Posted on Dec 22, 2016Season's Greetings to all our clients, caregivers, donors, supporters, staff, volunteers and community members. Each of you contributed to making St. Paul's L'Amoreaux Centre a special place this year and we look forward to spending time with you in 2017! If you're looking to donate for the the current tax year & in the spirit of the holiday season, please consider making a tax-deductible donation to our general fund here. Your support helps to improve & transform the lives of seniors everyday.
Posted on Nov 29, 2016Zahra Abdille was the first Nurse Practitioner with our Geriatric Assessment and Intervention Network (GAIN) community team. As one of the first members of our team, she became highly regarded for her clinical skills and kind, gentle nature. Her friendliness, knowledge, and professionalism made her a valued member of our community.
Posted on Nov 15, 2016In the year 2000, November 22 was recognized as National Housing Strategy Day. Events include awareness raising about housing and focusing on the needs of individual communities (The Homless Hub). According to a 2014 report by the Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP), statistics show that 12% of seniors live in poverty. That percentage amounts to approximately 600,000 people, most of whom are seniors living alone and struggling financially.