivingWell™ coach Karen Hatch. If fitness is new in your life, start slow, says Hatch. […]

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, […]

Safe, Secure and Happy at Delmanor Prince Edward

Reassuring routines with fun socially distant activities are keeping the Delmanor Prince Edward residents entertained, safe and happy. For many of our residents staying connected with family and friends is key to their happiness. This is why we have worked to maintain many of our familiar daily activities with some changes, while using technology and […]

A Hole in One at Delmanor Glen Abbey!

As the weather warms up, many residents are missing many of the spring activities that they normally enjoy. One particular resident at Delmanor Glen Abbey expressed that he was sad that he could not get started on his spring golf practicing. The Delmanor team sprung into action and provided this resident with an indoor putting […]

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” […]