August 1, 2023

National Nursing Week

Parkland Saint John celebrated Nursing Week by holding an event for the many retired nurse residents.

We all Scream for Ice Cream

Caritas residents enjoying ice cream from the Play Dough ice cream truck!

Easter in New Brunswick

Easter was celebrated at Faubourg du Mascaret with an Easter egg hunt for everyone to enjoy!

Tutus and Talent

Dancers from Halifax Dance visited Parkland at the Gardens to perform ballet and hip-hop routines. Residents enjoyed
the beautiful costumes and energetic moves.

SPCA Donation

Lifestyle Consultant Sandra O’Donnell from Parkland Fredericton delivered a $500 donation to the SPCA on behalf of residents. Money was raised through a resident yard sale.

Dementia Care

Beth House, from the Alzheimer’s Society of Nova Scotia, presented an educational session at Parkland at the Gardens on how to better understand and interact with people living with dementia.

Carnival Fun a Thomas Hall

Residents and team members’ children enjoyed an intergenerational carnival at Thomas Hall. The afternoon was filled with music, a magician, popcorn, games and prizes.

Conference in Niagara

Angie Collett, Lisa Snodgrass, Sarah Mahmoud and Cindy Marble at the Gerontological Nursing Association conference in Niagara Falls presenting the development of clinical guidelines for using the Tenera nurse call system.

Neill Hall Memorial Service

Neill Hall recently hosted a memorial service where butterflies were released. The beautiful orange butterflies, which symbolize a visit from a loved one, were released at the event in memory of Neill Hall residents who have passed.

Donut Day at Ryan Hall

Ryan Hall celebrated National Donut Day; team members were served a sweet treat for the amazing work they do.

Mother’s Day in the Gardens

Ryan Hall celebrated National Donut Day; team members were served a sweet treat for the amazing work they do.

Father’s Day

Father’s Day was celebrated at Parkland on the Glen with an international beer tasting. Five different beers from Poland, Slovak, Ireland, Turkey and Austria.

Enjoying the Outdoors

Pauline Piers, resident at Parkland West Bedford, enjoys getting outdoors and walking around her community everyday. She even goes out multiple times a day!


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