News & Blog | Baptist Housing

News & Blog

On Mother’s Day we think immediately of… our mothers! But have you considered how you’re going to show your grandmother you love her this year? Your grandmother was there through it all too – the...
“They’re like my children…” Wilda Wolf is telling me about her paintings. I’ve arrived at her suite in Shannon Oaks Vancouver and she has used her couch, armchairs and coffee table to humbly...
April 22, 2015 I What do you get when you ask 220 Independent & Assisted Living seniors and 496 Team Members to go through their homes and closets for unwanted and unused items? You get three...
CEO Howard Johnson begins our spring newsletter with an Easter greeting: "Spring is a time for blossoming into fullness and I cannot help but think that the freshness and vitality of spring are...
The prospect of moving into smaller spaces is often daunting simply because of an excess of stuff collected over many years. You may have shelves of momentos and knickknacks from ages past – and...
Music can calm chaotic brain activity, reduce aggressive behaviours and enable a person to regain connection to others. For Residents who suffer from cognitive issues, listening to personalized...
“I don’t like tulips. You know? Because, I see them like plastic. They are too shiny.”I am meeting with a man named Sylvester at Grandview Towers, one of our seniors rental housing buildings  in...
Living clutter-free can be a perennial battle. Every spring, it seems that you can get rid of a few more things that have somehow accumulated over the past year. Here are some tips for maintaining a...
Valentine’s Day is considered a day for lovers to express and celebrate their love. But have you also considered it an opportunity to express how much you care for your elderly loved ones?Here are a...
One of the most common practices for New Year's is making New Year's resolutions. But what you may not know is that New Year's is celebrated in many other unique ways all over the globe! Check out...

Pages