Honoring Veterans Through Music at Delmanor Elgin Mills

Delmanor Elgin Mills held a musical event with Skylark Vocal Trio, a dynamic music act that brought their Remembrance Day show to the Elgin Mills residents. It is important to everyone at Elgin Mills to honor Veterans. Finding different ways to show respect and give thanks to our Veterans is always top of the resident’s […]

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 […]

Wine Tasting Event with Delmanor Elgin Mills!

Having many options for exploring new things is important at every age. The Delmanor Elgin Mills team always strives to bring new programs and excursions to their residents, whether it be in the Delmanor bus visiting local attractions and events or having an exciting seminar held right at home, there is a program for every […]

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 Elgin Mills Visits Ripley’s Aquarium!

Delmanor Elgin Mills residents recently spent a wonderful day at the undersea world of Toronto’s Ripley’s Aquarium. The excitement began on the bus to Ripley’s when it was discovered that half of the residents on the trip had never been to the popular ten year old Toronto tourist attraction! The Elgin Mills residents spent the […]

Learning the Role of an Executor in Ontario

A seminar was held at Delmanor Northtown that examined the role & responsibilities of an Executor in Ontario and ways to help prepare an Executor for the future. Whether you are considering taking on this role, or in the process of selecting the right person to handle your estate, there is much to consider. An […]

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, […]

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 […]